• How Beth Shorten Is Doing Her Town Council Election Homework

    My son is not a fan of homework. I can’t blame him. Is there a kid out there who LIKES homework? Surely there must be some, but… When I was a kid, I wasn’t a fan of...

    • Posted 3 months ago
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  • What The Philippines Taught Me About Life In Verona

    The United States is a mixing pot of culture. A quick five-minute drive will give you the choices of Italian, Greek, or Thai food. You think that you know different cultures until you leave the safety of...

    • Posted 4 months ago
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  • There Is No THEM

    There is no THEM … there is only US. (Isn’t it fitting that US is also U.S.? UNITED States!) We may have differing opinions. We may have differing beliefs. But we are ALL human beings. (Yes, I’ve...

    • Posted 10 months ago
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  • Not Your Enemy, Not Fake

    Today, major newspapers around the country are publishing editorials to remind their readers that a free press is not their enemy, and to talk to them about the real work that goes into reporting the news. That...

    • Posted 11 months ago
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  • Editorial: Gun Control, Now

    It happened again yesterday. Another shooting at another American school. Another 17 young lives lost because we as a country have not had the spine to end, once and for all, America’s gun addiction. Since the 2012...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • Opinion: What Verona Must Stand For

    At the start of the 2017-2018 school year, the Verona public school district unveiled a poster that was created by students to spell out what we stand for in Verona. Maybe you saw it when we wrote...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • Krupp: Trump Retreat From Paris Climate Accord ‘Reckless’

    President Trump’s reckless decision to leave the Paris climate agreement will live in infamy. This is a retreat from America’s role as world leader – one that ignores overwhelming scientific evidence and the advice of more than...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • Op-Ed: The Facts About Social Security

    In recent weeks, I have seen Facebook posts about Social Security with “facts” that people are being asked to share. They make assertions about the Social Security tax rate and what Congress has done with the money....

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • Op-Ed: Trump Administration Attacks Bipartisan Legacy Of Health, Environmental Protection

    The most fundamental obligation of government is to protect its citizens. With its actions since January 20, the Trump Administration has signaled that it is abdicating that basic responsibility. Rather than working to protect the health of American...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • Op-Ed: Christie’s Legal Notices Smokescreen

    On Monday, after barely a week of discussion, New Jersey legislators will be voting on a bill championed by Gov. Chris Christie that would strip publication of legal notices from New Jersey’s news media. The measure is...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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