The Delaware Gazette- RSS OPINION Feed http://delgazette.com/section/OPINION http://delgazette.com/section/OPINION Thu, 29 Jan 2015 03:17:02 EST 1800 ‘Wishing, hoping won’t get it done’ http://delgazette.com/news/letters/151371567/Wishing-hoping-wont-get-it-done To the editor: Thu, 29 Jan 2015 02:41:02 EST Homeless issue must be addressed http://delgazette.com/news/editorial/151544067/Homeless-issue-must-be-addressed The plight of the homeless seems to be on the minds of many Delaware residents these days. Certainly the freezing temperatures and snowy landscape make the issue a life-and-death situation for anyone who does not have adequate shelter – and... Thu, 29 Jan 2015 01:16:03 EST ‘Schools need more arts education’ http://delgazette.com/news/letters/151461136/Schools-need-more-arts-education To the editor: Wed, 28 Jan 2015 04:26:03 EST Enjoying ‘The Buckeye Coast’ http://delgazette.com/news/opinion-opinion_columns/151519398/Enjoying-The-Buckeye-Coast Traveling has always been a favorite activity, even though spontaneity remains an ongoing challenge for me. Perfectionistic tendencies are not compatible with impromptu journeys. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 01:16:02 EST Challenging climate science http://delgazette.com/news/opinion_columns/151500138/Challenging-climate-science Recently, there have been several letters to the editor of this paper challenging the results of scientific climate change research. If the writers really want to improve our understanding of climate change, they are going about it all wrong. Here are... Tue, 27 Jan 2015 01:26:04 EST ‘Homeless have never been treated well’ http://delgazette.com/news/letters/151499435/Homeless-have-never-been-treated-well To the editor:I was saddened to read in the Jan. 15 issue of The Gazette about the homeless man who stole some food from an elderly woman (“Homeless man sentenced to a year in prison”). Mon, 26 Jan 2015 23:56:04 EST ‘Jindal opening a can of worms’ http://delgazette.com/news/letters/151460980/Jindal-opening-a-can-of-worms To the editor: Mon, 26 Jan 2015 03:16:03 EST Luna 9 got the job done http://delgazette.com/news/opinion_columns/151378243/Luna-9-got-the-job-done On Feb. 3, we celebrate the 49th anniversary of one of humanity's greatest technological achievements, the first soft landing on the moon. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 01:31:02 EST Gloria serves up peanut butter spread http://delgazette.com/news/opinion_columns/151470071/Gloria-serves-up-peanut-butter-spread Hello to one and all! Sun, 25 Jan 2015 14:31:03 EST ‘Great Decisions’ booklet at the library http://delgazette.com/news/opinion_columns/151378298/Great-Decisions-booklet-at-the-library One of the community programs that the Delaware County District Library has been involved with for many years is ”Great Decisions,” a free discussion series developed in 1954 by the Foreign Policy Association. Sat, 24 Jan 2015 04:41:02 EST GOP statements ‘empty, illogical’ http://delgazette.com/news/letters/151439494/GOP-statements-empty-illogical To the editor: Sat, 24 Jan 2015 04:36:04 EST Buckeye win pales to an even greater event http://delgazette.com/news/opinion_columns/151378437/Buckeye-win-pales-to-an-even-greater-event Last week I had a last-minute opportunity to go to the National College Football Championship game. Ron Sabatino, a friend and Buckeye Booster, had invited me to join him and his employees on the whirlwind same day-game day flight, and get back home... Fri, 23 Jan 2015 01:41:02 EST Michael Moore ‘absolute moron’ http://delgazette.com/news/letters/151423081/Michael-Moore-absolute-moron To the editor:If one were to look up the word “reprobate” in the dictionary, there certainly would be a picture of Michael Moore next to the entry. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 01:21:04 EST Grant will support water-quality study http://delgazette.com/news/opinion_columns/151378505/Grant-will-support-water-quality-study Last week, the U.S. Department of Agriculture announced that the Delaware, Knox, Licking and Morrow Soil and Water Conservation Districts would receive a $700,000 grant for water quality initiatives in the Upper Big Walnut Creek... Fri, 23 Jan 2015 01:11:02 EST An uncomfortable silence http://delgazette.com/news/opinion-opinion_columns/151378469/An-uncomfortable-silence “He shall from time to time give to the Congress information on the State of the Union.” Thu, 22 Jan 2015 23:36:03 EST ‘Your writings seem angry, negative’ http://delgazette.com/news/letters/151416730/Your-writings-seem-angry-negative To the editor:An open letter to Stefan Schemine: I have been faithfully reading your frequent Letters to the Editor and “Your View” column in the Delaware Gazette. Obviously, you are a concerned citizen. Thu, 22 Jan 2015 04:51:02 EST A father’s good example http://delgazette.com/news/opinion-opinion_columns/151416907/A-fathers-good-example If it wasn't for having a boss who is an avid New England Patriots fan, my football watching would have ended in the early hours of Jan. 13. The Ohio State Buckeyes became the first National Championship crowned collegiate football team, which... Thu, 22 Jan 2015 01:16:03 EST ‘Anti-American diatribes’ http://delgazette.com/news/letters/151392005/Anti-American-diatribes Shameful. Michael Moore, the original definition of pond scum, has the unmitigated gall to refer to American snipers as “cowards that would shoot you in the back.” Wed, 21 Jan 2015 06:51:02 EST Portman missing important info on Keystone http://delgazette.com/news/letters/151371795/Portman-missing-important-info-on-Keystone To the editor: Wed, 21 Jan 2015 05:51:04 EST Why does the pope support this scam? http://delgazette.com/news/letters/151175953/Why-does-the-pope-support-this-scam To the editor: Tue, 20 Jan 2015 05:01:05 EST