‘Ancient thinkers’ tackled Milky Way mystery

‘Ancient thinkers’ tackled Milky Way mystery

As we saw last week, that silvery streak of light in the sky, which has been for a long time called the Milky Way, confounded astronomers from ancient...

September 10th, 2018 |  


Internet full of positive, negative challenges

Internet full of positive, negative challenges

From the “Ice Bucket Challenge” to the “In My Feelings Challenge,” the internet has spurred and spread challenges of all kinds...

September 7th, 2018 |  


The cost of being healthy versus having a disease could make or break a budget. One year things cost one amount and the next is another story. This ho...

September 5th, 2018 |  



Getting to know the Milky Way galaxy

Getting to know the Milky Way galaxy

The late summer sky is crowned by the most beautiful — and mysterious — sight the universe has to offer us. The glorious Milky Way, a grea...

September 4th, 2018 |  


Where there’s a will, there’s your way

Where there’s a will, there’s your way

“I was after her for a number of years to do a trust. It would have expedited things and kept them out of probate and kept things private.”...

August 31st, 2018 |  


McCain ‘worthy of the title of hero’

I think I have written enough letters to the editor to have established my credentials as a dyed-in-the-wool liberal/progressive, but I have also atte...

August 30th, 2018 |  


Fact versus opinion

I hardly, if ever, respond to anyone who disagrees with my editorials. However, in the case of the Marconi missive published in the Gazette on Aug. 22...

August 30th, 2018 |  


Gloria’s got it ‘maid’

Gloria’s got it ‘maid’

What is better than an ordinary everyday life? Since I’m grown and have children of my own, I can better identify with what my mother used to sa...

August 27th, 2018 |  


Cosmic journey taken from chaise lounge

Cosmic journey taken from chaise lounge

If you missed this year’s excellent Perseid meteor shower, take heart. There’s always next time. Such events repeat themselves yearly. Nex...

August 27th, 2018 |  


Supreme Court gears up justice short

Supreme Court gears up justice short

“If we could get this all done by October 1st when the Supreme Court starts its new fall session, (that) would be ideal.”— Sen. Chuc...

August 24th, 2018 |