Paying up is a taxing job

Paying up is a taxing job

Recently, it became necessary for me to do some business with the state of Florida. I do not like doing business with the state of Florida. Many ̵...

March 26th, 2017 |  


Trump needs to take ownership of presidency

By Ron SherrillGuest ColumnistYou know what? Folks are right. President Trump needs to take ownership of his presidency, admit when he makes mistakes,...

March 26th, 2017 updated: March 26th, 2017. |  


Why I support Neil Gorsuch’s confirmation

Why I support Neil Gorsuch’s confirmation

In 2006, Republicans and Democrats alike came together to unanimously confirm a bright young lawyer named Neil Gorsuch as a federal appeals court judg...

March 26th, 2017 |  


It takes a carb-loaded village to raise a child

It takes a carb-loaded village to raise a child

When I was little, I thought The Fox and the House restaurant on the second floor of Lazarus was the most elite dining option in the world. The waitre...

March 24th, 2017 |  


A groundbreaking character finds her way to ‘Sesame Street’

A groundbreaking character finds her way to ‘Sesame Street’

For nearly 50 years, “Sesame Street” has taught American kids all the basics of childhood — letters, numbers, colors, sharing, manne...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Give a hand to good doctors

Give a hand to good doctors

National Doctors Day is March 30, and I am encouraging readers who have doctors whom they respect to take time to send a note to them. Your response m...

March 21st, 2017 |  


The renegade plants of China

The renegade plants of China

My mother loved honeysuckle.We had a bunch of it in our back yard. She loved the way it looked in the spring when it bloomed. She loved the fragrance ...

March 20th, 2017 |  


A final good-bye and last words

A final good-bye and last words

Most often when people die suddenly, it comes as a terrible shock to those left behind. There is no warning or opportunity to say “good-bye.R...

March 18th, 2017 |  


The folly of step therapy practices

The folly of step therapy practices

By Edward Goldberger, M.D., F.A.C.R.Guest ColumnistI am doctor of medicine. If you are my patient, I know your unique health needs on a very personal ...

March 18th, 2017 |  


Celebrating Women’s History Month

Celebrating Women’s History Month

Throughout March, we celebrate Women’s History Month. We reflect on the achievements of so many women – so often unrecognized – that...

March 17th, 2017 |