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Town close to falling into litigious Colony quagmire

Town close to falling into litigious Colony quagmire

Our community leaders are once again playing chicken with lawsuits, development rights and how to go about applying the rules in a fair and equitable manner. And it could all affect the outcome at the Colony as well as the chances that the Town gets sued.

September 25, 2016 | Posted in Opinion, Stephen Reid | Read More »

Ad misleads on Patrick Murphy’s resume

Ad misleads on Patrick Murphy’s resume

Murphy may be overselling his resume, but the ad also exaggerates when it says ‘never.’

September 25, 2016 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

Mexico — again

Mexico — again

One visit didn’t erase the earlier mistakes. The slander might still be there – in the minds of our neighbors.

September 25, 2016 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

China’s naval footprint grows

China’s naval footprint grows

A 90–acre plot is where Beijing is building its first overseas military outpost – a historic step that marks a bold new phase in its evolution as a world power.”

September 15, 2016 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

Silence on war, the candidates

Silence on war, the candidates

“War is terrible. It abuses the innocent and takes their lives, it wastes all kinds of treasure, it kills generations and whole cultures.”

September 5, 2016 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

The Song of Hiyasuckas

The Song of Hiyasuckas

Take a deep breath, my fellow citizens, before you choke on exhaust fumes and what the heck!

September 1, 2016 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

Win this one for the Gipper

Win this one for the Gipper

PETER O’CONNOR Staff Columnist oconnor@lbknews.com Win this one for the Gipper definition  Do this in memory of somebody you revere; attributed to Knute Rockne, coach of the Notre Dame football team, during a half-time pep talk at the 1928 Army–Notre Dame football game. Rockne told his team that a former player, George Gipp, had said [...]

September 1, 2016 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

The Trump referendum

The Trump referendum

Maybe Donald is thrilled that The Democrats are trying to make a race of it by making it a race about him – his favorite subject.

August 24, 2016 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

North end hotel plan needs better solution

North end hotel plan needs better solution

As you consider your vote on August 30, ask yourself these questions – is this the right project in the right place?

August 23, 2016 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

Primaries, questions

Primaries, questions

There are primaries to be run, and won, and in our town one referendum question to be decided. From the amount of direct mail received at my house there is no lack of interest.

August 23, 2016 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »