Area family’s story impacts Hollywood stars

A Norwell High School graduate’s fight for her life has caught the attention of a popular actress.

Everyone is wrong on skilled immigration

Tucker Carlson and Neil Patel The immigration debate in our country has been dominated by huge corporations...

Planning ahead for a birthday cake with 200 candles

An article appeared on my Twitter feed last week, and its attention-catching headline caused me to stop...

Will Democrats choose safety or risk?

When the economy shows signs of weakness, Wall Street analysts expect to see what they call a...

207 Members of Congress ask court to rethink Roe v. Wade

In March 2020, the Supreme Court will rule on the constitutionality of Louisiana’s new abortion law, which...

Finding a treasure that speaks to our time

If I ever doubted that I once lived at 822 Second Ave. in Joliet, Ill., or that...

Could Indiana feel the Bern?

Bernie Sanders is rising, and conventional wisdom is that a Democratic nomination of the Vermont Democratic socialist...

Something new and something old on ‘negativity’

Besides lists, which we listed last week, the end of one year and the beginning of another...

Makes you proud to be an American

Last week, six tourists were arrested at Machu Picchu after authorities said they damaged the site and...

Herb Lavender, love at first bite

Herb Lavender, as renamed at Angelkeep, simply had a common name of lavender. Scientifically the true name...