Let’s hear it for a job well done

Bob Vollmer is my new hero. He is retiring from the Indiana Department of...

Who can attract those swing voters?

Along the East River, which is not really a river (it is a 16-mile-long tidal estuary), perhaps...

A question about public access and a lesson from Hancock Co.

A change in the status quo last week brought up an interesting question about public access. And...

Historians roast the 1619 Project

The reviews of the 1619 Project are in. It is “a very unbalanced, one-sided...

Aberrant behavior in our White House

Merriam-Webster: Aberrant (n) 1: a group, individual, or structure that is not normal or typical: an aberrant...

It can be hard to keep all things in perspective

Although there are times when I am getting more information than I feel like I want or...

Autumn’s red dragonflies

“That the autumn season had begun is decided by the appearance of the red dragonfly.”—Japan Haiku poem.

Sports gambling a win-win for Indiana

What’s the easiest way to overcome a persistent crime? Make it legal.

A purr-fect idea: A bureaucratic diaspora

My reaction might not have been typical. I saw that photo of employees turning their backs on...

Election office requires transparency

When news first came out more than 1,100 ballots from the 2018 general election were discovered in...