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But what about the children?

As per the norm now, I find that most political actions taken by the current administration come readily with the excuse of “this...

June 21, 2018 1:00 am


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Young's gesture now smacks of opportunism

The current crisis of the family-separation immigration policy is a prominent news story and beckons responses from our elected...

June 21, 2018 1:00 am


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'Consensus is clear'

For Indiana pediatricians, watching the media reports of children separated at the southern border of the United States is alarming for...

June 20, 2018 1:00 am


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Courting disaster

I used to love the federal courts. I thought it was the part of our government where ideas mattered most. Arguments were evaluated on...

June 19, 2018 1:00 am


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Let's team up for a trash solution

The deputy director of public works and the solid waste manager for the city came to the City Council table on May 16, 2017. They...

June 17, 2018 1:00 am


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The daddy-daughter connection

“Daughters see their self-worth in their fathers' eyes.” Although these words were written nearly a century ago, they still...

June 17, 2018 1:00 am


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Late-night laughs

Conan O'Brien

June 16, 2018 1:00 am


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Legacy Fund ideal source to tap for water lines

Last week, a few other councilmen and I were briefed on the city's deteriorating water utility infrastructure. The report of failing...

June 15, 2018 1:00 am


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CATS' PAUSE

It's been a year since Best Friends Animal Society and Maddie's Fund invested nearly $60,000 in our community's efforts to reduce animal...

June 15, 2018 1:00 am


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Hope House helps new family bond far from home

Editor's note: Andrew Gritzmaker, executive director of Mad Anthonys Children's Hope House, set out June 2 on a 4,200-mile bike tour...

June 15, 2018 1:00 am


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'Wild West of education'

In one ad, widely viewed and shared on Facebook, a young child gazes listlessly out the window of a bus. In another, a bus, seen from...

June 12, 2018 1:00 am


Columns

Is war between sexes inevitable?

It's not that Eric Schneiderman (the now-former New York attorney general accused of abuse by multiple women) pushed me over the edge.

June 12, 2018 1:00 am


Columns

The real conspiracy

This is not a news story. It is an opinion piece based on facts as I know them gleaned over 45 years as an award-winning journalist and...

June 11, 2018 1:00 am


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Judge Electric Works on facts, not myths

I have advocated for an open and transparent discussion for GE Electric Works. While we patiently await the administration and the...

June 10, 2018 1:00 am


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Talk - it can prove a lifeline

We read about the suicide deaths of two prominent figures last week, including a person with whom many women I know felt some...

June 10, 2018 1:00 am