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Where are your loyalties?

Where are your loyalties?

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It’s fascinating to me how employers today continue to complain about today’s workforce, myself included. We sometimes get lost in the complai…

Busting a few myths on the topic of traffic fines and revenue in Oro Valley

Busting a few myths on the topic of traffic fines and revenue in Oro Valley

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There are a number of prevailing myths about traffic enforcement and fines in Oro Valley. Hopefully, the following will clear up some of the m…

Election time is here again

Election time is here again

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It’s that time again, when I write up my election endorsements. Anyone who’s read this column knows I’m a strong Democrat, so it should come a…

Southern Arizona, you’re kind of a big deal

Southern Arizona, you’re kind of a big deal

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Your mailboxes have been flooded, you can’t watch the latest “Modern Family” without seeing political ads, and your phone is probably blowing …

Chamber urges ‘yes’ on Amphi override

Chamber urges ‘yes’ on Amphi override

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Americans don’t want someone else telling them how to educate their children.

Vote no on Prop 217

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Prop 217 is just another way to pass the cost of new development onto the taxpayer.

Questions about McSally

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I hope I’m correct in assuming most southern Arizonans, specifically voters in Pima and Cochise Counties don’t read The Republic or give much …

Discovering your real self after retirement

Discovering your real self after retirement

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Everyone has problems; odds are you have a few. Many people living in today’s society tend to perceive their lives as a series of problems. I …

Questioning Tucson Chamber endorsements

Questioning Tucson Chamber endorsements

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He’s back. The subject that has brought me back off the shelf is the curious endorsements of the Tucson Chamber of Commerce. As we talked abou…

Are you good to go?

Are you good to go?

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Anyone with a teenager, or young child who owns an iPhone will probably understand this – Our children are much too reliant on this method of …

Let the scaring begin

Let the scaring begin

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By the headline, one probably thinks this editorial is about it being the spooky month of Halloween, it being Oct. 1 and all. However, you wou…

Guest Column: There are no angels on Marana Town Council

Guest Column: There are no angels on Marana Town Council

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“If men were angels, no government would be necessary.  If angels were to govern men, neither external or internal controls on government woul…

County Health: Don’t get bit by the flu bug this year—get vaccinated early

County Health: Don’t get bit by the flu bug this year—get vaccinated early

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As a father, I get a flu shot not only for myself but also to protect my children. Adults tend to be the lowest population group to get flu sh…

Our community must invest in our human capital

Our community must invest in our human capital

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Last month, I invited about 160 people, including Pima County supervisors, Tucson City Council members, state legislators, educators, school b…

Hard punishment to take

Hard punishment to take

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It’s been interesting over the last week to see the discussion and debate over spanking our children. The debate started after the NFL’s star …

The result of 20 years of leadership in Pima County

The result of 20 years of leadership in Pima County

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In her recent opinion column to The Explorer, District 3 Supervisor Sharon Bronson failed to address the accomplishments of her almost 20 year…

Marana Town Talk: The Marana Harvest Festival is coming in October

Marana Town Talk: The Marana Harvest Festival is coming in October

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Fall has finally arrived, bringing with it a season of festivals and outdoor activities that most of us have eagerly anticipated all summer.

Those ornery Independent voters

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I just read an article is this week’s “Star” that basically points to the ability of Independent voters to select their ballot in the primary …

Who is responsible?

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Apparently  Brian Clymer, Esq. does not attend many Pima County Board of Supervisor meetings. If he did, he would have a better idea of what r…

McSally is a winner

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Character is manifested by actions. We all leave a trail of decisions behind us and by those decisions is our character known. Martha McSally …

Northwest Chatter

Where are your loyalties?

Where are your loyalties?

Posted:

It’s fascinating to me how employers today continue to complain about today’s workforce, myself included. We sometimes get lost in the complai…

Busting a few myths on the topic of traffic fines and revenue in Oro Valley

Busting a few myths on the topic of traffic fines and revenue in Oro Valley

Posted:

There are a number of prevailing myths about traffic enforcement and fines in Oro Valley. Hopefully, the following will clear up some of the m…

Election time is here again

Election time is here again

Posted:

It’s that time again, when I write up my election endorsements. Anyone who’s read this column knows I’m a strong Democrat, so it should come a…

Southern Arizona, you’re kind of a big deal

Southern Arizona, you’re kind of a big deal

Posted:

Your mailboxes have been flooded, you can’t watch the latest “Modern Family” without seeing political ads, and your phone is probably blowing …

Chamber urges ‘yes’ on Amphi override

Chamber urges ‘yes’ on Amphi override

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Americans don’t want someone else telling them how to educate their children.

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