- Your Voice
It was only a couple of years ago when most retirees were actively involved in sorting through a countless assortment of leisure activities accompanying their new stage of life.
In 1995, Timothy McVeigh bombed the Federal Building in Oklahoma City. It was the worst act of homegrown terrorism in our nation's history.
Letters to the editor published in the Octover 14, 2009, edition of The Explorer.
Airports seems to bring out some of the worst traits in mankind. At least that was my impression while returning home from a recent trip up the Pacific Coast.
And so those very same silly sods, who claim to be professionals in the financial world, who never saw this thing, the current economic crisis, approaching, are now the ones who loudly proclaim that the worst is behind us and though the recovery will be difficult, an upswing has now at least begun.
As every doctor knows, the cardinal rule of medicine is to first do no harm.
You can't write about the late Lou Benson without telling the story of Tortolita. Louie would want it that way.
As kids, many of us often heard our moms sternly deliver the phrase, "Go to your room;" boys heard it often.
Although there are only seven national holidays per year, it seems as if there are more because of the marketing hype and minimized focus on the actual purpose for each day of commemoration.