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Trees are vital to healing of land — and of people
As the nation celebrates Arbor Day on April 24, let’s reflect on the value of trees, and highlight the important ability of trees to restore hope, bring healing, and lift spirits following natural ...
Apr 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Caught, we forget to remember
According to a newspaper story, 99.9 percent of the people who are stopped at airport security checkpoints for having a firearm in their carry-on bag say they didn’t know it was there. The federal ...
Apr 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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E911 staff commended for professionalism
To the Editor: I want to commend each and every member of the staff of the Dickenson County E-911 dispatch facility for excellence shown by them in the performance of their duties during the recent...
Apr 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Can’t keep Obamacare and promises too
As part of a recent wide-ranging interview with ABC News, President Obama was asked to rate “the success” of Obamacare on a scale of 1 to 10. I was shocked when he gave the health care law a rating...
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On cap-and-trade — at least be honest
For decades Democrats have gone to extraordinary lengths to impose new energy taxes. They do not, to put it mildly, have the support of the American people. So they have turned to increasingly comp...
Apr 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Complex codes make for tax-time misery
When I came to, I was on my back on the floor of my accountant’s office. “What happened?” I said. “When I told you how much you owe, you went down like ton of bricks,” said my accountant. “I owe th...
Apr 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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