Raul Ascunce: Wally asks the classic question, ‘Where’s walleye?’

Raul Ascunce: Wally asks the classic question, ‘Where’s walleye?’

I do not fish. While many male friends and even female relatives look at me as though this is a personal choice, I have difficulty explaining that I w...

August 23rd, 2019 |  


Dr. Jessica Johnson: Perspective key to how one fares in life

Dr. Jessica Johnson: Perspective key to how one fares in life

“As a man thinketh in his heart, so is he.”That is one of the resounding themes of the recently released movie, “Brian Banks.”...

August 22nd, 2019 |  


Lori Borgman: To buy or not to buy souvenirs

Lori Borgman: To buy or not to buy souvenirs

Because the husband is more a kid at heart than I am, he says we need to find souvenirs for the grandkids while on a trip we are taking.I can be a kid...

August 22nd, 2019 |  



George Will: ‘The Nickel Boys’: A searing reminder of what’s not unthinkable

George Will: ‘The Nickel Boys’: A searing reminder of what’s not unthinkable

WASHINGTON — Because of the investigation led by three University of South Florida researchers, and because of exemplary journalism by the Tampa...

August 21st, 2019 |  


Chris Erskine: A classic ballyard that feels like home, even in the nosebleeds

Chris Erskine: A classic ballyard that feels like home, even in the nosebleeds

In the best essay ever written — baseball or otherwise — John Updike once tagged Fenway Park “a lyric little bandbox of a ballpark.&...

August 21st, 2019 |  


Michael Reagan: Shooting down California’s ammo law

Michael Reagan: Shooting down California’s ammo law

Dove season opens in California and across the U.S. on Sept. 1.For as long as I can remember, all I had to do when dove season rolled around each year...

August 20th, 2019 |  


John Grindrod: Over eggs and pancakes, reconstructing those school memories

John Grindrod: Over eggs and pancakes, reconstructing those school memories

Each summer in late August my thoughts turn to school. While my most recent school memories are the ones when I sat at the big desk over a 32-year tea...

August 20th, 2019 |  


Cal Thomas: Trump’s message: Vote for me, or else

Cal Thomas: Trump’s message: Vote for me, or else

During a December 2015 debate among Republican presidential candidates in Las Vegas, former Florida governor Jeb Bush said to Donald Trump: “You...

August 19th, 2019 |  


Column: Mooch says GOP needs an off ramp

Column: Mooch says GOP needs an off ramp

WASHINGTON — Anthony Scaramucci is under Donald Trump’s skin, hitting a nerve as the president frets about his re-election chances amid ec...

August 19th, 2019 |  


Jerry Zezima: Pooling our resources

Jerry Zezima: Pooling our resources

Now that we are in the dog days of summer, and the heat makes dogs pant so much that they don’t even wear pants, it can safely be said that most...

August 19th, 2019 |