Legal-Ease: Nursing homes and the five-year lookback

Legal-Ease: Nursing homes and the five-year lookback

Most people are familiar with the government healthcare program commonly called “institutional Medicaid” that pays for nursing home care f...

July 13th, 2019 |  


Opinion: Suppressor bans are gun control’s latest noisy response

Opinion: Suppressor bans are gun control’s latest noisy response

Cover your ears, you’re not going to want to hear this. Elected officials are attempting to set national firearms policy based on spy fiction mo...

July 12th, 2019 |  


Raul Ascunce: A patriotic small-town memory

Raul Ascunce: A patriotic small-town memory

We’ve all heard of TBT — Throw Back Thursdays where we recall a favorite Thursday from days of yore. (You realize, don’t you, when y...

July 12th, 2019 |  



Doyle McManus: Yes, she stuck it to Biden, but Harris’ positions are tough to pin down

Doyle McManus: Yes, she stuck it to Biden, but Harris’ positions are tough to pin down

Kamala Harris dominated the Democratic presidential debate when she excoriated Joe Biden for his opposition to mandatory busing to achieve school dese...

July 11th, 2019 |  


Lori Borgman: Lost opportunities lead to lasting regrets

Lori Borgman: Lost opportunities lead to lasting regrets

I read the email to one of our daughters over the phone and heard my voice crack.“Where does he live?” she asked. “Is he close by?&#...

July 11th, 2019 |  


Opinion: Rebate rule will save patients billions

Opinion: Rebate rule will save patients billions

President Trump promised to reduce Americans’ pharmacy bills — and he’s delivering. His administration will soon finalize a rule tha...

July 11th, 2019 |  


George Will: A story of national equilibrium lost and restored

George Will: A story of national equilibrium lost and restored

“Time has upset many fighting faiths.”— Oliver Wendell Holmes, dissenting, Abrams v. United States (1919)WASHINGTON — In this ...

July 10th, 2019 |  


Chris Erskine: Now showing: A summer classic

Chris Erskine: Now showing: A summer classic

For the record, I hate when things change. If it were up to me, Babe Ruth would still be in Boston; Sonny would still be with Cher.Riverside’s V...

July 10th, 2019 |  


Clarence Page: Alas, poor Mad magazine, pulled under by its own humor wave

Clarence Page: Alas, poor Mad magazine, pulled under by its own humor wave

What? Mad magazine will disappear from newsstands after August? Well, as Dorothy Parker is said to have said after hearing of President Calvin Coolidg...

July 9th, 2019 |  


John Grindrod: A wistful wind and age equal time’s passage

John Grindrod: A wistful wind and age equal time’s passage

Whether we’re talking about people or things, to everything there is a season, so said first Ecclesiastes 3:1 and later The Byrds, in their 1965...

July 9th, 2019 |