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Posted Mar 3, 2015 at 11:01 PM

Learn to relaxIn responding to Herb Rothschild's call for responses to his assertions in his Tidings column, I commend him for the comment on war, that "those who advocate war should have to convince us that their end is indisputably moral, that it is achievable, that there is no other way to achieve it, and that the war they propose won't cause at least as much harm as it aims to prevent." He allows that absolute pacifism may not be the simple answer to all...

Posted Mar 3, 2015 at 11:01 PM

Ashlanders are never shy about helping out their neighbors when help is needed, and next week, resident will have the opportunity to help now and on a recurring basis into the future, by signing up as Ashland Food Project team members.The...

Posted Mar 3, 2015 at 11:01 PM

“I have to meet this man!” I exclaimed after reading a July, 2012 feature story about the incoming spiritual leader at Ashland’s Temple Emek Shalom, Rabbi Joshua Boettiger. Writer John Darling captured the essence of Rabbi...

Updated Mar 3, 2015 at 8:33 AM

Don Landgren cartoon about speeding up baseball.

Posted Mar 2, 2015 at 11:01 PM

So what have I learned about Ashland (that I can share) and what have I learned about myself (that I care to disclose) and maybe more importantly to you, the citizens of Ashland, will this make me a good representative for you...

Updated Mar 2, 2015 at 9:45 AM

I always loved Minnie Minoso.The Cuban immigrant who was the ninth black player in the major leagues and the first in Chicago died Sunday. He was somewhere around 90. Because of his background, no one is sure exactly how old...

Updated Mar 2, 2015 at 8:06 AM

At least 24 individuals charged or convicted, of murder or rape, based at least in part on identifying bite marks on the flesh of victims have been exonerated since 2000, according to the Innocence Project. Many of those individuals spent...

Posted Mar 1, 2015 at 11:01 PM

It is difficult not to view all that is now taking place in Congress through the lens of the last election and wonder why the voters so overwhelmingly voted Republican. The electorate not only strengthened the conservatives’ majority in...

Posted Mar 1, 2015 at 11:01 PM

Mt. Ashland says thanksThe Mt. Ashland board and staff would like to express our heartfelt gratitude for the community support this winter. Thanks to the new snow, we re-opened the ski area and have been overwhelmed with...

Posted Feb 27, 2015 at 11:01 PM

My next column will mark six months of publication. In it I’ll reflect on my intentions for the column and invite you to help me achieve them. One thing I’ll ask of you is to question more openly my assertions.There was one...

Updated Feb 27, 2015 at 11:29 AM

Dave Granlund tribute to Leonard Nimoy.

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