RELIGION: Lost and found | Opinion

While running errands last week, I discovered that I had misplaced my favorite cloth face mask. First I scoured the interior of my car. Not there. Then I pawed through the packages in the trunk. Not there either. Unwilling to accept the inevitable, I went through the car a second […]

What are your rights when you get pulled over?

CLOSE Police pull over nearly 50,000 drivers in the U.S. a day, according to Stanford University’s Open Policing Project. It’s important to know your rights and what to do. (Photo: Getty Images) Thousands of Americans are pulled over in traffic stops each day, according to police data. Experts point to racial […]

How Tim Burton Based Edward Scissorhands On Himself

The reclusive titular character Edward from Tim Burton’s Edward Scissorhands (1990) has a very personal connection to the director’s life. Tim Burton has been known as Hollywood’s oddball who creates eerily fun films, but the gothic fantasy Edward Scissorhands (1990) offers a more personal story inspired by Burton’s own life. Burton grew up […]

LI community colleges see marked declines in enrollment

Nassau and Suffolk community colleges have seen a vastly greater downturn in enrollment than local four-year colleges over the past year, compounding a decade of losses in their attendance, school officials said. The enrollment losses have been straining these schools’ finances, thwarting people’s ability to reach their chosen career, and […]

Saturday calendar 4-17-21 | Features

Cheyenne and Laramie County 40th Annual Western Spirit Art Show & Sale – Now through April 18, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. (daily). Free with $12 museum admission. This annual show features more than 300 original pieces of Western art by creators all over the country. Cheyenne Frontier Days Old West Museum, […]

Can you believe it? Religion’s been taking a hit

Jacoby suggests that American society would be better off if people returned to church. I’d argue that we’re better off teaching people to think critically, question authority, examine doctrine, and search for primary source material. Doing otherwise is simply addressing the symptom, not the underlying social problem. Don McDaniel North […]