I like dogs; I really do

I like dogs; I really do

OK, before all you dog lovers out there start barking and jerking at your leash, let me get one thing straight. I like dogs. I really do. I like to pl...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Long-term care services and supports

Long-term care services and supports

We always enjoy speaking to our communities when we are invited to present as a part of a meeting, event, or other function. This gives us an opportun...

April 17th, 2017 |  


Drug crisis is a terrorist attack

Drug crisis is a terrorist attack

Narcan is a brand name for the drug Naloxone, and is most commonly used to revive people who overdose on opioids like heroin. As The Times-Gazette rep...

April 17th, 2017 updated: April 17th, 2017. |  


Grandpa wrote for pleasure

Grandpa wrote for pleasure

My grandfather, William Haley, was an Irishman and farmer who loved to write stories. He also loved the land, but when the depression came and the mon...

April 13th, 2017 |  


Women as leaders worth telling

Women as leaders worth telling

I had been a professional reporter for about three weeks before I experienced subtle sexism for the first time in my journalism career.“Are you ...

April 12th, 2017 |  


He went out doing what he hated

He went out doing what he hated

When my time comes, I hope I die doing something that I hate.I was thinking about this because over the weekend I read a story online about a man from...

April 10th, 2017 updated: April 10th, 2017. |  


Revenge comes in many colors

Revenge comes in many colors

Thanks to an entertaining email from a friend this week, I was reminded of an incident long ago. So, let’s take a trip back in time, say about 3...

April 7th, 2017 |  


Hillsboro staff thanks kindergarten registration volunteers

Letter to the editor:My staff at the Hillsboro City Schools Early Childhood Center and I would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to the many volunt...

April 4th, 2017 |  


Type ‘Amen’ or risk the penalty

Type ‘Amen’ or risk the penalty

Outside of work-related social media, on a personal level I consider myself the most casual user of Facebook, Twitter and all other social media platf...

April 3rd, 2017 |  


Can’t we all just get along?

Can’t we all just get along?

Last week I received a call from a local resident saying they would like to see an editorial in The Times-Gazette about the disproportionate percentag...

March 31st, 2017 updated: April 3rd, 2017. |