Nov 12, 2013 - By Melissa Healy, MCT News Service:  Now that the Food and Drug Administration has moved to banish most trans fats from the nation's diet, some public health advocates are hopeful that two other ... [more]
Nov 12, 2013 - By Steven R. Peck:  A matter of definition
Nov 10, 2013 - By Mark Shields:  Remember, the 2016 Republican presidential nomination is not going to be decided by elected Republicans on Capitol Hill.
Nov 10, 2013 - By Randy Tucker:  And honor the immense, quiet strength of mothers whose children go to war.
Nov 10, 2013 - By Steven R. Peck:  There is no stopping the energetic effect of American immigration
Nov 8, 2013 - By Chris Peck:  Mountain View Cemetery it wasn't.
Nov 8, 2013 - By Steven R. Peck:  Gerald Uden is an extraordinary man, in the most terrible of ways
Nov 7, 2013 - By Clair McFarland:  In my late-pregnancy days, it's not hard to get me worried
Nov 7, 2013 - By Steven R. Peck:  They would rather not have to fight a fire at your house, so change your detector batteries
Nov 6, 2013 - By Carl Manning:  The twice yearly resetting of our time pieces has occurred again, and we get a few more minutes of daylight in the early morning and less evening sunlight. The ... [more]
Nov 6, 2013 - By Steven R. Peck:  The Robert A. Peck Arts Center marks its 30th birthday in style
Nov 5, 2013 - By Lauren Loricchio, McClatchy-Tribune News Service:  HAGERSTOWN, Md. -- Following the pledge of allegiance, a group of conservative Marylanders take their seats and listen to Delegate Neil Parrott, R-Washington ... [more]
Nov 5, 2013 - By Steven R. Peck:  What snow?
Nov 4, 2013 - By Mark Shields:  The numbers for the Republican Party are beyond discouraging. The Grand Old Party is hemorrhaging support.
Nov 4, 2013 - By Randy Tucker:  It used to be commonplace, but now it is all but unheard of.
Nov 4, 2013 - By Steven R. Peck:  There is no one to blame for intrusive electronic spying but ourselves
Nov 1, 2013 - By Steven R. Peck:  At a recent Friday night football game at Wolverine Field, as I was working the end zone with my camera, some younger boys were having fun with the "weebles." ... [more]
Nov 1, 2013 - The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel:  The United States consumes 99 percent of the hydrocodone used in the world. Opioids are over-prescribed and frequently abused. Overdoses from narcotic ... [more]
Nov 1, 2013 - By Steven R. Peck:  Objectors to shipping Wyoming coal to the Pacific ports need a better argument
Oct 31, 2013 - By Betty Starks Case:  Somehow, we found a way to make it fun
Oct 31, 2013 - By The Miami Herald:  Members of the U.S. House and Senate are meeting this week to reconcile disparate farm bills. The prospects are not pretty. Though the bills are similar in ... [more]
Oct 31, 2013 - By Steven R. Peck:  Sometimes it really can solve a problem
Oct 30, 2013 - By Chris Peck:  Why did the dog have a bad bowel accident on the very day that my wife and I were leaving for a week of vacation?
Oct 30, 2013 - By Steven R. Peck:  If can be safe and fun at the same time
Oct 29, 2013 - By Doyle McManus:  Imagine a future in which real wages for most workers decline year after year; a future in which middle-class jobs that disappeared in the Great Recession ... [more]
Oct 29, 2013 - By Steven R. Peck:  Four out of five
Oct 27, 2013 - By Steven R. Peck:  With the federal health care website failing, let's prove our state can do a better job
Oct 27, 2013 - By Randy Tucker:  In case you hadn't noticed, the first begets the second.
Oct 25, 2013 - By Kevin G. Hall, MCT Washington Bureau:  WASHINGTON -- The monthly unemployment rate holds almost mythical importance as a barometer for the health of the U.S. economy. But what if it's not telling us ... [more]
Oct 25, 2013 - By Steven R. Peck:  Recent events again point out the shame of not having a school auditorium