I feel like a kid the week before Christmas. There’s just one present under the tree, but it’s all a columnist could ever hope for: the first Republican debate!
It is good to be President Barack Obama these days.
People tend to say they want straight-talking politicians — then get upset when straight talk actually occurs.
People who entered the United States illegally may be called “undocumented” in politically correct circles, but what is all too well documented is the utter irresponsibility of both political parties in dealing with immigration issues.
A typical home solar system now costs around $15,000, a pretty good deal for 25-plus years of free energy. The challenge with solar is now not a technology issue — it’s a financing issue.
On Saturday, you can keep up that hectic lifestyle and help a good cause as well as get your exercise in. The Gwinnett Chamber is hosting its annual Button Down Dash, a 5K and 10K run set up to promote wellness.
This is about World War II. I can’t ignore the statistics that remind us how many gave their youthful lives to end Nazi tyranny. They never had an open discussion in a classroom or at a bar or at the family dinner table.
The EPA is filled with environmental law ninjas that honed their skills on unsuspecting, law—abiding citizens. Why not turn them loose on the gangster growers?
The United States seems at this moment about to break the record for the worst political blunder of all time, with its Obama administration deal that will make a nuclear Iran virtually inevitable.
Watching Donald Trump is so deliciously awful, we don’t hang on every word. We hang on the edge of our seats waiting for the next word. Whatever will this man say next?
Happy midsummer! You have officially entered prime weight-gain season.
At his press conference last Wednesday, our president of self-regard again linked himself with Ronald Reagan, seeking to equate his supposed success in gaining a deal with Iran not to build a nuclear weapon for 10 years to Reagan’s arms control negotiations with the Soviet Union.
This week marks a change at the SaltLight Center, the Lawrenceville-based emergency shelter for women and children. The change is in the hours, with the center staying open into the afternoon instead of asking those who stayed overnight to leave first thing in the morning.
Sanctuary cities (and counties) are already “illegal” under federal law and have been since 1996.
By reading only digital editions, I have been missing out on great stories layered deep in the pages of the newspaper. It made me recall all the stories and conversation created between my parents and others because of what they had read.
- A disturbing portrait of Teach for America
- A revealing political clue
- Trump’s opponents need to get tough
- MAROSEK: The importance of teaching the American spirit
- CLINE: The new American pastime
- THOMAS: Tragedy in Roanoke
- MILLAR: Helping with property tax relief
- SMITH: Thomas County and quail hunting, football and Ike
- ROBINSON: Denial won’t defeat Donald Trump
- CLINE: In Gwinnett, Judy Waters has been there, done that
Letters to the Editor
- LETTERS: State should have say-so on same-sex marriage
- LETTERS: Hillary not only candidate with flaws
- LETTERS: Pete Rose’s gambling no big deal
- LETTERS: Facilities a concern at local park
- LETTERS: Elizabeth Warren is the presidential candidate we need
- LETTERS: Wish more journalists were like Kathleen Parker
- LETTERS: Columnists hypocritical in criticism of Obama’s immigration plan
- LETTERS: Obama immigration amnesty is unworkable
- LETTERS: When it comes to Ebola, voice of reason must prevail
- THOMAS: Houston pastors fight censorship challenge
- OUR VIEW: Winding road finally leads to school bus cameras
- OUR VIEW: Teacher of the Year finalists best of the best
- OUR VIEW: Pink paper’s goal: Raise awarness for breast cancer
- OUR VIEW: Gwinnett Public Schools distinguishes itself with second Broad Prize
- OUR VIEW: Georgia Gwinnett College puts best foot forward in welcoming incoming students
- OUR VIEW: Thumbs up to Moore, county for animal shelter improvement
- OUR VIEW: Start of school brings reminder to be cautious around buses
- OUR VIEW: Tax rate decision prudent if not popular
- OUR VIEW: On the road, remember to ‘move over’ for emergency personnel
- OUR VIEW: Reminder of public hearings for county millage rate
- BUCK'S BYTES: That was a big day for Apple
- BUCK'S BYTES: Simple tech is often good tech
- BUCK'S BYTES: Should electrical wiring, lights still be so old school?
- BUCK'S BYTES: iPads a good choice for changing education
- BUCK'S BYTES: Stepping in to wearable tech
- BUCK'S BYTES: Internet tax reform long overdue 1 comment
- BUCK'S BYTES: Slow hybrid growth is better than no growth
- BUCK'S BYTES: T-Mobile gives hope to cellphone users' wallets
- BUCK'S BYTES: Even space requires fast Internet
- BUCK'S BYTES: The dodged bullet of SimCity