July 4, 2020
I found a home in Seattle in 1963 to finish college at the University of Washington and look for a job.
I moved to Seattle from Missouri, and...
June 24, 2020
The Los Angeles Times and some other newspapers have decided to start referring in news stories to the race formerly known as “blacks” as si...
May 9, 2020
One thing I’ve noticed since we’ve been wearing masks is that we are friendlier.
We take the time to wave to others, to speak to them...
April 27, 2020
The following good advice came in an email from a friend, Kathie Rossi, of the Claremont neighborhood shelterers in place. May their tribe i...
April 8, 2020
Wendy Alexander/The Madera Tribune
Chuck Doud, donning his own PPE (Personal Protecive Equipment).
On Saturday, I walked into a drugstore and...
March 21, 2020
If you heard jaws drop all over the state last Tuesday, you weren’t alone.
When Newsom said during an evening press conference that he doubte...
March 7, 2020
This comment on the Corona Virus, from Harrison Dedmon, puts the Corona virus scare (world wide) in perspective:
“One of the worst days so fa...
February 29, 2020
I noticed something in the trade press, which is the magazine Editor and Publisher, this week that caught my eye. It was an item that said t...