Opinion

Holiday season romance

It’s only 11 days ‘til Christmas!

 

Our current ‘Gilded Age’ benefits only the super wealthy

More than ever, the wealth gap separates our country.

 

I’ll never think about trains the same way again

“At birth, we boarded the train and met our parents, and we believe they will always travel on our side.”

  • Dec 12, 2018

 

Is Inslee prepping for a presidential run?

He may be a long shot, but so were several of our previous presidents.

Living life deliberately | SoHaPP

Bonney Lake resident Sue Z. Hart will be doing some laughter therapy Dec. 8th at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. at the Enumclaw library.

  • Dec 7, 2018

The future simply borrows from the past

People can examine the same point in history and come up with completely different interpretations.

  • Dec 6, 2018

Rambling through the scriptures

I’m spiritual, not religious, but I try to read the Bible anyway.

Time running out for Bonney Lake history?

As a volunteer non-profit, it’s hard to keep the ball rolling.

  • Dec 4, 2018

State revenue is unprecedented, but it’s still not enough

Bargaining agreements, mental health services, homelessness programs and the fight against opioid addiction take a lot of money to fund.

Congrats, Superintendent Nelson

You and the Enumclaw School District Board of Directors deserve the honors you received.

  • Nov 29, 2018

What would you give up for world peace?

I asked my students if they’d give up their phones for world peace. Only a few said they would.

Arts Alive! not affected by City Council budget

People have confused the non-profit with the city art department.

  • Nov 23, 2018

‘Logical fallacies’ help each of us defend our arguments

Everyone uses these strategies to some extent.

Thank you for all the support

We are thankful to live in such a loving community.

  • Nov 21, 2018

Sharing a delicious Thanksgiving tradition | Wally’s World

The family gatherings and traditions may have changed, but the food is still delicious.

Thank you for returning the memories

We built this car in the ’90s, and we’re so glad to have it back.

  • Nov 16, 2018

Bring orchestra back to the Sumner School District

Music can help kids achieve more.

  • Nov 15, 2018

Trump helped erase voter complacency

Our president raises his base and enflames his opposition at the same time.

Thank you for everyone’s support

The community rallied around us when Jim Van Wieringen passed.

  • Nov 14, 2018

Phones in school are a big problem

As a student, I see how phones can distract others and limit how I can learn from my peers.

  • Nov 14, 2018