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Thursday, December 14, 2017

A Modern Fort Sumter
Harry M. Covert

Whew! At the risk of being smart alecky, the news can now be reported far and wide that the South isn’t going to rise again.

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Can 2021 be good for the GOP in Frederick?
Hayden Duke

The next election in the City of Frederick isn’t until November 2021. The filing doesn’t even open until January of 2021, but the election has already begun.

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

All Eyes Down South
Harry M. Covert

It would be remiss not to point out today is 25 Keslev on the Hebrew calendar. We can all say Happy Hanukkah as the eight days of the Festival of Lights starts at sunset.

Monday, December 11, 2017

Learning from Montgomery County’s Mistakes
Jason Miller

In case you missed it this last week in The Washington Post, Montgomery County is having a crisis with a $120 million shortfall in their fiscal budget. I know… you’re shocked…

Friday, December 8, 2017

People or Party?
Ken Kellar

People used to be admired for declaring that they vote for the person, not the party. However, with today’s extreme division between the parties, those “person” voters are looking more like suckers and fools.

Thursday, December 7, 2017

Moving in the Holy Land
Harry M. Covert

It’s about time. Finally, the “eternal capitol” of the State of Israel is recognized as Jerusalem. The move of the United States Embassy from Tel Aviv to the recognized seat of government is underway.

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Taking Aim at Poaching
Brooke Winn

Last week, we saw an atrocious incident take place when a black bear was killed out-of-season in the Frederick Watershed. Once again, hunters are demonized as “psychopaths,” like they were in social media comments, blamed for the warrantless death of this innocent animal.

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Jealousy Runs Amok
Harry M. Covert

Hatred has become the order of the day. Without question, when rank and file citizens resort to such animosity because elections didn’t result in their hopes, the time has come to re-think their good sense if there is any such thing remaining.

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