Did you enjoy this past Memorial Day weekend? It signified the remembrance of those men and women who served in the military and did not return home so that we could have the remarkable freedoms that we enjoy. Flags flying, parades, memorials, picnics, family gatherings, three-day weekends, …


The edict from the Centers for Disease Control came down May 13, catching most of us by surprise. The new guidance: Anyone fully vaccinated against COVID-19 should feel free to do whatever they want indoors or outdoors without wearing a mask or practicing social distancing.


Early in my newspaper career, I worked at a New Jersey tabloid where the publisher was a man of few words, most of them insulting and frequently shouted at top volume. He was easy to make angry and I did so one afternoon upon returning from the scene of a row house fire in Trenton.

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After scoring possibly the biggest two points of his high school career, Cactus Shadows senior Cole Caruso couldn’t find the words to express how he felt in that moment.

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In a year of uncertainty, Boulder Creek football, led by its 2021 senior class, has made history by winning its first region title since 2008. It secured the No. 1 seed in the 6A conference playoffs on its way to the state semifinals.

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