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Letters to the Editor for March 30, 2015

Mon, 30 Mar 2015 16:10:56 -0700

I’ve flown a couple of times. However, the recent event in the Alps have persuaded me that flying is dangerous. I believe in the future I’ll walk.

Spotlight: Leaders in Health Care

Mon, 30 Mar 2015 15:51:14 -0700

Meet the leaders at health care organizations throughout the North Bay. Some also provided insights on top recent achievements, hot issues at their facilities and key concerns in the industry. (Listed ... Read more »

Demons ‘starving’ for season

Mon, 30 Mar 2015 12:20:58 -0700

Despite claiming the first conference title in school history last season, the Washington boys’ soccer team wasn’t able to celebrate it the way they wanted to, and you can bet the Demons haven’t forgotten it. An overtime loss in a season-ending make-up game with Fort Madison robbed the Demons of an outright conference championship, and that is certainly not lost on any of the returning athletes ...

Legislators say gas tax needed for infrastructure

Mon, 30 Mar 2015 09:35:44 -0700

By BROOKS TAYLOR Mt. Pleasant News Billed as a briefing to discuss state and local infrastructure needs, the March 28 visit by legislators State Sen. Rich Taylor, D-Mt. Pleasant, and State Rep. Dave Heaton, R-Mt. Pleasant, centered more on taxation — namely the increase in the state gasoline tax and local option sales tax. Henry County Engineer Jake Hotchkiss and former Henry County Supervisor ...

What women want

Mon, 30 Mar 2015 03:10:56 -0700

The Read Interview Indian writer Githa Hariharan loves to tell this story: As a child riding a bus in Mumbai, she saw a woman take off her slipper and hit a fellow passenger who had been sexually harassing her. "The message she was sending was: 'This is my city and I have the right to go safely to work,'" says Hariharan, smiling. It is a lesson she took to heart - multi- lingual and much ...

NHSCA champions crowned, Schram claims fourth title

Mon, 30 Mar 2015 02:25:01 -0700

VIRGINIA Beach, Va. -- Despite just crowning just one champion on Sunday evening at the NHSCA Senior Nationals in Virginia Beach, New York wrestlers earned the team title, as Empire State wrestlers earned medals in nine of the 13 contested weight classes.

NHSCA Nationals Placement Match Results

Sun, 29 Mar 2015 23:41:04 -0700

The following were the medal match results at the NHSCA Nationals, which concluded on Sunday afternoon in Virginia Beach, Va. 113: 1st: Jarrett Reisenbechler (Jackson, Mo.) dec.

Oh sh*t, I’m the 1 percent: Secrets of the super-wealthy

Sun, 29 Mar 2015 14:43:21 -0700

I grew up poor. My kids now live in Fairfield County. We all think we're middle-class because we always feel behind

Simsbury Mystery Tied To Robert Durst In Vermont

Sun, 29 Mar 2015 05:08:02 -0700

SIMSBURY — Former state legislator Rob Heagney was stunned as he drove to work this past week and heard the name of a classmate he had not seen in more than 43 years.

In Charge: Frank Diassi, owner and chairman of two NJ companies

Sat, 28 Mar 2015 22:34:44 -0700

Frank Diassi is the owner and chairman of two New Jersey companies: Amerlux, a commercial lighting manufacturer in Oakland, and Unicorn HRO, a payroll and human resources firm in Florham Park.

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