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As an editor of a newspaper that claims it “Shines for All,” I am against both jargon and mysterious acronyms

One of the problems with off-season policy discussions is how soon we forget

The more the merrier, I say

“For guns,” he said, gesturing like his hand was a pistol: “Guns.”

It has been our mission to portray each life of someone in this community as fully as possible

Halfway through my entree I noticed that my lips were beginning to tingle just a bit

“We make friendships not by receiving kindness from others but by conferring it on others.”
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I am a bit surprised by my recent need to get rid of what I just do not need

The barn has been the backdrop to our lives for as long as we can remember

What were we here for if not to help one another, I said, adding that, for me at least, the rest remained a mystery