July 28, 2016 RSS feed / Editorial

Helping McQuade’s was the right move

Last week’s decision by the Jamestown Town Council to OK a 10-hour window for delivery trucks to McQuade’s Marketplace was a sound one. More...

Phrase of the week

Give short shrift to someone: To treat someone curtly and unsympathetically. It dates to the 16th century and referred to the few minutes given to a condemned man to make his confession (shrift meaning confession) to a priest before being executed. More...

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Presidential politics proves fertile ground for late-night hosts

Another view

This presidential campaign is the nuttiest in my lifetime but at least America is maintaining its sense of humor. More...

Lyric of the week

If you choose to you can live your life alone Some people choose the city Some others choose the good old family home I like living easy without family ties Till the whippoorwill of freedom zapped me Right between t More...