Sarah Smiley: In defense of not-so-smooth husbands

  • Nov 25, 2015 at 8:00AM

This weekend I danced in the local Dancing for the Stars charity event. My husband, who was in the audience with my three sons, didn't bring flowers, and it sort of made me fall in love with him all over again. No, you didn't read that incorrectly.


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Shopping locally makes a difference locally

  • Nov 25, 2015 at 10:00AM

If there’s one enduring lesson of the Great Recession of the last decade, it is how important we are to each other. A community is like a ship at sea; in the stormiest economic times, we can count only on each other to get through it. We sail or sink together.

Sarah Smiley: Week three of Lindell's dramatic loose-tooth watch

  • Nov 22, 2015 at 8:00AM

There are two types of kids: those who eagerly rip out each loose tooth, even before its time, and those who let loose teeth live in their mouth until the skin attaching them to the gums mostly shrivels up. The crown is left spinning on its axis with each thrust of the tongue or even the slightest breath, and every father everywhere is compelled to ask, "Want me to tie a string around that thing?"

The Petri Dish: State Democrats are complacent

  • Nov 21, 2015 at 8:00AM

There’s never been a figure in Washington politics quite like Frank Chopp.

Editorial: Restore land, water conservation fund

  • Nov 20, 2015 at 1:07PM

The Land and Water Conservation Fund expired at the end of September when Congress failed to reauthorize the program.

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