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Standing for the national anthem

July 26, 2018 To the editor: Expressing opinions by way of “peaceful” demonstrations is the American way and guaranteed in the First Amendment. Simply put, we, as Americans, don’t, all of us; have to agree. more »»

Equal protection of law

July 26, 2018 To the editor: The first section of the 14th Amendment reads: All persons born or naturalized in the United States and subject to the jurisdiction thereof, are citizens of the United States and of... more »»

Guest opinion: ‘Get the water right’ at the ballot box

July 20, 2018 The harmful blue green algae bloom that has plagued Lee County waters is directly attributable to irresponsible government oversight on the timing and volume of water released from Lake Okeechobee... more »»

Guest opinion: The sliming of a Florida river

July 20, 2018 The Great Toxic Slime Outbreak of 2018 has befouled the Caloosahatchee River, the river of my childhood. more »»

Mitigate algae at its source

July 20, 2018 To the editor: Area newspapers, TV stations, radio broadcasts and more to date are providing excellent coverage of the algae/green slime situation in our local waterway. more »»

Race for State Attorney:Check the box for Fox

July 20, 2018 To the editor, Amira Fox is a tough, fair prosecutor and a skilled administrator, who will be a great State Attorney for our five-county 20th Judicial Circuit. more »»

Vote Fischer for School Board, District 1

July 20, 2018 To the editor: Please join me in voting for Mary Fischer for District 1 on Aug. 28. more »»

Safety can’t wait

July 20, 2018 To the editor: As a father with two kids attending a Lee County School and a candidate for the Lee County School Board, I am very upset to learn from several school district personnel this week that... more »»

Foot soldier’ Rooney marching to the wrong beat

July 20, 2018 To the editor: Congress person Francis Rooney, conceding that he has done nothing so far for Southwest Florida in a recent NPR interview described himself as “... more »»

Vote ‘no’ to proposed half-cent sales tax

July 20, 2018 To the editor: I would encourage voters to vote NO on the Half Cent Sales Tax. more »»

Vote Dailey, School Board, District 1

July 20, 2018 To the editor: When the winds of change blow, some people build walls, others build windmills Consistent with his conservative principles, Charles Dailey has led the fight against the half cent tax... more »»

Country above party

July 20, 2018 To the editor: On Monday we witnessed an act of our President that has never happened before in our nation's entire history.  On that day we saw our President publicly commit an act of treaso. more »»

Politicians off course

July 13, 2018 To the editor: Politicians need to wake up and smell the roses. It’s a new day and, thanks to President Trump, the people will no longer accept meaningless babble from our elected officials. more »»

Water quality problems are home grown

July 13, 2018 To the editor: America’s government lacks the courage to commit to working to prevent our climate change catastrophes. The withdraw from the Paris accord, very unwis. more »»

Where has common courtesy gone?

July 13, 2018 To the editor: On Saturday morning I went for my usual “morning walk.” The neighborhood is rather isolated and usually the only vehicles one might encounter are those of the residents. more »»

Rule of politics rules

July 13, 2018 To the editor: I was an Air Force officer for 20 years and worked as a DOD, DHS, and DOJ contractor for the next 20 years plu. more »»

Honoring our heroes, not those breaking our laws

July 13, 2018 To the editor: Again we see the streets in many of our cities in America crowded with protesters vying for attention in crying foul for United States upholding our immigration laws. more »»

Misuse of authority

July 13, 2018 To the editor: Something very un-American is happening in the special counsel’s activity. The special counsel is a loose canon that can point in any direction and fir. more »»

The purpose of government

July 13, 2018 To the editor: Here is one of several mis-quotes upon an infamous and utterly naive comment on the purpose of government as seen by Calvin Coolidge : “The business of government is business”. more »»

What are our fundamental values?

July 13, 2018 To the editor: We must stop making excuses for our government leaders twisting the fundamental values of our nation by clearly standing up and rejecting the expressions of hatred, bigotry and the... more »»

 
 
 

 

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