Just my Opinion: Remembering the Blizzard of ‘78

This story was originally published on February 5, 2018, it has been republished because of its historical significance.

Just My Opinion: Remembering Martin Luther King Jr.

This story was originally written on Jan. 15, 2016. Tomorrow – Sunday – is Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday, celebrated on Monday as a federal...

Just My Opinion… Seeking the truth

Facts are always important and determining what is fact and what is fiction has always been challenging. It will be an even...

Just My Opinion: Freedom is stronger than fear

On this weekend, when we celebrate both Passover and Easter, we are reminded of those who today – in our country and around the...

Just My Opinion: Three Celebrations, One Underlying Message

The flame from Chanukah’s first candle flickers, the star atop a Christmas tree sheds its light elegantly, and the candles of Kwanzaa's kinara speak...

Just My Opinion: If not now…when?

Republicans, who have received millions of dollars in contributions from the National Rifle Association (NRA) and other gun rights’ groups, have said this isn't...

Just My Opinion: Celebrating Labor and Labor Day

At outdoor barbeques today, at family gatherings, at the beaches and everywhere that Americans spend their Labor Day holiday, few will reflect upon the...

Just My Opinion: ‘Send in the Clowns’

What I remember most of my one big day as a clown in Ringling Brothers was the look on the faces of the kids...

Just My Opinion: Three Celebrations, One Underlying Message

The flame from Chanukah’s first candle flickers, the star atop a Christmas tree sheds its light elegantly, and the candles of Kawanzaa’s kinara speak...

Just My Opinion: What We should Cherish on Thanksgiving … Part...

A few days ago we posted my original to be thankful list, and since then I’ve had a couple of new entries that I...

Just My Opinion: What We Should Truly Cherish This Thanksgiving

“Thanksgiving is more than eating, Chuck... Those early Pilgrims were thankful for what had happened to them, and we should be thankful, too. We...

Just my opinion: Winners and Losers – Election 2016

Sitting around the day before this BIG election. Tired of watching the political broadcasts. Dizzy from looking at polls that don’t mean a heck...