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One man's rant: Ben would be proud

In 1731, Benjamin Franklin and a few of his friends founded a book club called the Junto.

Talk of the Town: Preserve our wolves, planet

Some people want to destroy or weaken the jewel of our environmental laws — the Endangered Species Act.

Column: Joe, Charles and me in the 1950s

I was a skinny kid at the age of 11. And 12. And 13. And 14.

Column: One man’s rant - Shoe is on the other foot

Just a little more than eight years ago, Barack Obama became the 44th president of our country.

Column: Why waste our tax dollars on $13 million road?

Decide by March 9 where should our tax dollars be spent.

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Column: One Man's Rant - Love the game, not the halftime

This is another one of those columns in which an old guy laments that at least part of the past … is past.

Editorial cartoons are on the endangered list

Newspaper editorial cartoons are disappearing when they are most needed.

One man's rant: These ARE your grandfather's movers

I hear of a new moving company in the area called Mature Movers.

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One man’s rant: On the road again

OK. This time we’re moving to Chino Valley. Really.

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Column: Kudos to those who stand up for others

I met a young man, let’s call him Sam, who is a student at Arizona State University. We had a lot in common, including both being Sun Devils, Doctor Who fans and love of movies and video games.

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One man’s rant: Goodbye, Bob, you'll be missed

I first met brother-in-law Bob in 1963 when I was 17 years old.

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One man’s rant: Lights, camera, action!

It might be time to do a movie. No, I don’t mean to see a movie, I mean to make my own.

Column: Hopes, fears and expectations

With the Inauguration of Donald Trump for President of the United States, many of us who voted have great hopes, fears and expectations.

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One man’s rant: Hey buddy, wanna buy a tree?

It’s the middle of the night on June 17, 1972. Burglars have broken into an office complex and into files secured therein.

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One man’s rant: When the warranty runs out …

When you buy a product you can usually purchase a warranty to ensure that it will do what it’s supposed to do for an extended period of time.

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