What’s Happening to our Historic Alleys?

The word “alley” conjures up images of secrecy, maybe something mysterious, forbidden or illegal.  Sneakin’ Sally through the Alley just doesn’t work with “street” or “lane”, would it? Alleys are an integral part of the landscape for cities like Old Town but don’t...

Getting Our Roads and Schools Past a D

Psst. President Trump, if you’re not happy with your approval ratings, maybe it’s time to turn your focus to roads and bridges and other infrastructure stuff. Crumbling river dam versus health care? This is a no-brainer. Well, not exactly but the odds of getting...
Veggies and Kindness Anyone?

Veggies and Kindness Anyone?

With the shocking levels of violence that just don’t seem to let up, even the most thick-skinned among us may start to feel like the world is just collapsing on itself. Humanity starts to seem like an endangered species. So that made it doubly refreshing to sit at a...