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Thu, 30 Mar 2017 11:13:25 +0000 PORTRAITS OF THE PAST: In quest of the American dream http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170329/portraits-of-past-in-quest-of-american-dream?rssfeed=true Wed, 29 Mar 2017 15:26:51 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170329/portraits-of-past-in-quest-of-american-dream JOHN REICHLEY: Abigail's letter may have started the ball rolling http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170329/john-reichley-abigails-letter-may-have-started-ball-rolling?rssfeed=true Wed, 29 Mar 2017 15:24:50 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170329/john-reichley-abigails-letter-may-have-started-ball-rolling FROM THE GARDEN: A treasure of cultural knowledge http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170329/from-garden-treasure-of-cultural-knowledge?rssfeed=true Wed, 29 Mar 2017 15:22:14 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170329/from-garden-treasure-of-cultural-knowledge Arthur I. Cyr: The agony of Supreme Court confirmation http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170328/arthur-i-cyr-agony-of-supreme-court-confirmation?rssfeed=true Tue, 28 Mar 2017 19:06:42 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170328/arthur-i-cyr-agony-of-supreme-court-confirmation ERNEST EVANS: Private charity in contemporary America http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170328/ernest-evans-private-charity-in-contemporary-america?rssfeed=true Tue, 28 Mar 2017 17:35:30 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170328/ernest-evans-private-charity-in-contemporary-america MATT NOWAK: Check out these acoustic jam sessions http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170328/matt-nowak-check-out-these-acoustic-jam-sessions?rssfeed=true Tue, 28 Mar 2017 17:33:03 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170328/matt-nowak-check-out-these-acoustic-jam-sessions Charita M. Goshay: Where have you gone, Boris and Natasha? http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170327/charita-m-goshay-where-have-you-gone-boris-and-natasha?rssfeed=true Mon, 27 Mar 2017 17:55:16 +0000 Charita M. Goshay http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170327/charita-m-goshay-where-have-you-gone-boris-and-natasha JOHN REICHLEY: Area surrounded by military heroes http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170325/john-reichley-area-surrounded-by-military-heroes?rssfeed=true Sat, 25 Mar 2017 19:40:59 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170325/john-reichley-area-surrounded-by-military-heroes BEEN THERE, DONE THAT: Spring break means travel time http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170325/been-there-done-that-spring-break-means-travel-time?rssfeed=true Sat, 25 Mar 2017 19:38:24 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170325/been-there-done-that-spring-break-means-travel-time FROM LEFT FIELD: Exchange of opinions is healthy http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170325/from-left-field-exchange-of-opinions-is-healthy?rssfeed=true Sat, 25 Mar 2017 19:35:44 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170325/from-left-field-exchange-of-opinions-is-healthy HEALTH MATTERS: This is your brain on concussion http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170325/health-matters-this-is-your-brain-on-concussion?rssfeed=true Sat, 25 Mar 2017 19:31:35 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170325/health-matters-this-is-your-brain-on-concussion DOWN HOME: The squirrels are driving me nuts http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170324/down-home-squirrels-are-driving-me-nuts?rssfeed=true Fri, 24 Mar 2017 16:36:14 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170324/down-home-squirrels-are-driving-me-nuts MIND OF THE MILLENNIAL: Don't be an obnoxious spring breaker http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170324/mind-of-millennial-dont-be-obnoxious-spring-breaker?rssfeed=true Fri, 24 Mar 2017 16:31:23 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170324/mind-of-millennial-dont-be-obnoxious-spring-breaker Matthew T. Mangino: A criminal conviction shouldn’t have a lifetime of consequences http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170324/matthew-t-mangino-criminal-conviction-shouldnt-have-lifetime-of-consequences?rssfeed=true Fri, 24 Mar 2017 15:08:33 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170324/matthew-t-mangino-criminal-conviction-shouldnt-have-lifetime-of-consequences COUNTERPOINT: Should athletes be required to stand for the national anthem? http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170323/counterpoint-should-athletes-be-required-to-stand-for-national-anthem?rssfeed=true Thu, 23 Mar 2017 14:17:31 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170323/counterpoint-should-athletes-be-required-to-stand-for-national-anthem PORTRAITS OF THE PAST: Astonishing parallels between assassinations http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170323/portraits-of-past-astonishing-parallels-between-assassinations?rssfeed=true Thu, 23 Mar 2017 14:14:15 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170323/portraits-of-past-astonishing-parallels-between-assassinations JOHN REICHLEY: Clever advertising and confusing headlines http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170322/john-reichley-clever-advertising-and-confusing-headlines?rssfeed=true Wed, 22 Mar 2017 15:06:13 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170322/john-reichley-clever-advertising-and-confusing-headlines FROM THE GARDEN: Growing your own food can be cheaper, healthier http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170322/from-garden-growing-your-own-food-can-be-cheaper-healthier?rssfeed=true Wed, 22 Mar 2017 15:02:28 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170322/from-garden-growing-your-own-food-can-be-cheaper-healthier Arthur I. Cyr: How Harry Potter creator trumps bigotry http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170321/arthur-i-cyr-how-harry-potter-creator-trumps-bigotry?rssfeed=true Tue, 21 Mar 2017 20:29:26 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170321/arthur-i-cyr-how-harry-potter-creator-trumps-bigotry MATT NOWAK: Promising hope is a tricky business http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170321/matt-nowak-promising-hope-is-tricky-business?rssfeed=true Tue, 21 Mar 2017 17:58:47 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170321/matt-nowak-promising-hope-is-tricky-business