Commentary: The pathway to success this school year

Schools open. Teams practice. Bands march. It’s a season of fresh slates, new options and renewed hope. A wave of energy summons us to get on board now — parents, students, educators, all — to set goals and start making our “to do” lists. To me, it’s as if we’ve heard that distinctive call to […]

Commentary: Fill your Super Bowl Sunday with kidness

Thousands of football fans will gather to watch the Super Bowl this Sunday — most sharing more than a little food and drink. Meanwhile, nearby there are countless less fortunate folks facing mammoth personal challenges — often by no fault of their own. Super Bowl fans could make a positive difference with a minimum of […]

Commentary: What to do now that the holidays are winding down and 2019 is near?

This is about two things — what to do as the holiday rush is winding down. And how does that relate to the fraction 10/1440? For many: • the pace has been intense for weeks. • the wallet is thin or empty. • the need for relaxation and renewal is great or • there’s a […]