September 5, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Commentary

Bonds offer chance to battle for education

Back when a dollar was worth something, our federal government spent $300 billion to win World War II.  Expensive? Certainly. But consider the alternative.  Americans rallied to the cause with government bonds to preserve democracy. More...

Obituaries

Sonya Phyllis Simkhovitch Potter Carroll

FREEPORT — Sonya Phyllis Simkhovitch Potter Carroll, 83, passed away quietly in her sleep on Sunday, June 30, 2013.  More...

Nation/World

Obamacare premiums detailed

WASHINGTON   Coverage under President Barack Obama’s health care law won’t be cheap, but cost-conscious consumers hunting for lower premiums will have plenty of options, according to two independent private studies.  More...