Coffia connects the dots
applaud Betsy Coffia for her informative Jan 20 Northern View article.
She connects the dots between the water crisis in West Virginia, caused
by a leaking chemical container, and the potential for disaster here in
Michigan if the sixty-year-old oil pipeline under the Mackinac straits
were to rupture...
Many Issues cause need
“Back atcha” in response to the letter “Take Responsibility” dated 1/13/14. Pointing
a finger at the down and out people as irresponsible losers who deserve
no assistance because they caused their own plight is extremely short
sighted and shallow...Tolerance came lately
people believe that toleration arrived in North America with English
colonists who were seeking religious freedom, but this is not the case.
Moreover, religious toleration was not considered a virtue at the time...Leelanau: Still worth the trip
and raised in Traverse City and with great grandparents who homesteaded
in Kasson Township, it was a natural for our family to treat
out-of-town visitors with a scenic drive out to Glen Lake and Sleeping
Bear dunes in our oversized Buick sedan...