February 21, 2013 RSS feed / Letters

Let your voice be heard

On Jan. 30, my husband and I drove to Yosemite Valley to attend the first meeting of the year of the Merced River Plan (MRP). Outside the Visitor Center Auditorium where the meeting was held we discovered a plaque placed in 1964. It read:  More...

Get kids outside

There’s an important reason young children shouldn’t spend excessive time inside watching television and a computer screen. Studies have uncovered a link between nearsightedness and limited outdoor time during early childhood.  More...

Mixed signals

The recent front page article in the GAZETTE regarding Congressman McClintock’s plan is perplexing. Mixed signals? What is the current economic status of the local businesses? More...

Group seeks support

About five weeks ago, a small group of community members gathered together for the sole purpose of forming a new, non-profit (tentatively titled Mariposans for Historic Renovation) to take over ownership of the Old Masonic Lodge, which is currently i More...

Common ground

With so many paradoxes involved in the nature of being human it is often difficult for a person to resolve inner conflicts. More...

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