Berne's supervisor and highway superintendent need to set aside their differences and work together to honestly answer this question: Is it more productive to have the highway crew work four 10-hour days or five eight-hour days?

Well under half the students in our schools who are eligible for free breakfasts eat this important meal. We need to change that.

Enforcement is needed to make laws and regulations work, and those who keep tabs on schools or nursing homes should not be the facilities themselves.

As we write this, human beings are dying prematurely — from respiratory disease, heart attacks, and lung cancer — due to carbon emissions. Local zoning can help.