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Friday, October 20, 2017

OPINION: Random Acts of Bureacracy Make Me Cranky

Everybody seems to be aggravated about something all the time these days. I don’t remember it being this bad when I was growing up or...

Rental standards: Find a code that will work

I was not at the recent meeting for the proposed Town Inspection Code but wanted to put my “two cents” into the discussion. I...

OPINION: Former military writer angered, sorrowed, by presidential lying to justify America’s part in...

Like many others in Warren and neighboring counties, I'm avidly watching Ken Burns' "Vietnam" series on the local public television channels. Avidly because I...

OPINION: KKK has no place in our town

Yesterday, I returned to my car in the park & ride lot in Front Royal to find a flyer inviting me to join the...

OPINION: Dental care essential to good health, but who can afford it?

We are told constantly that a secret to a healthy life is good dental care. There are discussions in the news about medical health...

OPINION: I’m mad as hell and I’m not taking it any more

  For some of us movie buffs, this was the tagline that made the movie “Network” famous. To set the scene for those that have...

OPINION: EDA Workforce housing: a fairytale?

It just keeps getting curiouser and curiouser! This latest narrative that we are expected to believe makes one feel that he has followed the white...

EDA workforce housing project: A case of more money than good sense?

If a tree falls in the forest and nobody is around to hear it, does it make any sound? The EDA is a bit...

Creating a conversation: polite observations and viewpoints encouraged

Through our contributing writer, Malcolm Barr Sr., the Royal Examiner is proud to introduce a political column by his friend and colleague (and former...

Culpeper businessman throws hat into 18th District race

Name a job on a horse farm and I’ve probably done it. Every summer job I ever had was working with horses. After graduating...