Opinion & News

Guest Editorial: Will 2018 be the year of the woman?

Posted: January 26th, 2018 | Guest Editorial, Opinion, Opinion & News | No Comments

By Rep. Susan A. Davis Women have been fighting for their rights throughout this nation’s history. As a woman who has been active in women’s empowerment as a leader with the League of Women Voters in the 1970s, I’m moved to see that women are more motivated and inspired than they have been in many years. We are not going anywhere — we are only stronger now. We are fighting back against pervasive harassment and […]

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Guest Editorial: The year in review in Congress

Posted: December 15th, 2017 | Guest Editorial, Opinion, Opinion & News | 1 Comment

By Rep. Susan A. Davis

The first session of the 115th Congress is coming to a close. While it is unacceptable that so many things were left to do, there were a few legislative achievements.

First on that must-do list is passing a measure to protect the Dreamers. It is unconscionable that young people and their families live in fear of deportation when they have demonstrated their commitment to be model citizens.

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Calendar: Dec. 15, 2017 – Jan. 11, 2018

Posted: December 15th, 2017 | Arts & Entertainment, Calendar, Opinion & News | No Comments

Friday, Dec. 15 ‘Wings & Snow: A World of Masks’ Through Dec. 30, Sophie’s Kensington Gallery, 4168 Adams Ave. Exhibit celebrates the holiday season with a collection of masks in a variety of media including clay, fused glass, paint, mosaics, palm fronds and repurposed jewels. Guest artists include Carol Minear, a Kensington artist who uses palm fronds to create characters, and Maureen Robbins, an artist from Rochester, New York, who creates jeweled masks.

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