Press Opinion

Flag theft cowardly, poorly timed

To the editor, We are writing in regards to a theft that occurred on Thursday, Sept. 11, we proudly show support for our nation and armed forces by hanging two flags outside our home. One of which is the United…

This week seemed full, yet empty

Our City by A.F. Mayor Marc Beitia My plans for hunting or fishing last weekend kind of fizzled, sputtered, and went dead for a number of reasons. The week that was seemed full yet empty at the same time. The…

Changing seasons not always bad

Our City by A.F. Mayor Marc Beitia Metaphorically at least, the seasons changed for me last week. I know my seasons have changed from summer to fall when I have to start choosing between using the spare time I have…

What is a minute used for?

by Adrian And Ana Ruiz Pastors of Templo Emmanuel A minute is used to smile, smile for another person, for you and for life. A minute is used to see the road, to admire a flower, to feel its perfume,…

Don’t live in your fears

by Adrian & Ana Ruiz Pastors of Templo Emmanuel There was once a poor old woman who lived alone. And to buy the necessities she had to work hard throughout the day. But nonetheless she never complained about her poor…

PEACE

by Adrian & Ana Ruiz Pastors of Templo Emmanuel   There were two famous painters who went to a competition in New York. In which they needed to illustrate in a painting what their concept of peace was to them.…

Poison

Long ago a young woman named Lily married and went to live with her husband and his mother. After a few days they did not get along very well. Their personalities were very different and slowly Lily began to get…

Some things just fall into place

Our City by A.F. Mayor Marc Beitia Sometimes things just fall into place and then again at times you can do everything right and still not get the desired result. The mayflies were doing what mayflies do. They “hatch”, mate,…