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Observations: Capturing the beautiful you

Observations: Capturing the beautiful you

By MITCH TRAPHAGEN I love photography. If anyone thinks of me at all, it is probably as a writer; but in my heart, I am a photographer and have been…

Letter to the Editor: November 20, 2014

Dear Editor: I read with great interest in the November 13 edition of your paper, the letter from the SCC Archery Club VP, expressing his concerns for their members’ access…

Letters to the Editor: November 13, 2014

SCC Archery Range Dear Editor, After several failed attempts via email and face-to-face meetings, we have been unable to get the [CA] Board of Directors representative to rescind their order…

Observations: Come on home, Cecilia

Observations: Come on home, Cecilia

By MITCH TRAPHAGEN Cecilia, you’re breaking my heart. You’re shaking my confidence daily. Oh, Cecilia! I’m down on my knees. I’m begging you please to come home. Come on home.…

Letters to the editor: November 6, 2014

Dear Editor: On October 28, SunTowers hosted a very informative educational program on the Alzheimer’s Wristband Bracelet program at the South Community Hall. The program was well attended by the…

Letters to the Editor: October 30, 2014

  Next of kin to pay for veterans funeral ceremony Dear Editor, A few weeks ago I wrote a letter to the editor taking the Secretary of Defense, Chuck Hagel,…

Observations: The only thing we have to fear …

Observations: The only thing we have to fear …

By MITCH TRAPHAGEN In the waning moments of December 31, 1999, Michelle and I tiptoed out of the New Year’s Eve church service on Stanley Cay in the Bahamas; it…

Theater debate in SCC: Where do you stand?

Theater debate in SCC: Where do you stand?

Letters to the Editor: October 23, 2014

Dear Editor, I was appalled by the recent letter from a Kings Point resident who wrote about how someone decided to photograph and “turn over to the authorities” the two…

Letter to the Editor: October 15, 2014

Dear Editor: I am writing to express my frustration over the article in last week’s edition of the paper, about the celebration of a Jewish festival by two Christian communities,…

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