Remembering D-Day

There are a few days in history that changed the world forever: June 6, 1944 was one of them. Thousands of soldiers, from countries spanning the globe, descended on the beaches of Normandy to depose a fascist and racist regime. For many, it was their final act upon this earth:…

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In Memoriam

To my fallen brothers and sisters: You are not forgotten. “It is for us the living, rather, to be dedicated here to the unfinished work which they who fought here have thus far so nobly advanced.” – Pres. Abraham Lincoln

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SMART on Crime

One of the great parts of running for office is that people tend to be very honest with you about their feelings on various issues once they know you are a candidate. I have taken the opportunity to speak with hundreds of residents and learn what matters to them, what…

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Thank you, Mom!

One day a year the commercial-marketing machine reminds us to say something we should be saying every day: “Thank you, Mom!” I am blessed with a mom who loves me day-in and day-out, who has been there for me through to rough patches and in the good times. I would…

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