Day Trips & Overnights - Spring 2019

Lately, I have been hearing more and more about the issue of marijuana and it’s legalization. I realize that there is some evidence that the use of medical marijuana may be helpful in some cases; but I expect that the force behind its legalization is by those who want recreational marijuana …

Mary Bufe’s April 5 column (“Did a Robot Write This Column?”) was hilarious. Her column is my favorite part of the Webster-Kirkwood Times. Thanks, Mary, for keeping me in stitches for years (I missed being a millennial by one year, so you and I are still friends). Can’t wait to laugh aloud a…

In response to the March 15 letter “Walk In My Boots,” please consider a quote from Princess Diana I found years ago: “Carry out a random act of kindness with no expectation of reward, safe in the knowledge that one day someone might do the same for you.” This is what humanity is about.

Fifty years ago when the Cuyahoga River fire caught national attention, people rallied together across party lines to protect our nation’s waterways. The passage of the Clean Water Act gave citizens the power to protect our right to swimmable, fishable, drinkable water after decades of negle…

Can we forego the didactic discussions and just deal with the facts? Hillary Clinton won the national popular vote by almost 2.9 million votes. She won California by almost 4.3 million votes. In other words, Trump won the popular vote in the other 49 states by approximately 1.4 million. This…

By golly, we got through that winter fine, “dodging the bullet” of sleet and power outages! Webster Groves street crews kept our streets and roads free of snow and ice, with the street sweeper following in early spring. That’s a sharp contrast to the indifferent street maintenance attitude i…

Could not agree more with Nancy Luetzow (Mailbag, April 5 issue) about the resignation of Don Marsh. There is no question that the producer should be shown the door. Sad to say the only thing that will get the attention of KWMU is withholding financial support. They took a stand against Don …