July 12, 2006 RSS feed / Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Wrinkle free

I once observed a laundress ironing shirts at a local dry cleaners. The ironing was done in full view of the public just behind the store's big ceiling to-floor windows. A kind of dry cleaning/laundering as theater, I suppose. More...

Letters to the Editor

A dairy CAFO might become your neighbor

There is a proposed 3,500 head dairy CAFO (confined animal feeding operation) for southern Carroll County in Democrat Township, on 140 acres. We have attended information and local government meetings. More...

Web poll results

Each week the Comet polls its readers on a different topic. Vote online at carrollcountycomet. com starting each Thursday, and then click the More...

CARROLL COUNTY COMET

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Capitol Comments

What will it take to improve the dialogue of democracy?

As this election season gets underway with its television ads, debates and non-stop campaigning, I've been struck by something I keep hearing as I talk to people about our political system: They're disappointed. More...

Web poll

Do you donate to local and/or national charities? Yes, regularly More...