Columns - Milford Beacon http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20121127/CCH/121129852/1008/OPINION milfordbeacon.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Fri, 24 Nov 2017 15:10:58 +0000 On the Road with Rick Holmes: Trouble under the Capitol dome http://www.milfordbeacon.com/opinion/20171122/on-road-with-rick-holmes-trouble-under-capitol-dome?rssfeed=true Wed, 22 Nov 2017 18:26:38 +0000 Rick Holmes GateHouse Media Columnist http://www.milfordbeacon.com/opinion/20171122/on-road-with-rick-holmes-trouble-under-capitol-dome Matthew T. Mangino: Word of the demise of ‘the great American crime decline’ premature http://www.milfordbeacon.com/opinion/20171117/matthew-t-mangino-word-of-demise-of-the-great-american-crime-decline-premature?rssfeed=true Fri, 17 Nov 2017 16:02:49 +0000 By Matthew T. Mangino, More Content Now http://www.milfordbeacon.com/opinion/20171117/matthew-t-mangino-word-of-demise-of-the-great-american-crime-decline-premature On the Road with Rick Holmes: The changing face of Old Virginia http://www.milfordbeacon.com/opinion/20171116/on-road-with-rick-holmes-changing-face-of-old-virginia?rssfeed=true Thu, 16 Nov 2017 18:24:51 +0000 Rick Holmes More Content Now http://www.milfordbeacon.com/opinion/20171116/on-road-with-rick-holmes-changing-face-of-old-virginia Mark L. Hopkins: Injuries, injuries, injuries http://www.milfordbeacon.com/opinion/20171113/mark-l-hopkins-injuries-injuries-injuries?rssfeed=true Mon, 13 Nov 2017 15:24:53 +0000 By Mark L. Hopkins, More Content Now http://www.milfordbeacon.com/opinion/20171113/mark-l-hopkins-injuries-injuries-injuries Mark L. Hopkins: Pay attention to the warning signs http://www.milfordbeacon.com/opinion/20171111/mark-l-hopkins-pay-attention-to-warning-signs?rssfeed=true Sun, 12 Nov 2017 01:24:13 +0000 By Mark L. Hopkins, More Content Now http://www.milfordbeacon.com/opinion/20171111/mark-l-hopkins-pay-attention-to-warning-signs COMMENTARY: House Dems' 2018 take: Americans crave change in GOP's Washington http://www.milfordbeacon.com/news/20171107/commentary-house-dems-2018-take-americans-crave-change-in-gops-washington?rssfeed=true Tue, 07 Nov 2017 14:36:50 +0000 By Ben Ray Lujan McClatchy Washington Bureau (TNS) http://www.milfordbeacon.com/news/20171107/commentary-house-dems-2018-take-americans-crave-change-in-gops-washington COMMENTARY: House GOP's 2018 take: We will win on the economy http://www.milfordbeacon.com/news/20171107/commentary-house-gops-2018-take-we-will-win-on-economy?rssfeed=true Tue, 07 Nov 2017 14:32:16 +0000 By Steve Stivers McClatchy Washington Bureau (TNS) http://www.milfordbeacon.com/news/20171107/commentary-house-gops-2018-take-we-will-win-on-economy Matthew T. Mangino: America’s opioid crisis a ‘national emergency’ http://www.milfordbeacon.com/opinion/20171103/matthew-t-mangino-americas-opioid-crisis-national-emergency?rssfeed=true Fri, 03 Nov 2017 16:57:40 +0000 By Matthew T. Mangino
More Content Now http://www.milfordbeacon.com/opinion/20171103/matthew-t-mangino-americas-opioid-crisis-national-emergency On the Road with Rick Holmes: Darkness and desperation in Puerto Rico http://www.milfordbeacon.com/opinion/20171102/on-road-with-rick-holmes-darkness-and-desperation-in-puerto-rico?rssfeed=true Thu, 02 Nov 2017 15:59:21 +0000 By Rick Holmes
More Content Now http://www.milfordbeacon.com/opinion/20171102/on-road-with-rick-holmes-darkness-and-desperation-in-puerto-rico OPINION COLUMN: Revitalizing our communities, one investment at a time http://www.milfordbeacon.com/news/20171031/opinion-column-revitalizing-our-communities-one-investment-at-time?rssfeed=true Tue, 31 Oct 2017 18:44:20 +0000 By Anas Ben Addi http://www.milfordbeacon.com/news/20171031/opinion-column-revitalizing-our-communities-one-investment-at-time On the Road with Rick Holmes: Of moose and men: Climate change is already picking winners and losers http://www.milfordbeacon.com/opinion/20171026/on-road-with-rick-holmes-of-moose-and-men-climate-change-is-already-picking-winners-and-losers?rssfeed=true Thu, 26 Oct 2017 18:38:13 +0000 Rick Holmes GateHouse Media Columnist http://www.milfordbeacon.com/opinion/20171026/on-road-with-rick-holmes-of-moose-and-men-climate-change-is-already-picking-winners-and-losers On the Road with Rick Holmes: Salem: The dark history of ‘Witch City’ http://www.milfordbeacon.com/opinion/20171019/on-road-with-rick-holmes-salem-dark-history-of-witch-city?rssfeed=true Thu, 19 Oct 2017 19:03:57 +0000 Rick Holmes GateHouse Media Columnist http://www.milfordbeacon.com/opinion/20171019/on-road-with-rick-holmes-salem-dark-history-of-witch-city On the Road with Rick Holmes: Beyond identity politics: Diversity, divisions and the ‘American mutt’ http://www.milfordbeacon.com/opinion/20171012/on-road-with-rick-holmes-beyond-identity-politics-diversity-divisions-and-american-mutt?rssfeed=true Thu, 12 Oct 2017 18:33:23 +0000 Rick Holmes GateHouse Media Columnist http://www.milfordbeacon.com/opinion/20171012/on-road-with-rick-holmes-beyond-identity-politics-diversity-divisions-and-american-mutt JIM LEE: We're at our best when we are working together http://www.milfordbeacon.com/news/20171006/jim-lee-were-at-our-best-when-we-are-working-together?rssfeed=true Fri, 06 Oct 2017 16:07:02 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/news/20171006/jim-lee-were-at-our-best-when-we-are-working-together Evan F. Moore: What the NFL protests really mean http://www.milfordbeacon.com/news/20171006/evan-f-moore-what-nfl-protests-really-mean?rssfeed=true Fri, 06 Oct 2017 15:38:01 +0000 By Evan F. Moore More Content Now http://www.milfordbeacon.com/news/20171006/evan-f-moore-what-nfl-protests-really-mean On the Road with Rick Holmes: The mill and the mountain: When a company town loses its company http://www.milfordbeacon.com/opinion/20170928/on-road-with-rick-holmes-mill-and-mountain-when-company-town-loses-its-company?rssfeed=true Thu, 28 Sep 2017 18:58:59 +0000 Rick Holmes GateHouse Media Columnist http://www.milfordbeacon.com/opinion/20170928/on-road-with-rick-holmes-mill-and-mountain-when-company-town-loses-its-company On the Road with Rick Holmes: Politics and introspection at Yale http://www.milfordbeacon.com/opinion/20170921/on-road-with-rick-holmes-politics-and-introspection-at-yale?rssfeed=true Thu, 21 Sep 2017 17:28:22 +0000 Rick Holmes GateHouse Media Columnist http://www.milfordbeacon.com/opinion/20170921/on-road-with-rick-holmes-politics-and-introspection-at-yale Evan F. Moore: Jemele Hill’s controversial tweet in line with Trump’s KKK affiliations, ESPN’s history http://www.milfordbeacon.com/opinion/20170920/evan-f-moore-jemele-hills-controversial-tweet-in-line-with-trumps-kkk-affiliations-espns-history?rssfeed=true Wed, 20 Sep 2017 19:00:05 +0000 Evan F. Moore More Content Now http://www.milfordbeacon.com/opinion/20170920/evan-f-moore-jemele-hills-controversial-tweet-in-line-with-trumps-kkk-affiliations-espns-history On the Road with Rick Holmes: Revisiting Reconstruction: To the victors go the statues http://www.milfordbeacon.com/opinion/20170907/on-road-with-rick-holmes-revisiting-reconstruction-to-victors-go-statues?rssfeed=true Thu, 07 Sep 2017 18:46:11 +0000 Rick Holmes GateHouse Media Columnist http://www.milfordbeacon.com/opinion/20170907/on-road-with-rick-holmes-revisiting-reconstruction-to-victors-go-statues Matthew T. Mangino: Mueller sends Trump administration message on pardons http://www.milfordbeacon.com/opinion/20170901/matthew-t-mangino-mueller-sends-trump-administration-message-on-pardons?rssfeed=true Sat, 02 Sep 2017 19:13:17 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.milfordbeacon.com/opinion/20170901/matthew-t-mangino-mueller-sends-trump-administration-message-on-pardons