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Opinion: Howdy, column readers

Commentary by Dick Wolfsie I turned 70 this year. And so did a 10-year-old freckled little boy named Howdy Doody. For those too young to remember, “The Howdy Doody Show” debuted in 1947, its star a...

Opinion: Hanging out with ‘Oisk’

Commentary by Dick Wolfsie Last week I had the honor of presenting to Carl Erskine the Heritage Place Award, given to six senior Hoosiers for their lifetime service to the Indianapolis community. Carl is...

Opinion: Outdoor cooking

Commentary by Terry Anker It must be summer because we are cooking outside! What is it about longer, warmer days that urges us to move from the comfortable confines of our cozy kitchens to...

Opinion: Jokes on you, brother

Commentary by Dick Wolfsie “Are you sitting down?” my sister asked, calling from New York.  “Our brother is about to do something a 66-year-old man seldom does at this point in his life.” I called...

Opinion: A survivor’s tale

Commentary by Danielle Wilson I survived another Memorial Weekend with the in-law family, folks – 20 kids and 12 adults, all piled into a 100-year-old lake house in northern Indiana. I’m pleased to report...