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On economics and charity

The Johnson Center hosts a conference this week on “Philanthropy and the Economic Way of Thinking.” The conference will bring to Troy economists and graduate ... Read more

Arts center honors Gibson

Mack Gibson was honored for his 12 years as chairman of the Johnson Center for the Arts Board of Directors at the board’s annual retreat ... Read more

‘Little Orphant Annie’ makes a return

The Halloween of my childhood meant crisp fall mornings and cloud-shrouded moons at night. Read more

What’s the best way to take out the trash?

Garbage would normally put most readers to sleep, but Pike County’s contract with Advanced Disposal has been news this summer. Our county offers a contrast ... Read more

A cure for the Common Core

Perhaps the most controversial education policy of the past five years has been the Common Core, adopted to date by 43 states. Read more