IN REPLY TO REPLIES ABOUT “BIKE TOWN USA” (3/4) I’d simply like the lights to turn green for me when I’m stopped at a light riding home after work at night.
IN REPLY TO "MORE THAN A MINIMUM DEBATE NEEDED" (3/4) You say "there are also studies that indicate that higher minimum wages actually reduce job opportunities for working class men and women, as fewer employees are hired and sometimes the raises result in reduced hours."
IN REPLY TO "OPEN YOUR EARS" (2/25) It is my understanding that local government and law enforcement officials attended a meeting just before the public session.
IN REPLY TO "FIDELITY SELLS SKYLINE FOREST TO SINGAPORE-BASED COMPANY" (2/20) We can only move forward with what we have or give up.
IN REPLY TO “STRANGE BEDFELLOWS” (2/11)
Seems like it would have been apt to include the fact that the Oregonian’s editorial was written by Erik Lukens, who previously led the editorial board at The Bulletin, where he used similarly bizarre judgment during his tenure. —RememberThat?
PILOT BUTTE STATE PARK AND BIKES Pilot Butte State Park is one of Bend's jewels.
IN REPLY TO "TIRED OF NEWCOMERS" (1/29) I have lived in both Bend and Portland and have heard all the griping about newcomers for years.
SLAVERY IS ALIVE AND WELL The recent statements by the Republicans in Congress concerning Obama's plans to increase taxes on the rich and raise the minimum wage belie the truth and suggest two things: the Repubs are either far more ignorant than is believable or far more greedy than anyone could have imagined.