Columns - Aledo Times Record - Aledo, IL http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/article/20121128/NEWS/121129338/1008 aledotimesrecord.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Fri, 23 Jun 2017 01:49:33 +0000 On the Road with Rick Holmes: The healing powers of vacation http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/opinion/20170622/on-road-with-rick-holmes-healing-powers-of-vacation?rssfeed=true Thu, 22 Jun 2017 17:36:09 +0000 Rick Holmes GateHouse Media Columnist http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/opinion/20170622/on-road-with-rick-holmes-healing-powers-of-vacation Arthur I. Cyr: France again votes for moderation http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/opinion/20170620/arthur-i-cyr-france-again-votes-for-moderation?rssfeed=true Tue, 20 Jun 2017 20:29:44 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/opinion/20170620/arthur-i-cyr-france-again-votes-for-moderation Matthew T. Mangino: The irony of an expanding obstruction probe http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/opinion/20170616/matthew-t-mangino-irony-of-expanding-obstruction-probe?rssfeed=true Fri, 16 Jun 2017 14:18:22 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/opinion/20170616/matthew-t-mangino-irony-of-expanding-obstruction-probe On the Road with Rick Holmes: Vermont, where the hippies won http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/opinion/20170615/on-road-with-rick-holmes-vermont-where-hippies-won?rssfeed=true Thu, 15 Jun 2017 17:42:30 +0000 Rick Holmes GateHouse Media http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/opinion/20170615/on-road-with-rick-holmes-vermont-where-hippies-won Evan F. Moore: Tiger Woods can’t always play race card to his advantage http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/opinion/20170614/evan-f-moore-tiger-woods-cant-always-play-race-card-to-his-advantage?rssfeed=true Wed, 14 Jun 2017 16:40:03 +0000 Evan F. Moore More Content Now http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/opinion/20170614/evan-f-moore-tiger-woods-cant-always-play-race-card-to-his-advantage Arthur I. Cyr: Britain’s earthquake election http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/opinion/20170613/arthur-i-cyr-britains-earthquake-election?rssfeed=true Tue, 13 Jun 2017 19:49:05 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/opinion/20170613/arthur-i-cyr-britains-earthquake-election Matthew T. Mangino: The enormous cost of civil commitments http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/opinion/20170609/matthew-t-mangino-enormous-cost-of-civil-commitments?rssfeed=true Fri, 09 Jun 2017 18:51:40 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/opinion/20170609/matthew-t-mangino-enormous-cost-of-civil-commitments On the Road with Rick Holmes: In New Orleans, another defeat for Robert E. Lee and the Lost Cause myth http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/opinion/20170608/on-road-with-rick-holmes-in-new-orleans-another-defeat-for-robert-e-lee-and-lost-cause-myth?rssfeed=true Thu, 08 Jun 2017 17:35:05 +0000 Rick Holmes GateHouse Media columnist http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/opinion/20170608/on-road-with-rick-holmes-in-new-orleans-another-defeat-for-robert-e-lee-and-lost-cause-myth Arthur I. Cyr: Britain and Europe have strong anti-terrorist assets http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/opinion/20170606/arthur-i-cyr-britain-and-europe-have-strong-anti-terrorist-assets?rssfeed=true Tue, 06 Jun 2017 20:04:21 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/opinion/20170606/arthur-i-cyr-britain-and-europe-have-strong-anti-terrorist-assets Arthur I. Cyr: Pittsburgh: Paris of the Environment http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/opinion/20170602/arthur-i-cyr-pittsburgh-paris-of-environment?rssfeed=true Fri, 02 Jun 2017 18:34:43 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/opinion/20170602/arthur-i-cyr-pittsburgh-paris-of-environment Matthew T. Mangino: Local jails big part of America’s incarceration problem http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/opinion/20170602/matthew-t-mangino-local-jails-big-part-of-americas-incarceration-problem?rssfeed=true Fri, 02 Jun 2017 14:15:09 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/opinion/20170602/matthew-t-mangino-local-jails-big-part-of-americas-incarceration-problem On the Road with Rick Holmes: The divided states of America http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/opinion/20170601/on-road-with-rick-holmes-divided-states-of-america?rssfeed=true Thu, 01 Jun 2017 14:00:41 +0000 By Rick Holmes, GateHouse Media http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/opinion/20170601/on-road-with-rick-holmes-divided-states-of-america Arthur I. Cyr: NATO summit underscores durable alliance http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/opinion/20170530/arthur-i-cyr-nato-summit-underscores-durable-alliance?rssfeed=true Tue, 30 May 2017 17:21:55 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/opinion/20170530/arthur-i-cyr-nato-summit-underscores-durable-alliance Charita M. Goshay: His name was 2nd Lt. Richard W. Collins III http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/opinion/20170529/charita-m-goshay-his-name-was-2nd-lt-richard-w-collins-iii?rssfeed=true Mon, 29 May 2017 16:39:54 +0000 Charita M. Goshay More Content Now http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/opinion/20170529/charita-m-goshay-his-name-was-2nd-lt-richard-w-collins-iii Evan Moore: Adam Jones and the downplaying of racially charged incidents in sports http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/lifestyle/20170529/evan-moore-adam-jones-and-downplaying-of-racially-charged-incidents-in-sports?rssfeed=true Mon, 29 May 2017 15:28:16 +0000 Evan Moore More Content Now http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/lifestyle/20170529/evan-moore-adam-jones-and-downplaying-of-racially-charged-incidents-in-sports Matthew T. Mangino: Ratcheting up the ‘war on drugs’ http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/opinion/20170526/matthew-t-mangino-ratcheting-up-war-on-drugs?rssfeed=true Fri, 26 May 2017 21:39:43 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/opinion/20170526/matthew-t-mangino-ratcheting-up-war-on-drugs Keith Magill: Happiness through hard work and failure http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/opinion/20170523/keith-magill-happiness-through-hard-work-and-failure?rssfeed=true Tue, 23 May 2017 17:08:09 +0000 Keith Magill More Content Now http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/opinion/20170523/keith-magill-happiness-through-hard-work-and-failure Arthur I. Cyr: The Vietnam War: Legacies and lessons http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/opinion/20170523/arthur-i-cyr-vietnam-war-legacies-and-lessons?rssfeed=true Tue, 23 May 2017 16:12:04 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/opinion/20170523/arthur-i-cyr-vietnam-war-legacies-and-lessons Matthew T. Mangino: A young presidency and a growing scandal http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/opinion/20170519/matthew-t-mangino-young-presidency-and-growing-scandal?rssfeed=true Fri, 19 May 2017 14:26:46 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/opinion/20170519/matthew-t-mangino-young-presidency-and-growing-scandal On the Road with Rick Holmes: Off the beaten track in Mobile, Alabama, the Duffie Oak endures http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/opinion/20170518/on-road-with-rick-holmes-off-beaten-track-in-mobile-alabama-duffie-oak-endures?rssfeed=true Thu, 18 May 2017 17:54:35 +0000 Rick Holmes GateHouse Media columnist http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/opinion/20170518/on-road-with-rick-holmes-off-beaten-track-in-mobile-alabama-duffie-oak-endures