Blow back

To understand what is happening today in the Middle East, and throughout Europe, and the Muslim world generally . . . and yes in the U.S.A., consider two eternal axioms: 1) You reap what you sow; and 2) The friend of my enemy is my enemy. […]

Letters to the Editor

Dog quotes Comey

I read a copy of the June 15 Rappahannock News while passing through little Washington. Well played on the caption to the photo of the dog and snake. I love small local papers, and gems like that are precisely why. […]

Letters to the Editor

‘A dose of reality’

In his rebuttal letter in the Rappahannock News on June 8 titled, “‘Not a right’ reprise,” Mr. Klaus argues that Ms. Willis and I “argue from emotion and not reality.” So here is a dose of reality for Mr. Klaus. […]

Letters to the Editor

Chorale gratitude

Sending this note to say how much I appreciate the publicity you printed prior to our spring concerts. Know it contributed to the wonderful attendance we experienced, especially with all the other activities that were available that particular weekend. […]

Letters to the Editor

Blue Ridge Fairy Tales

Many of us have met the talented Anne Williams at her practice, Mountainside Physical Therapy, located on Route 211, sometime over the past ten years. But not all know that Anne is also a strong and passionate dancer and teacher who studied ballet. […]

Letters to the Editor

‘Not a right’ reprise

The Europeans that Mr. Gorfein would have us emulate are all going broke and losing their culture. They are heading slowly (not so much, lately) towards where Chavez took Venezuela in only a decade. If you want a socialist government, move. […]

Letters to the Editor

Obvious bear lessons  

Saturday evening my car was parked in front of the house while we went to dinner in Little Washington with family members. Upon returning about 9:30 there were loud noises and my daughter shouted, “It’s a bear”! […]

Letters to the Editor

Sticking with his party

Instead of admitting what happened Mr. Garrett drags in a red herring. According to him, it’s all the Democrats’ fault that one or more Trump appointees who attended the White House meeting shared this information. […]

Letters to the Editor

‘Drastic departure’

This unwelcome application would pose severe risks of course to the safety, quality of life, and property values.Imagine the issues of litter, smoke from fire pits, bright lights at night, loud music, porta-johns, trash clean-up and disposal. […]