Its Christmastime once again. I’m always amazed how quickly Christmas descends now, in stark contrast to my childhood when it seemed to take forever to arrive.
I know I am not the only one who grew up in town who has this kind of Christmas travel in their near future, and there are a lot of very important reasons why
My husband, father of our two little girls, has been a police officer almost his entire adult life. His father and grandfather were policemen, too. We are very much a police family. We take great pride in their generations of work as public servants and for their bravery and courage.
I have indulged in many hours of thought about the situation in Ferguson, Mo., and have developed a few conclusions.