Tuesday, January 24th, 2017

POSTS BY: RON HOLDRAKER


The indoctrination behind Orlando

So, a bit shocked are we about the mass slaying in Orlando? I mean,...


Help, I’ve fallen and I can’t get up!

Yeah, I know, nice catch phrase, except it actually happened to me last Friday....


Yeah, just keep waving those Mexican flags

At last week’s Trump political gatherings in several California cities, anti-Trumpists fed into the...


Stupid dogs

Yes…I really, really love my two Cavalier King Charles dogs, Zu Zu and Scout,...


The secret

by Patti Holdraker   Here is something I’ve mentioned to a few people before....


What are we turning into?

Let me start with MMA (Mixed Martial Arts) fighting. New York State was the...


Trump Thumped

Eleven months ago, Donald Trump, with quite a bit of fanfare, announced he was...


This week…

Some 12 people have come out of the woodwork in an attempt to garner...


Think it through, Katko

Politicians love to play to the crowd before them. Rarely do you see a...


Samsung is dead to me…

As many of you know, we are a small (mostly family) run organization. I...


And for President…

What a freaking mess. I know some of my more ardent readers would love...


Ever have one, or more, or those days?

t is Tuesday. I am not in a good mood. Perhaps it is all...


So, have you ever asked why…?

I now have 13, yes, 13 different doctors/specialists who have perused my body over...


Has anyone else noticed?

We are in a drug-induced world. The front page story concerning the woman who...


Government Stuff

  The Wayne County Board of Supervisors had not seen County Treasurer, Tom Warnick...


Getting bigger, + changes, but…

  We have added more news and produce more pages than all the rest...


Dogs & Cats

Me, I am a dog lover. Yes, we have two cats, but there is...


The mean old lady and other stories

The other day I was talking to Newark History Guy, John Zornow. I was...


I don’t carry a cell phone

  I know I am probably in the minority on this, but I refuse...


Me Grumpy

The life of an editor… Okay, so sometimes I have to put up with...


This is what we are becoming, this is what we have become

Life, in general, is becoming scary. We rely on polls to tell us how...


No, this can’t wait, I’m pissed off

  Okay, I wrote the column to the left a few days ago, trying...


In the paper

We are introducing a new updated Health page this week on (E-3).  We welcome...


The week in review

It started last Saturday afternoon. I decided to take Wife Patti out for a...


Give me marijuana

Many regulars know I have had more than my share of medical invasions. I...


Me…Part II

Look, I know I already did a column for this week, but with “BREAKING...


The Ron Holdraker Stamp of Approval

I firmly believe that if I find something that works, I let my readers...


The Tree Thing

Those readers-of-old know some of this tale. The Story of the Holdraker Christmas Tree...


County Salaries

This past week the Empire Center, a non-partisan, non-profit independent think tank based out...


A Random Act of Kindness

Dear Ron,For the last couple of years you have had one medical issue following...