Convenience is too costly

To the editor:   In the March 6 issue of The Wake Weekly, a column by Scott Mooneyham expressed an interesting point of view on the much-maligned election reform bill. Several paragraphs of conjecture on Governor McCrory’s thought process and reading comprehension skills...
Posted On 13 Mar 2014

Public Works appreciated

To the editor:   After reading the article, “Miscom-munication Cited in Report,” in the most recently published issue of the Wake Forest Weekly, I wanted to write to express my thanks for the town of Wake Forest’s Public Works Department (PWD). I applaud the town for doing...
Posted On 13 Mar 2014

Thanks for quilters’ spotlight

To the editor:   A great big thank you to the town of Wake Forest and the Wake Forest Department of Parks and Recreation for their continuous support over the past 15 years. Wake Forest Quilting Friends originated with beginner and intermediate quilting classes in 1998-99....
Posted On 13 Mar 2014

Extracted safely? I think not

To the editor:   President Obama gave another memorable speech last Tuesday in the State of the Union address. The topic of clean energy was brief. However, Obama stated, “… natural gas, if extracted safely, is the bridge fuel that can power our economy…” The phra...
Posted On 06 Feb 2014

State, federal leaders advised to read history

To the editor:   As for Governor McCrory’s move to the center, I might believe it if I see more concrete results. He might consider an apt quote from Thomas Jefferson: “It was easy to speak theoretically and idealistically about politics when one is seeking power. The...
Posted On 06 Feb 2014