2020 “Big E” Canceled

2020 “Big E” Canceled

ANNUAL NEW ENGLAND “CELEBRATION” SHUTTERED DUE TO COVID-19 by Sharon Rondeau (Jun. 29, 2020) — On Monday Gene Cassidy, CEO of the annual Eastern States Exposition, or”Big E,” announced that this year’s fair is canceled. The event, one of the largest of its kind in North America, spans 17 days between mid-September and early October […]

New England Pummeled for Third Time in Two Weeks

New England Pummeled for Third Time in Two Weeks

MARCH COMES IN LIKE A LION, CONTINUES TO ROAR by Sharon Rondeau (Mar. 13, 2018) — As if to make up for a winter that never arrived, the Northeast is receiving its third major snowstorm in less than two weeks. Up to 18 inches of snow could fall in the Worcester-Boston area and a foot […]

Massive Storm Deals a Punch to New England

Massive Storm Deals a Punch to New England

RAIN, HURRICANE-FORCE WINDS KNOCK OUT POWER FROM NEW YORK TO MAINE by Sharon Rondeau (Nov. 1, 2017) — A huge and unprecedented storm, at least to this writer, moved through New York and Connecticut on Sunday night, yielding whipping winds and heavy rain which caused flooding in some areas. The storm was termed a “cyclone” […]

Ideological Tribalism: Graduating Stepford Students

Ideological Tribalism: Graduating Stepford Students

“A TYRANNY OF CENSORSHIP” by Linda Goudsmit, ©2017 (Jul. 14, 2017) — Freedom of speech is foundational. Without freedom of speech there are no other freedoms. In a stunning new guide to colleges that ranks  “a diversity of viewpoints and a culture of free and open discussion,” New England colleges and universities are exposed as the most […]

The Constitution State, Too, Votes for “Change”

The Constitution State, Too, Votes for “Change”

“A DIFFERENT DYNAMIC” by Sharon Rondeau (Nov. 10, 2016) — The Connecticut Business and Industry Association (CBIA) and WFSB Channel 3 in Hartford have reported that as a result of Tuesday’s state elections, Republicans gained seven seats in the House of Representatives and read seats in the state Senate, the latter of which brought a […]

There’s No Place Like New England in the Fall

There’s No Place Like New England in the Fall

“PHOTOGRAPHS CAN’T DO JUSTICE” by Sharon Rondeau (Sep. 27, 2014) — Every year, for approximately two weeks between the end of September and mid-October, the outdoors explodes in a stunning conflagration of color in which summer’s greens turn to red, orange, and yellow. Fascinating combinations of color can also be found within individual leaves which […]

“Polar Vortex” Plunges Much of Nation into Record-Low Temperatures

“Polar Vortex” Plunges Much of Nation into Record-Low Temperatures

CAN “CLIMATE CHANGE” MEAN “COLDER?” by Sharon Rondeau (Jan. 4, 2014) —Record-low temperatures which began late last month throughout the Midwest and Northeast will be followed by more frigid weather on Sunday, according to various weather experts. Meteorologists are reporting that a cold weather system termed a “polar vortex” has will be descending from the […]

Wyoming Legislators Propose Bill to Nullify Impending Federal Regulations

Wyoming Legislators Propose Bill to Nullify Impending Federal Regulations

IS NULLIFICATION THE ANSWER? by Sharon Rondeau (Jan. 12, 2013) — Eight Wyoming state representatives and two state senators have introduced legislation for the 2013 session which would nullify any federal law imposing a limitation on the size of firearm magazines or semi-automatic weapons.  The bill would criminalize federal officials attempting to enforce firearms restrictions […]

Recollections…

Recollections…

“THE MORAL COMPASS” by Zeb Blanchard, ©2012 (Dec. 16, 2012) — We had a gun trader when I was in high school in the early ’50’s in Vermont.  He plied his trade of sale and barter out of his desk in school.  No one gave this much thought  including the teachers, as this sort of […]

Election Law Complaint Filed in New Hampshire

ASSERTS THAT OBAMA’S BIRTH CERTIFICATE AND SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER ARE FRAUDULENT by Sharon Rondeau (Nov. 15, 2011) — Atty. Orly Taitz of California has submitted an election law complaint to the State of New Hampshire regarding the positioning of Barack Hussein Obama’s name on the 2012 presidential ballot in the Granite State. New Hampshire holds […]

A Time for Choosing, Part II

HOW COMMON LAW WAS REPLACED WITH ROMAN CIVIL CODES TO THE DETRIMENT OF FREEDOM by Steven Wayne Pattison, ©2011 (Nov. 9, 2011) —Editor’s Note:  The following essay is a continuation of the ideas presented in Part 1 of this series. The major systems of law in European history were Roman law, feudal law, canon law, […]

The Face of Poverty in Obama’s America

CAN THE AMERICAN DREAM SURVIVE? by Sharon Rondeau (Oct. 16, 2011) — Almost two years ago, The Post & Email had received a personal story regarding the impact of the real estate collapse on her family.  She and her husband had been involved in apartment rentals and had managed all of their property themselves. As […]

The Retaking of America

AND WHAT YOU CAN DO TO HELP by John Sutherland, ©2011 (Mar. 12, 2011) — We are all frustrated and sometimes overwhelmed with the incredible pressures being exerted on us largely by too many government programs.   Not to worry.  There are some solid things that we can do to reverse the insanity in government. Background […]