Category archives for: Editorial

Editorial rebuttal: Poway decision unpopular, but compliant with the law

I acknowledge that reasonable people can disagree about whether or not manufactured homes should be allowed on a single-family lot, but quite simply, that was not the question before the council.

‘Thumbs’ for August

Kudos to Poway Days volunteers and contested November elections, but not to the City Poway City Council.

Editorial: No CAB vote prior to November election

With three of the five school board seats on the board up for election on Nov. 4, there is no compelling reason, in our view, to rush to judgment on the proposal prior to the election.

Guest column: Animals aren’t the only ones who benefit from adoption

Pets play a very special role in our lives. They can be a child’s best friend, a young adult’s loyal companion, and a comfort to seniors.

Editorial: No more endorsements

Once upon a time, before absentee balloting became the preferred way for voters to express their candidate preferences, newspaper publishers and editors would spend considerable time and energy on offering ballot recommendations to their readers.

From the editor: Smile for the camera

Full disclosure: I am not the person who came up with the idea of printing vacation photos.

Editorial: Our ‘thumbs’ for July

THUMBS UP to the Green Flash Brewing Co. for its decision to build a brewery and tasting room in the Poway Business Park.

Editorial: Tribute to Tony Gwynn

The hope here is that the Ted Williams Parkway renaming option is eventually selected.

From the editor: A little civility, please

We have finally joined “the other side” of the philosophical debate about how to deal with people hiding behind a fake identity (or two, or three …) and taking pot-shots at others.

Editorial: Recognition for local business leaders

Our monthly collection of ‘Thumbs’ reflecting on the good (and bad) of June.