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Letter to the Editor: Reader shares views on upcoming election: ‘You will decide’

To the Editor: This November we have an election that may be the most consequential of our lifetime in that it will decide the path ... Read more

13 hours ago by Letters to the Editor.

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One on One: New novel set in Raleigh addresses race and family

By D.G. Martin Do black lives matter in a good, almost all-white neighborhood in Raleigh? The black lives in this neighborhood are two of the ... Read more

24 hours ago by Guest Columnist.

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Letter to the Editor: Reader: ‘Cancel culture unacceptable’

To the editor: I was disappointed by The Coastland Times editor’s decision to publish a letter, on July 26, 2020, containing personal attacks, castigating the writer of an earlier letter regarding alternative ... Read more

3 days ago by Letters to the Editor.

Guest Opinion: Why filling out the 2020 Census is crucial for social justice

By Suzanne McCormick  Those living in our nation’s poor and minority communities have historically gone undercounted in the U.S. Census. For instance, nearly one million ... Read more

4 days ago by Guest Columnist.

You Decide: Is it really 2030?

By Dr. Mike Walden The calendar says 2020, but some say it’s really 2030. Huh? Did we suddenly lose a decade? I, for one, certainly ... Read more

5 days ago by Guest Columnist.

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Social Security Matters: Ask Rusty – Can I get a widow’s benefit if I’m on disability?

Dear Rusty: I was recently approved for my Social Security disability benefits. Will I still be able to get my widow’s benefits when I turn 60, ... Read more

6 days ago by Guest Columnist.

Guest Opinion: Academic research can’t end the pandemic without private backing

By Jon Soderstrom, Ph.D. Scientists at Yale University and scores more research institutions nationwide are working around the clock to identify potential avenues of diagnosing, ... Read more

7 days ago by Guest Columnist.

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Social Security Matters: Ask Rusty – About working while collecting Social Security

by AMAC Certified Social Security Advisor Russell Gloor, Association of Mature American Citizens Dear Rusty: In 2019 I was out of work for an extended period. ... Read more

1 week ago by Guest Columnist.

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Letter to the Editor: Treating one another with dignity in a time of crisis

Dear Editor, Thinking out loud in this time of crisis. Consider this. Beyond love there is purpose. A root so deep and intertwined that its ... Read more

1 week ago by Letters to the Editor.

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One on One: How North Carolina Bookwatch beat the coronavirus and got better doing it

For more than 20 years UNC TV’s North Carolina Bookwatch has broadcast great conversations with North Carolina-connected authors. An important part of the program’s makeup ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Guest Columnist.

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