Readers ask about Madison Seafood
January 15, 2013 - 6:51pm
I was recently informed on Jan. 3 that Madison Seafood is closed.I have a gift card that I received for Christmas.
Reader tries to find Good Samaritan
January 15, 2013 - 12:03am
I was in the Food Lion parking lot on N.C. 97 on last Saturday afternoon.
When can Madison Seafood gift cards be used?
January 13, 2013 - 9:12pm
I was recently informed that Madison Seafood is closed.I have a gift card that I received for Christmas.
Prisoners often have better lives in prison
January 12, 2013 - 10:57pm
I think most prisoners live better in prison than they did before they were sent to prison.That is why there are some many repeat offenders.
Car repair shops should clean up their messes
January 11, 2013 - 5:44pm
I want to know why automobile repair facilities stopped using fender covers when they are working on a car.
People aren’t shopping because they have no money
January 10, 2013 - 6:52pm
The holiday shopping season was bad, and they are blaming it on Superstorm Sandy – a storm that affected parts of two states – New Jersey and New York.
Traffic near school should slow down
January 9, 2013 - 11:43pm
Cars in traffic around Englewood Elementary and the surrounding neighborhood do not stop for stop signs, whether school is in session or not.
Reader says gun owners need insurance
January 8, 2013 - 8:25pm
I would make a comment about gun ownership in this country.I think everyone who has a gun should be made to have liability insurance.
National gas prices go low, local prices go up
January 7, 2013 - 9:27pm
I am calling about the recent announcement about gas prices increasing.
Resident is happy for job growth in area
January 6, 2013 - 8:38pm
I am glad to see the area’s turnaround on jobs, new jobs growth.You have to temper this somewhat.
Reader says politicians tools of new world order
January 5, 2013 - 9:07pm
For those who think our president and politicians in Washington, D.C. are going to fix things in our country, they are in for a rude awakening.
Many things can be lethal weapons
January 4, 2013 - 7:47pm
Any person determined to commit grievous acts against society and other people could do so with an automobile.
Reader says hand dryers don’t need jet engine noises
January 3, 2013 - 7:48pm
I went into one of the area’s fast food restaurants recently and I had to go to the restroom.
Reader says president’s trips are too expensive
January 2, 2013 - 7:08pm
President Barack Obama needs to keep himself in the White House in Washington, D.C., and not spend a reported $4 million to $6 million on a vacation to Hawaii.
Reader says man needs to be freed
January 1, 2013 - 8:43pm
It appears to me President Barack Obama and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton both have had a concussion for some time.
Reader upset about the Mayans being wrong
December 31, 2012 - 9:53pm
Well, the Mayans really fixed me.
I maxed out all of my credit cards.
I got all of my money out of the bank.
Reader wants an agreement on fiscal cliff
December 30, 2012 - 9:13pm
Congress needs to meet the president halfway to avoid the fiscal cliff. That is not too much to ask.
Reader says Obama has a mandate; GOP does not
December 29, 2012 - 9:58pm
I would like to make a comment on the fiscal cliff that faces this nation.
Reader says NRA helps gun companies, not citizens
December 29, 2012 - 9:57pm
I think the NRA’s idea of placing armed officers in all schools is a bad idea.What we need is a ban on assault weapons.
Reader says civilians do not need semi-automatic weapons
December 29, 2012 - 12:08am
You can ban assault rifles such as the AK-47 but if you don’t ban semi-automatic handguns you haven’t done much.
Too many misinformed about the Affordable Care Act
December 28, 2012 - 12:09am
I would like to comment on a recent Speak Up about the Affordable Care Act.
Reader talks about lights on at Englewood Park
December 26, 2012 - 9:07pm
It is after midnight, and the fields have been empty for hours.The stadium lights are blazing away in Englewood Park.
Shooting shows need for mental health care, not gun control
December 25, 2012 - 3:03pm
As a result of the horrible school shootings in Connecticut, we have radical ignorant people who want all private ownership of guns outlawed.
Reader wants bikers to ride safely
December 23, 2012 - 9:41pm
I would like to ask people riding bicycles to please have a light or reflectors on their bikes especially in the morning when it is just getting light or in the afternoons when it is just getting dark.
Reader disagrees on gun restrictions
December 23, 2012 - 9:38pm
Gun prohibition is not the answer.There are too many guns out there. It is kind of like closing the barn door after the horse is out.