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Saturday, October 1, 2022

Commentary: More Balance Needed in Redistricting Map

Change is hard and even more so when it comes without being asked for and nearly two years into a global pandemic. But with...

Opinion: Initiative 82 Is Bad Policy

The fight over tipped restaurant wages has resumed. Supporters of the “Full Minimum Wage for Tipped Workers Amendment Act,” so-called “Initiative 82,” are gathering...

Celebrate Community Menorah Lighting Nov. 29

Celebrate the Festival of Lights as the community again gathers together to light the Menorah this Hanukkah. The Capitol Hill Business Improvement District (BID), along...

Opinion: On Redistricting and Southwest

I have lived in Southwest since 1975. In that time, I have made several false starts to move somewhere else, but Southwest always drew...

Opinion: The Biggest Employee Benefit of All is Ownership

I’m standing behind a 6’ plastic folding table lined with a black fabric tablecloth, Mylar red “Ace” balloons flanking either side. Strewn across its surface are...

In Celebration of Gottlieb Simon

Dear Readers, it has been long months since The Nose has put pen to paper. Yet, after fortifying himself with a brown medicinal libation,...

Mourning Candidate for Life: Faith Dane Crannitch

I served on the organizing committee for the creation of the program on Sept. 3rd, 2021 for Faith Dane Crannitch.  Faith the unceasing perpetual...

Standing Stones

Here, amid the shadows of resolutely standing stones, In moonlight too indifferent to reveal inscriptions, And in the company and compassion of conjured ghosts Who have for so long been...

Words For Eternity

This earth is littered with skeletons— we find them everywhere— Of dinosaurs, whales, bats and people. We know their bones, but not their souls. The few old souls...

Letter to the Editor: An Important Distinction at St. Peter’s

To the editor: Thank you for the lovely article in your September issue on the Bicentennial of St. Peter’s Church on Capitol Hill. We are...
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