An important role of any museum — whether it be art, natural history or historical — is to educate. Museums allow us to see things in our community that may not be otherwise accessible; to think ideas that may not have had the chance to take root without encouragement.
To the Editor: If Spring Lake school Superintendent Dennis Furton wants to bring the district's elementary schools into the 21st century, he might consider bringing himself into the 21st century by having open meetings.
Welcome to 2013! On the forefront of the “to do’s” for the New Year is the clamor for improvement in the mental health services in our country. It is a shame that this new focus comes on the coattails of a year of violence.