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Pete Golis

Golis: Celebrating stories of who we are

A little more than a century ago, my grandparents, Peter and Elizabeth Golis, immigrated to the U.S. from Poland. The family history lists a ship that left Bremen, Germany, bound for New York, on Oct. 11, 1911.

Paul Gullixson

Gullixson: We don’t want housing?

It’s true that this county’s key battles in the decades before and after the turn of the century were about slowing growth. But nobody really wanted to stop it altogether, did they?

Close To Home

Close to Home: What makes a student successful

Is school success determined by ability? Effort? Or both? Psychologist Carol Dweck of Stanford University examined both areas and comes up with some startling conclusions about school success.

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