Author: Lyndon Zaitz

Fostering hope

Six hundred people out of a total of 333,000 doesn’t seem like a lot—actually, it seems like a puny amount, until you realize it is the number of foster kids in all of Marion County. That relatively small number takes on major...

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Bite the bullet

The final amount of the Salem-Keizer School District’s Bond Measure was not grabbed out of thin air. It was not decided on in a vacuum. School bonds are serious business; members of the committee that established the amount...

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Pucker up for Lemonade Day

An early 20th century American president was misquoted as saying, “The business of America is business.” His actual quote was, “The chief business of the American people is business.” The meaning can be said to be the same....

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