Richard Lutzoff

Reader input: Cycling is a great sport

May is Bicycle Awareness Month. Auburn is a beautiful place for biking, a little hilly in spots — just consider it aerobic exercise. Bicycling is environmentally neutral. The ...

Reader Input: Water is one of God’s miracles

Can you imagine what a miracle our weather is? What does it take to draw trillions of gallons of water out of the oceans through evaporation and then deposit that back on the mount ...

Reader input: Don't stonewall climate change

Climate change could be a real problem for Republicans in the 2016 elections. Many of the Republican candidates do not believe in man-made climate change. If Republicans keep stone ...

Reader input: Energy can be risky business

There is some risk to all forms of energy; it can become a tradeoff for safety vs. lower energy prices. Fracking is a very controversial process for extracting petroleum and natu ...

Reader input: Tigris River is crucial to Baghdad

Keep the Tigris flowing In 760 B.C., God instructed Jonah to go into Nineveh and warn its people to repent of their wicked ways. They did repent, at least for a while, until Nine ...

Reader Input: Great healers: Love, patience

Mental illness has been with us since the beginning of time, and many breakthroughs have been made, but much more needs to be done. I know, because I too have struggled with this c ...

Reader Input: We’re connected but not engaged

People seem to be less engaged today. We have the world in the palm of our hands. You can keep in touch with people like never before. We have more information at our fingertips ...

Reader input: What is going on out there?

What is going on out there? Big things are happening all over the world. Is it global warming or something else? We can only guess what that is, and if it is global warming, what c ...

Reader Input: Your life is special

Your life is special, even though it may not always feel that way. Your life gives life to other people, and if someone waves to you and you wave back, that one act as small as it ...

Reader Input: Every day is a miracle

I was talking to someone the other day and I asked him how he was doing. He says to me, “You know it is the same old stuff, just a different day.” Yes, I know what yo ...