Category: Terry Anker

Opinion: Shifting loyalties

Kudos to the North Carolina Tar Heels for the solid play during the NCAA men’s basketball championship game. While we can happily celebrate the victory, is it OK to pine a bit that our...

Opinion: Invest in the fish fry

Commentary by Terry Anker College towns win big. The local economy benefits from the higher-than-average per capita spending of students (and their benefactors – parents and taxpayers). Small-town communities that host significant campuses have...

Opinion: A lucky guy

Commentary by Terry Anker The path to a happy life and fulfilling career is rarely a direct one. In fact, modern times seemingly dictate an intentionally circuitous route. We switch jobs with ever increasing...

Opinion: Dig in for comfort

Commentary by Terry Anker What is it about macaroni and cheese? While handy smartphone applications designed to track our intake of calories will warn that the creamy pasta dish can push to our daily...

No exceptions to absolutes

Commentary by Terry Anker Sometimes, we have spring in February and winter in March. We humans tend to be a temporally methodical lot. We have rightly come to expect that morning follows the night...

Opinion: The doors of our lives

Commentary by Terry Anker Famed American inventor Alexander Graham Bell, once said, “When one door closes, another opens; but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do...

Opinion: Loving in two hearts

Commentary by Terry Anker Families are complicated – even when they are not. Most of us have a dad and mom.  Well, we all, by the recipe, “must” have at least one of each...