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Pay to Play High School Sports is Here!

12.11.13 | Ralph Kerr | Comments[0]

 Pay to Play High School Sports is Here!                 Nearly 40% of school districts in Pennsylvania recently reported they are now charging for students to ...

The Assault on Common Core

10.23.13 | Ralph Kerr | Comments[0]

  The Assault on Common Core Some people are upset about Obamacare, some are upset about Government spending, some are upset about the end of summer but it seems most people are upset about the Common Core in Education. The Common Core is a ...

Preparing for Final Exams

06.04.13 | Ralph Kerr | Comments[0]

Preparing For Final Exams The”dreaded” time of year for public school students is upon them, Final Exams. While many students and parents, for that matter dread final exams, it does really need to be that way. It can be a much more ...

Testing Time

04.18.13 | Ralph Kerr | Comments[0]

Testing Time                 In July 2010 the New York State Board of Regents adopted the Common Core Curriculum. The purpose of this curriculum was to standarize school ...

Are Student ID cards with chips a "Mark of the Beast?"

01.23.13 | Ralph Kerr | Comments[0]

Are Student ID cards with chips a “Mark of the Beast?”                 School districts in Texas have started a “craze” which has turned into the ...

State of the State - Education

01.10.13 | Ralph Kerr | Comments[0]

State of the State – Education Governor Andrew Cuomo of New York has delivered his Annual State of the State address. As usual it is long on words, promises and rhetoric and short on details and specifics. For those interested in the portion ...

Relections on the Tragedy in Sandy Hook Elementary

12.17.12 | Ralph Kerr | Comments[0]

Reflections on the Tragedy and Sandy Hook Elementary                 Our country was shaken once again by the violence that occurred recently at the Sandy Hook Elementary ...

2012 Election Education Issues

09.26.12 | Ralph Kerr | Comments[0]

            Education is not one of the major issues in this year’s election given the state of our economy and foreign policy. This does not mean however the educational issues are not ...

Teachers Unions in Retreat

07.24.12 | Ralph Kerr | Comments[4]

Teachers Unions in Retreat “The National Education Association will become a political power second to no other special interest group.” “When school children start paying union dues that’s when I’ll start ...

Tattoo Parlor In Church

01.10.12 | Bob Price | Comments[22]

A Michigan Pastor has opened a tattoo parlor inside his church.  The Reverand Steve Bentley says he's doing everything he can to reach out to people who've never felt comfortable at a traditional house of worship. Bentley's church is called ...

Stories to watch in 2012

01.03.12 | Bob Price | Comments[2]

I’m no Nostradamus and unlike the ancient Mayan civilization, I’m not predicting the end of the world in 2012, but there are a few stories worth keeping an eye on in the new year.  Here are five. What succeeds the “Arab ...

An Inconvenient Truth

11.29.11 | Bob Price | Comments[5]

It doesn't take a rocket scientist to figure out the similarities between the child sex abuse scandals that are plaguing two prestigious universities in the Family Life listening area. In one corner, Syracuse University...one of college ...

Natural Gas Drilling

11.18.11 | Bob Price | Comments[4]

The more I learn, the less I know. That statement best sums up the news departments' 3 1/2 years of non-stop, wall-to-wall news coverage of the gas drilling debate in NY. Do the risks outweigh the rewards? Is the benefit worth the burden? Are ...

The Death of Journalism

10.28.11 | Bob Price | Comments[7]

Nothing maddens me like lazy journalism. I can take the biased reporting…bias is unavoidable. It’s lazy reporting I have no tolerance for. Take for example, the Wall Street Occupation movement. According to the Media Research Center, ...

Mitt Romney’s Mormonism - it’s really just a matter of faith.

10.15.11 | Bob Price | Comments[15]

A lot of you have been wondering lately, does it matter if a Mormon occupies the White House? It scares a lot of Christians given the tenants of the Mormon faith. I strongly encourage you to read the God Makers by Ed Decker. It differentiates in ...