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Experiencing life on the Gulf Coast
Experiencing life on the Gulf Coast

Ah, vacation … those little and not long enough blips in our schedule when we get the opportunity to get away from the hustle and bustle of normal everyday life.

07/15/2022 12:00 AM
Detailing some Democratic values
Detailing some Democratic values

As you read this, the Texas Democratic Convention is in full swing in Dallas.

07/15/2022 12:00 AM
Getting from here to there safely
Getting from here to there safely

Hang on. It’s going to be a wild ride.

07/08/2022 12:00 AM
Let’s celebrate our independence together
Let’s celebrate our independence together

As we enter July, it’s time to think about our nation’s holiday – Independence Day.

07/01/2022 12:00 AM
We are resolute in our views
We are resolute in our views

Let’s face it, some of the news from the past few weeks has been pretty crummy, including the Uvalde school shooting, the Jan. 6 hearings and the GOP platform in general. Many of us still need time to process our feelings.

07/01/2022 12:00 AM
Pick your favorite
Pick your favorite

Beginning next week and lasting through July, Boerne Star readers will have the opportunity to help choose the newspaper’s next masthead, or flag, that runs across the top of the front page.

07/01/2022 12:00 AM
Inflation is inflating us from every direction
Inflation is inflating us from every direction

When I first received my driver’s license back in the days when I had a thick head of hair and had to start paying for my own gasoline, it was 55.9 cents per gallon. I remember that distinctively as I saw my hardearned money rolling away as the numbers on the pump spun rapidly like the wheels of a slot machine.

06/24/2022 12:00 AM
Reflections on myths that aren’t true
Reflections on myths that aren’t true

A lady walked up to me, leaned over, and with a smile whispered in my ear, “Now you can say whatever you want!”

06/24/2022 12:00 AM
Negative impact
Negative impact

Negative impact

06/24/2022 12:00 AM
Water crisis
Water crisis

Water crisis

06/21/2022 12:00 AM
Heating up the sidewalk-cooked egg debate
Heating up the sidewalk-cooked egg debate

Go grab that egg, a spatula, a little salt and pepper and some Tabasco sauce if preferred.

06/17/2022 12:00 AM
Local VFDs need our support
Local VFDs need our support

Most of us have heard – and probably seen – the sirens of the trucks from the Boerne Fire Department as they leave their station on Main Street. BFD is a “hybrid” service, meaning its paid staff/operations are supplemented by the Boerne Volunteer Fire Department, with 15 volunteers currently (per its 2021 annual report).

06/17/2022 12:00 AM
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