Letter: Stripping Away Preconceptions
Published 10/23/2013 at 10:05 a.m. 0 comments
Totten: Property rights, though, do not give us the freedom to do whatever we want with the land, especially in populated areas. The reason is clear. It affects the people and land around us.
Letter: Bike Messenger
Published 10/16/2013 at 10:20 a.m. 0 comments
Warwick: If you expect me to “share the road,” SHARE THE LAWS!
Letter: Pet Profiteering
Published 10/16/2013 at 10:18 a.m. 0 comments
Farmer: In a metro area that euthanized 7,241 animals in 2012 alone (source: Young Williams Animal Center website), how do you justify providing a marketplace for breeders to peddle their wares—more dogs and cats to add to the chronic over-population ...
Letter: Planting SEEEDS
Published 10/16/2013 at 10:16 a.m. 0 comments
Waterman: Ever-struggling SEEED trains at-risk youth to do sustainable, green jobs like weatherization, urban gardening, and tree planting.
Letter: Artistic Endeavors
Published 10/16/2013 at 10:13 a.m. 1 comment
Lyons: As anyone who has attended First Friday receptions in downtown Knoxville knows, the visual arts are alive and well in our city. I look forward to a day in the near future when the 100 Block [of Gay Street] ...
Letter: We Try
Published 10/9/2013 at 10:21 a.m. 0 comments
Baker: Thanks, Metro Pulse, for providing interesting and insightful stories on the happenings of Knoxville.
Letter: A Walking Tour of Bearden
Published 10/9/2013 at 10:20 a.m. 0 comments
Fox: Bearden could be that perfect district, and it nearly is but for one thing: housing.
Letter: Dissenting Opinion on Dissenting Opinion
Published 10/2/2013 at 11:58 a.m. 0 comments
Samples: And as far as I can tell, Ms. Gervin’s biggest complaint is that she finds Walter White, “annoying.”
Letter: WWJ Really D?
Published 10/2/2013 at 11:56 a.m. 0 comments
Seymour: Now, it might be one thing if he just said it for himself but then he brings Jesus into it
Letter: Watch Your Step
Published 9/25/2013 at 10:29 a.m. 1 comment
Diamond: I feel much safer jay-walking when the coast is clear than dodging drivers who aren’t paying attention to walkers when we both have a signal to go.
Letter: Fort Sanders: Family Friendly?
Published 9/25/2013 at 10:28 a.m. 0 comments
Johnson: Do you live downtown? Is the novelty of condo living wearing off? Do you want a yard? Do you live in West Knox and are tired of long commutes? How about a bigger house for less money?
Letter: Avoid Having a Bad Day
Published 9/18/2013 at 11:35 a.m. 0 comments
Pennington: The reason this blighted property sits there is the respect for private property; people don’t go on the property.
Letter: Separation Anxiety
Published 9/18/2013 at 11:33 a.m. 1 comment
Michaels: It might be a better expenditure of time, money, and emotion to advertise outside the U.S. and alert potential emigrants that there are very real problems associated with being here in the U.S. illegally.
Letter: Seeing Daylight
Published 9/18/2013 at 11:32 a.m. 0 comments
Moffett: I fully admit the unrealistic nature of the scheme, but offer it these years later in case there are more feasible improvements that it may suggest.
Letter: And a Warning
Published 9/11/2013 at 11:03 a.m. 0 comments
Acree: My ole Uncle Alvis told me ’bout the time he went wadin’ in thar huntin’ some snow tars fer his pick-up truck and pert near got bit by the most meanest varmint on Earth—a crockigator.