Don Stewart

Jay Berns an outstanding principal

My wife and I dropped anchor across the street from Lincoln High School over 40 years ago.  Like living next to the ocean, with the ebb and flow of the kids coming and going, ...

Trump letter-bashing template

OK, bear with me. I’m new at this business of writing letters denigrating Mr. Trump, our president. Oh, I already messed up, sorry! I forgot that he’s not “our&rd ...

99 percent of us share the same basic desires

In response to the letter from Don Stewart (page 4, Jan. 12, Lincoln News Messenger, “We are not all alike,”): my first reaction after reading Mr. Stewart’s lette ...

Resident says we’re not all alike

 Based on her observations that she and a Muslim author shared common experiences, beliefs and needs, Ms. (Carol) Feineman states in her Dec. 15 editorial (page 4, “We r ...

Irked by humor columnist

Imagine this in “Another View Humor Column” in an upcoming News Messenger: “Like all of Obama’s ideas, this one is full of holes. Hillary doesn’t even ...

Check meaning of 'ghetto'

I take serious offense to Mr. (Don) Stewart’s referral to the older part of Lincoln as the ghetto (page 4, July 23, “Lincoln Library is appreciated”). While the r ...

Library appreciated

I wasn’t brought up to express just positive thoughts; in fact my wife who is very positive keeps reminding me about how negative I am.   My yoga instructor has even i ...

Celebrate Earth and not Lenin

I too, like the News Messenger editor Carol Feineman, consider myself a friend of the environment (April 15 News Messenger, page A5) but unlike Carol, I will not be celebrating Ear ...

Dress code letter sparks outrage

The dress code at Lincoln High School became a topic of contention last week after a letter to the editor in the News Messenger questioned how appropriately girls at the school are ...