The Intelligencer / Wheeling News-Registerhttp://www.theintelligencer.netTop Blogsen-usSat, 1 Nov 2014 09:54:16 EDTSat, 1 Nov 2014 09:54:16 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssWhy you should take your kids to see "Annie"http://www.theintelligencer.net/page/blogs.detail/display/1530/Why-you-should-take-your-kids-to-see-"Annie".htmlI took Emma, who is 8, to see "Annie" at the Benedum Center for the Performing Arts in Pittsburgh on Tuesday, which was opening night (and media night).Thu, 30 Oct 2014 15:30:52 EDTTo my friend who always seems self-conscioushttp://www.theintelligencer.net/page/blogs.detail/display/1525/To-my-friend-who-always-seems-self-conscious.htmlTo my friend who always seems self-conscious: <P> I don't care if you are dressed to kill or wearing pajama bottoms in public. <P> I don't care if your hair is salon-coiffed or your roots are showing.Thu, 4 Sep 2014 10:28:16 EDTLink between education outcomes and drug/alcohol abuse?http://www.theintelligencer.net/page/blogs.detail/display/1520/Link-between-education-outcomes-and-drug/alcohol-abuse?.htmlThe latest Kids Count survey made headlines today, with our newspaper noting West Virginia's kids are faring among the worst in the country, including ranking 46th in education and 35th in health.Thu, 24 Jul 2014 14:09:54 EDTCompassion, discipline not mutually exclusivehttp://www.theintelligencer.net/page/blogs.detail/display/1519/Compassion,-discipline-not-mutually-exclusive.htmlIt is hard being a compassionate parent without becoming a pushover parent. I have to be able to say to my 8-year-old daughter, "I know you are upset because you aren't allowed to watch or play longer. But it's time to (whatever).Tue, 8 Jul 2014 14:45:47 EDTLeery of lightninghttp://www.theintelligencer.net/page/blogs.detail/display/1516/Leery-of-lightning.htmlThat sure was a thunder boomer last night! I was driving home from Pittsburgh at about 10 p.m. when I hit the rain in Washington County.Thu, 19 Jun 2014 17:20:15 EDT