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With Gazette Opinion Editor Greg Peck
Greg Peck: A roundabout for bicycles? Really?
Only in Madison could planners peddle a plan solely to serve those pedaling bicycles.
Greg Peck: Gerald L. Endl made ultimate sacrifice 70 years ago
An email came from Arizona this week alerting me to the fact that one of Janesville's war heroes made the ultimate sacrifice 70 years ago this month.
Greg Peck: An inside look at country music at Rock County 4-H Fair
For an inside look at the country music performers at this year’s Rock County 4-H Fair, I turned to Rob West, a disc jockey at Pure Country 99.9 WJVL.
Greg Peck: Parking problems at Rock County 4-H Fair
Greg Peck: Parking problems at Rock County 4-H Fair
One complaint about the Rock County 4-H Fairgrounds is that the area lacks sufficient parking. Here are a few parking hints for those heading to the fair.
Greg Peck: National Parks? In Wisconsin?
A report released Friday suggests 320,000 people visited Wisconsin's national parks in 2013. Which led me to one key question.
Greg Peck: Pavement problems plague Janesville
Whole streets in need of repairs aren't the only pavement problems in Janesville. You can spot small pockets of deterioration in lots of locations.
Greg Peck: A “baby in a basket” story right here in Wisconsin
Perhaps you read in Sunday's Gazette the story out of Michigan about a baby left on a porch in 1946. A similar story played out in Wisconsin.
Greg Peck: A season of bountiful fresh fruit
Experts say we're supposed to eat multiple servings of fruits and vegetables each day. This time of year, that's not hard for me.
Greg Peck: Is your teen savvy about finances?
It shouldn't be surprising that American teenagers lack knowledge about handling money.
Greg Peck: Rabbits running rampant in Janesville
If something has been nibbling on your garden in Janesville, my bet is bunnies are behind it.