The Columbia Chronicle

Veterans speak out

By WilliamPrentiss

March 15, 2010

U.S. Army Reserve Sgt.  Alex Villatoro’s words cast a silence over the crowd gathered in The Hideout. Villatoro has been called to serve in Afghanistan for his third deployment. He shared with the audience that he is against the Iraq and Afghanistan war, but a part of them.Villatoro is a member of the Iraq Veterans against the War, the organization that hosted the event at The Hideout, 1354 W. Wabansia Ave., on March 8. H...

Fascination with big families old, annoying

By Ashley Badgley

February 23, 2009

In the past few generations, there has been a major change in family dynamics and size in America. Fifty years ago, women were having 10 or 12 kids, and a big family was typical.  Now, people see this as freakish, but still have the pleasure of seeing women give birth to multiple babies and watching them grow up on primetime TV.Nadya Suleman is all over the news for giving birth to octuplets. She has become an instant obsession....

We've got you covered