Public Editor

No Columbus Day info in paper a lack of reader service

I've spoken to multiple callers today who expressed annoyance that the paper doesn't make mention of Columbus Day, except for a reference in one letter to the editor.

One caller explained why it's important:

"Even if you don't think about honoring the day as a holiday, what about people like me, who didn't realize the post offices are closed? I wasted a trip, when my Star should have told me."

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