Marrone and Extein: State should do more to help community banks

September 18, 2009
A significant portion of the U.S. population, largely legalized immigrants or those in low-income brackets, do not have bank accounts. Many of these individuals are intimidated by the Bank of Americas, Wachovias and Citibanks of the world, at which impersonal service reigns supreme and a basic knowledge of financial services seems to be a prerequisite »

Anthonisen recalls artistic inspiration

September 15, 2006
Though artist George Anthonisen struggled with dyslexia as a child, he found a new medium through which to express himself in sculpture during a college art class, and he expounded on that discovery at a Jonathan Edwards College Master’s Tea Thursday night. In front of a crowd of about 40 students, Anthonisen — who works »