Auto show a sign of spring
February 1, 2015 The calendar might show that we’re just a little more than one month into winter, and the weather our area has experienced during the past week might reinforce that, but it’s always interesting to... more »»
What weather will February bring?
February 1, 2015 One more month of winter weather has passed — days that were filled with deep down temperatures, blowing snow, slippery roads and fog that turned the tree limbs and sidewalks to a crystal ice. more »»
Robotic overlords welcome
January 31, 2015 I turn the gaming system on, and it chips. “Hi, Summer” appears in 2-inch high letters. “How does it know my name?” I asked. “We had to connect it to the account you used to buy it when we set it up. more »»
Progress starts next week
January 25, 2015 When you pick up your copy of next Sunday’s newspaper, you will find that it will include the first installment of our annual Progress Edition. more »»
It was a week of a lot of brokenness
January 25, 2015 “I might break your camera.” I’ve lost count how many times people have said that to me over the years, cautioning me just as I’m about to snap a picture. more »»
Just another opportunity
January 24, 2015 The Sassy Saint wandered downstairs, wrapped in a blanket and her hair standing up every which way. One eye was half-open and she mumbled something incoherent as she stumbled toward the kitche. more »»
What to write about during the lull?
January 18, 2015 It had to come sooner or later. My days of attending Christmas parades, recognition dinners, honorary breakfasts and holiday celebration luncheons are over for a time. more »»
Fandom has its ups, downs
January 11, 2015 One of the great things about being a sports fan is the wide range of emotions you get the chance to experience each week, each season and during a lifetime. more »»