Since the Knights of Columbus recently became a political issue, I’ve seen a constant refrain on social media that goes something along the lines of: “What do you mean, the pancake breakfast g…

In February 2017, Dr. Christopher Duntsch became the first surgeon in American history known to be sentenced to prison for botching a patient surgery. A licensed neurosurgeon, Duntsch left a s…

One of the world’s most successful brands committed ideological hara-kiri this week. Recognized around the world as a symbol of manly civility for more than a century, Gillette will now be rem…

Thinking about the New Year and habits, both good and bad, I came across an article in The New York Times that offered scientific tips to help with beginning good habits and ending bad ones.

I don’t remember when I wrote my first column. I sent a sample to then editor Denny Bonavita and was given the opportunity to allow my random thoughts to grace the pages of Tri-County Sunday t…

It’s been a while since I’ve written about the ongoing saga of the kittens. It amazes me how different they all are.

At one time, I’d make my own take on surf and turf for New Year’s Eve dinner for my parents. Usually it was broiled sirloin steak and shrimp scampi. I chose sirloin as that is the steak recomm…

Recently I read an article in the newspaper stating that pediatricians recommend things like wooden blocks, puzzles and even empty cardboard boxes as better toys for children than many of the …

Christmas is a little bittersweet each year for families who have lost a loved one. At first we don’t really care if about the holiday, we’re more focused on what our lives will be like withou…

With Christmas not really very far off, Santa can be seen at various times in many communities talking with children, young and old. Our love of this iconic figure begins in childhood with the…

Much attention has been given to the changing economy these days and people have been suggesting that we turn back toward the old days for our celebration of Christmas. In our Christian tradit…

Christmas is only a couple weeks away. And this year our sister newspaper, the Jeffersonian Democrat is decorated for the season.

We’ve entered the holiday season, that magical time of the year that causes a child’s eyes to light up with wonder as they spy houses decorated with Christmas lights, trees with boughs hung wi…

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