A map for people on the move

A map for people on the move

On any journey, it’s important to know where you’re going and how to get there.It’s also important to know the destination hasn̵...

May 5th, 2022 |  


You should be ready for the rain

You should be ready for the rain

I am married to a woman that has never made a quick decision. She thinks and analyzes every choice she makes. Now, I have never seen the charts and gr...

May 4th, 2022 |  


Rich have warped democracy

Rich have warped democracy

Peter S. Goodman, the global economics correspondent for the New York Times, has just released a new book called “Davos Man: How the Billionaire...

May 3rd, 2022 |  



A great time to get old

A great time to get old

“It’s a great time to get old!” That’s what my husband, Peter, says.He’s right. And getting old is — as the saying...

May 2nd, 2022 |  


Taking aim at our Canada geese

In 2000, the North American population for Canada geese was estimated to be 4 to 5 million birds. One can assume in the intervening years the populati...

April 28th, 2022 |  


Guilty pleasures of yesteryear

Guilty pleasures of yesteryear

On a mid-January day this past winter, I stood over the stove staring down at the small pan in the pre-dawn sixth hour. The temperature, according to ...

April 27th, 2022 |  


The curses of social media

The curses of social media

Six of one, half a dozen of the other. The good and the bad of social media sort of cancel each other out. Right? In other words, the bad stuff is eff...

April 26th, 2022 |  


Often, the story isn’t on the field

Of course, now that so many are pandemic-weary and ready again to fill the stands at games, there will be those in-game stories filled with big moment...

April 22nd, 2022 |  


Often, the story isn’t on the field

Of course, now that so many are pandemic-weary and ready again to fill the stands at games, there will be those in-game stories filled with big moment...

April 22nd, 2022 |  


Fired for not getting a COVID vaccine

To the editor:I started my employment at Highland District Hospital in May of 2020, when COVID-19 was beginning to show its impact on all of our lives...

April 21st, 2022 |