I have acquired a reputation

I have acquired a reputation

It seems I have acquired a reputation.I have been handing out dog treats for three months. Every day, I take the same trail, and every day, I meet man...

August 17th, 2020 |  


Elise Corwin had a life well lived

Elise Corwin had a life well lived

It was just a few days before Easter, Doug Corwin said, when his 32-year-old daughter, Elise, told him she was thinking about going to New York with a...

August 14th, 2020 |  


A community with no newspaper?

A community with no newspaper?

Editor’s Note: America’s Newspapers supports passage of the Local Journalism Sustainability Act, which was introduced July 16.What would m...

August 13th, 2020 |  



Keeping score keeps you sane

Keeping score keeps you sane

Thank goodness for sports on television.Our long national drought of excitement has finally ended. We’re able to cheer for overpaid hooligans ag...

August 12th, 2020 |  


Dancing through my bipolar life

Dancing through my bipolar life

Have you ever heard “Dance like no one is watching,” a song lyric by Susanna Clark and Richard Leigh from “Come from the Heart”...

August 11th, 2020 |  


The post-pandemic economy

The post-pandemic economy

Anyone who thinks that the COVID-19 pandemic won’t have a lasting impact on the national and international economic landscape is likely sufferin...

August 11th, 2020 |  


So glad I hadn’t missed it

So glad I hadn’t missed it

I was headed out for my daily hike. There was thunder in the distance.“It’s getting lighter,” my husband, Peter, said. “I don&...

August 10th, 2020 |  


In the kitchen with Sharon

In the kitchen with Sharon

I made cheesy scalloped zucchini casserole, the perfect summer meal, served with salad and homemade bread, which I also made.I love zucchini, and I am...

August 7th, 2020 |  


Pappy, what did you do …

Pappy, what did you do …

Stories and tall tales have been told to children by their grandparents for generations. The child simply needs to ask the question, “Pappy, wha...

August 7th, 2020 |  


Dancing through my bipolar life

Dancing through my bipolar life

Have you ever heard “Dance like no one is watching,” a song lyric by Susanna Clark and Richard Leigh from “Come from the Heart”...

August 6th, 2020 |