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Sights, sounds of summer

July 25, 2014 Each season has its own sights and sounds, things to see and do and experience. Summer is no exceptions, and there is often more to see and do in the summer than in other seasons. more »»

 
 
 
Husband needs to set boundaries with parents

July 24, 2014 Dear Annie: I have been married to “Sherman” for 10 years. It’s a second marriage for both of us, and together, we have five children. The problem is my in-laws. more »»

U.S. seeks truce in Gaza

July 24, 2014 GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip — The United States announced signs of progress in cease-fire talks Wednesday, but prospects for a quick end to the fighting were dim as Palestinian families fled fierce battle... more »»

Wonderful wicker

July 24, 2014 Dear Heloise: I have some wicker furniture. It is dirty, and I was wondering what is the best way to clean i. more »»

40 bodies from crash returned

July 24, 2014 EINDHOVEN, Netherlands — Victims of the Malaysian jetliner shot down over Ukraine returned at last Wednesday to Dutch soil in 40 wooden coffins, solemnly and gently carried to 40 identical hearses,... more »»

Grandpa’s farm gets a new look

July 24, 2014 Let’s take a look at what has happened on Grandpa or Great-Grandpa’s farm in the last 50 to 75 years. One of the first things we will notice is the increase in siz. more »»

Treating RA with HIV

July 24, 2014 DEAR DR. ROACH: I am 49 years old and fairly healthy. I’ve been HIV-positive for over 20 years and have diabetes. more »»

New rules sought for tank cars

July 24, 2014 WASHINGTON (AP) — Responding to a series of fiery train crashes, the government proposed rules Wednesday that would phase out tens of thousands of older tank cars that carry increasing quantities of... more »»

Bridge by Steve Becker

July 24, 2014 Assume you’re defending against a suit contract and have the A-10-x of trumps. Declarer, on your right, holds the K-Q-J-x-x. more »»

Relatives fly to Taiwan plane crash site; 48 dead

July 24, 2014 TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Family members of victims of a plane crash were flying to the small Taiwanese island early today where the plane had unsuccessfully attempted to land in stormy weather, killing... more »»

Nation & world at a glance

July 24, 2014 Competing border plans pushed WASHINGTON — At an impasse on immigration, House Republicans and Senate Democrats advanced competing proposals Wednesday for dealing with tens of thousands of young... more »»

Safety, fun on July 4

July 4, 2014 Today is July 4 and time to celebrate Independence Day. more »»

Living the life of a leftie

June 13, 2014 I am left-handed and have been all my life. During these many years, I have lived in this right-handed society. Left-handers may be one of the last unorganized minorities left in our nation. more »»

Lawsuit shows true colors of HSUS

June 12, 2014 Several farm publications recently had an interesting article about the Humane Society of the United States losing a lawsuit against a circus, which cost them $15.75 million. more »»

Agenda

June 12, 2014 • WEATHERSFIELD ZONING APPEALS BOARD will meet at 7:30 p.m. today at the township hall for a public hearing for a variance. • HUBBARD PARK / RECREATION BOARD will meet at 7 p. more »»

Rituals of spring

May 2, 2014 With warmer spring weather fast approaching, I am busy doing my “rituals of spring. more »»

Local farmers depend on weather

April 24, 2014 Think about what it would be like if your living depended on what the weather deals to you. Local farmers are at that point right now. more »»

Cheese used to be made in Trumbull

April 11, 2014 When we go to the grocery store today and check the dairy section, we can find cheeses of all kinds and in many sizes and shapes of packages — lots of choices with fancy imported cheeses in some... more »»

Memories of cars

March 21, 2014 Think back — can you remember the first car your family owned or the first one you had a chance to ride in? It is interesting to reflect back and try to remember those cars. My father enjoyed cars. more »»

Regulations undermine best farm practices

March 20, 2014 Widespread publicity from information published by the national census of agriculture showed that, from 2007 through 2012, there are fewer but larger farms in this countr. more »»

Grateful for good neighbors

February 27, 2014 Good neighbors are worth a lot. Looking back, I think every place we have lived we have had some good neighbors. more »»

 
 

 

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