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Whatever exists, we collect it

August 3, 2014 We are collectors by birthright. Our first primal instincts are to eat, sleep, drool, fill diapers, and wrap our tiny fists around any pacifer in the vicinit. more »»

The beauty (and scariness) of the great outdoors

August 3, 2014 The world is a wonderful place. It’s full of mountains and butterflies and flowers and bunnies and sunsets and rainbows and trickling streams and all that stuff. more »»

There’s no time like ‘spare time’

July 27, 2014 An ad claims I can earn $3,000 a day, simply by working on my laptop in my ‘‘spare time.’’ A caller urged me to improve my community by volunteering just a few hours of my ‘‘spare time’’ a week. more »»

To sleep, perchance to dream of living to be 100

July 27, 2014 Jon Bon Jovi croons that he wants to live while he’s alive and sleep when he’s dead. more »»

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 »»

Dems may be in trouble in November

July 24, 2014 The grail knight in ‘‘Raiders of the Lost Ark’’ provided some insightful advice to searchers of the Holy Grail — ‘‘You must choose, but choose wisely. 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 »»

Writer’s respect for farmers grows

July 22, 2014 When I was little, I wanted to grow up to be a farmer. I’d see those big tractors out in the green fields, the corn stalks lined up neatly, the big silo filled with grain, and the classic red barn. more »»

Zombie survival a pillow away

July 20, 2014 I don’t understand all the fuss about how to survive a zombie apocalypse. I’ve survived plenty of zombies. Even the Pentagon seems a tad nervous. more »»

Determining if it’s luck or coincidence, in lotto or life

July 20, 2014 Greetings! I write you from the office-less land of Vacation, which is from a place not unlike my actual office. more »»

Emerald Ash Borer feasting on local trees

July 17, 2014 Dead trees. More dead trees. I recently traveled to central Ohio and into western Ohio for my job. more »»

 
 
 

 

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