Hare raising stories about celestial rabbits

Hare raising stories about celestial rabbits

In last week’s column about Lepus, the Hare, I promised to tell you how the rabbit got in the sky, and I will, eventually. However, most of the ...

February 21st, 2017 |  


The fear of the paddle

The fear of the paddle

In my freshman year at Willis High School, a bunch of girls and I often went across William St. to the Deerlick Dairy to eat our lunch. We always pack...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Multiple benefits of windbreaks

These 50- and 60-degree days make me think of spring and then I start daydreaming about growing green things — flowers, trees, herbs, vegetables...

February 21st, 2017 |  


The Oscars, for conservatives

The Oscars, for conservatives

“Ladies and gentlemen, welcome to the first-ever Conservative Academy Awards, brought to you from the party room of Al’s Steakhouse at the...

February 19th, 2017 |  


Library has resources to help with tax returns

Library has resources to help with tax returns

By this time, you’ve probably received your W-2 from your employer or 1099 from your business, interest statements regarding your mortgage or st...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Judge column: Paying for air subject of lawsuit

Judge column: Paying for air subject of lawsuit

“Our products and labels comply with all FDA regulations and provide consumers with the information they need to make informed purchase decision...

February 16th, 2017 |  


The trials of being in court

The trials of being in court

This article covers my being on jury duty, as well as also being a defendant in a civil suit, observing in traffic court, and being a witness for a wo...

February 14th, 2017 |  


Daniel and Gloria sling Cupid’s arrows

Daniel and Gloria sling Cupid’s arrows

Gloria: What goes through your mind when you think of Valentine’s Day? Love? Joy? Sadness? For us it is a special day celebrating love, although...

February 12th, 2017 |  


Lepus, the noble bunny

Lepus, the noble bunny

At Perkins, we spend quite a bit of time in the winter talking about Orion and his environs. His faithful huntin’ dawg Canis Major follows at hi...

February 12th, 2017 |  


Books address hot-button issues

Books address hot-button issues

This time every year a free community discussion series takes place called Great Decisions. The series discusses United States Foreign Policy issues t...

February 10th, 2017 |