Swimming with crocodiles may be hazardous to your health

In case you ever wondered, swimming with crocodiles is not exactly the best idea.Take, for example, the recent case of the 18-year-old man in...

Catch and release rules at Angelpond

Gone are the days of young adulthood when a good few hours of fishing meant adding to a meal or two and contributing to...

What’s in a name? Did ‘Ossian’ really exist?

We residents pronounce it “ah-see-un.”My wife and I once discovered an Ossian in central New York state south of Rochester near Danville. Those residents...

Enjoying March Madness even with a busted bracket

Busted.It didn’t take too long into the annual NCAA men’s basketball tournament to see that my hopes of creating a perfect bracket were gone.And...

Elizabeth’s birthday? Check. An appointment? No way.

This ought to work. By golly, it ought to work.Yet it doesn’t.Several years ago, I wondered which I would acquire first — a cellphone...

We can do this — and we must do that

There are projects that pop up from time to time that call a community to action. The community’s response determines the community’s future. There...

Hey, World, I want my hours back!

Dear World:Every year around this time you feel the need to move your clocks ahead by an hour. You claim this makes use of...

A funny thing happened on the way to spring

Ah, Angelkeep is all a-giddy. Spring officially arrives in four days. It’s been six weeks since Punxsutawney Phil charged the microphone in Pun-City, PA,...

The ‘Gas Tax’ bill is coming down to the wire

Nobody likes new taxes. That was quite evident in my discussions with two of our local representatives — Sen. Travis Holdman and Rep. Matt...

I’m a fan of springing forward, Chicago and March Madness

After an eventful week in which a few ideas to write about came to mind, I thought it would be best to tackle all...