The frustrations of a misunderstood ranter

Some encouraging news: I saw my first “wooly worm” crawling across the Rivergreenway last Saturday morning while...

Why I still wash my dishes by hand

In my humble opinion the modern dishwasher is the worst invention ever introduced to the American consumer.

On falling multilingually short

When I heard that South Bend Mayor and presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg had taught himself Norwegian just...

Woodstock vs Angelkeep

About the only thing Woodstock of 1969 and Angelkeep truly had in common was the fact that...

From football to prosthetics, catching up with Calista Gerard

Scrolling through Facebook back in March, I saw a post from Norwell High School that caught my...

Time to once again slow, stop and stay

Students at Wells County’s three public schools are all back in class this week as the 2019-2020...

We can figure this out. And if we can’t, woe is us.

Henry Clay, come back. We need you now. In the early part of the...

Historical decade had its own ‘historical climax’

One more 1960s 50-years-ago remembrance. This one with a local twist. A case of “sorta” or “almost.”

Sing it together: Happy Birthday, MTV

MTV turns 38 this year and I still don’t watch it. I was there...

Mundane is no longer mundane

Monday morning I had to go to the Social Security office in Fort Wayne.  Typical for the...