Wednesday, November 21, 2018

The robots are coming! The robots are coming!

Do you have a robot in your house yet? Chances are you do, even if you don’t realize it’s a robot, because robots are...

Words about community theater from one who cares

This is going to be quite different for me. I’m going to use my column to advocate for something I am involved with. The best...

A memorable Saturday in Wrigleyville

Saturday’s ideal weather meant that it was a perfect day for a road trip to Chicago to see the defending World Series champions at...

‘Simplicity’ and ‘cell phone plans’ not so synonymous

I’m not sure how I would stay organized today without my smartphone.  I use it as my calendar, and it reminds me throughout the day...

An apple one day costs $500; Ben would be shocked!

So last week a woman flying into the United States on Delta Airlines was given an apple as a snack. On the flight. While...

Tis the season for holiday-itus. But I have the cure.

Halloween was a bit boring for me as I was unable to go trick-or-treating with the ...

A March to remember

As we near the end of the first quarter of 2018, it’s time for this reporter to empty his notepad. ----- Students held rallies around the...

Caley Memorial award reminds us to appreciate each day

Spending time at the county fair and helping to cover the events is one of the annual traditions I look forward to each summer...

We can all still do it: See life as a child

It’s been at least a couple years since I’ve read “A Christmas Carol” from front to back. Need to put that on next year’s...

Welcome to wherever you are

We’re less than a week into 2018. Is it too early to start complaining about what a lousy year it is? Currently my feet are...