Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol” and its tale of selfishness and redemption has not only thrived through generations of readers and theater- and movie-goers. It has also been reimagined in creatively varied incarnations. The latest variation boasts a Connecticut...
One thing’s for certain — you’re going to want to call your grandparents after seeing Pixar’s latest masterpiece “Coco.” Centered around the Mexican holiday of Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead),...
Three times since Halloween, I've had to scrape frost off my car windshield. I don't care about the exact meteorological or chronological delineations of when one season starts or ends or which Solstice gives way to what Equinox. If I'm...
Let’s just say this is not what most people think of when you say ‘kegger’
One of the most popular features in our newspaper is the daily enumeration of crimes/alleged criminals populating our police logs column. As reporters who compile these items, we follow a carefully calibrated list of offenses that are...
DEAR ABBY: My husband had a medical event that left him unable to drive. He is very isolated despite my efforts to keep him connected. His children live an hour away, and it's up to me to drive him to them. They rarely call him.