CALENDAR

BITS AND TIPS

COLUMNS

Rick’s List: Fred’s Shanty Parking Edition

If you live in New London's Sixth District, you probably travel down Pequot Avenue with some frequency.

Cancer anniversaries: Looking back a year after diagnosis

May 12 marked one year since I received my official breast cancer diagnosis from my surgeon.

ENTERTAINMENT BLOGS

BIG TICKET

Upcoming concerts and shows

Fifth Harmony — July 30 at Mohegan Sun Arena; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. May 27: $39

Charlie Puth, Nick Fradiani, Nelly, more — June 19 at Foxwoods' Grand Theater; $35, $55

George Benson — July 21 at Foxwoods' Grand Theater; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. May 27; $59

A.J. Croce — July 22 at Katharine Hepburn Center; tickets on sale now; $25-$28

Joe Walsh — July 23 at Toyota Oakdale Theatre, Wallingford; tickets on sale now; $45-$75

Blink-182 — Sept. 2 at Xfinity Theatre, Hartford; tickets on sale now; $18-$68

DEAR ABBY

Give thanks on Memorial Day during moment of remembrance

DEAR ABBY: Americans are at their best when they unite around a noble purpose.

Mom objects when kids are made to pay for roughhousing

DEAR ABBY: We visit my in-laws two or three times a year.

Mom who wanders at night could be ill or just nosy

DEAR ABBY: My mom lives with me and my hubby.

Funding for cancer sufferer seems brazen to co-worker

DEAR ABBY: A co-worker has been diagnosed with terminal cancer.

Couple’s counseling should occur together, not apart

DEAR ABBY: My girlfriend and I have been together for three years and have a 1-year-old daughter.

Housemate draws the line at sharing her meatloaf

DEAR ABBY: I share a large house with two other women.

Mom’s vacation plans cause headache for New York intern

DEAR ABBY: I recently received a very competitive internship in New York.

HOROSCOPES

Your stars - May 27

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): It’s time to turn up the volume and make things happen.