Your stars - July 28

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Embrace changes and challenges.

Your stars - July 27

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Set your goals and don’t stop until they are fulfilled.

Your stars - July 26

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Think big and take on new interests in order to make changes to your future.

Your stars - July 25

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): You will face emotional pressure from friends and family ...

Your stars - July 24

Happy Birthday: Assess your situation and make the necessary compensations. It's up to you to do the legwork if you want to get the rewards. Use your physical attributes and your strong sense of discipline to put into play exactly what you want to see happen this year. Don't wait for others to...




Taking stock of the season’s visitors

One by one the migrants arrived, as they have for ages, guided by stars, electro-magnetism and plenty of mystery.

Becoming a cancer patient

Part two in a series on life after a breast cancer diagnosis at age 31.



Upcoming concerts and shows

Tom Rush — Dec. 11 at Katharine Hepburn Center; tickets on sale now; $45, $48

Kat Edmonson — Nov. 6 at Katharine Hepburn Center; tickets on sale now; $35

Slash — Sept. 18 at Lupo's, Providence; tickets on sale now; $35-$45

Ace Frehley — Sept. 23 at Lupo's, Providence; tickets on sale now; $35-$50

Cold War Kids — Oct. 23 at Toad's Place, New Haven; tickets on sale now; $20, $25


Woman discovers man’s eyes aren’t wandering by accident

DEAR ABBY: I am a 58-year-old, twice divorced, hard-working, middle-class female. I spend most of my time working and involved with my three adult children.

Wedding may be wrong time for found father to reappear

DEAR ABBY: I am 32 and getting married in a year. My biological father lives in Spain and has never been to the U.S. My mother met him when she was teaching English there.

Grandma’s pictures don’t make the cut in mom’s memory book

DEAR ABBY: Throughout my three grandchildren’s lives, I have picked them up from school, and attended school functions, games and activities in which they have participated. Their parents work, and I was helping out.

Wife fears husband’s health puts her future in jeopardy

DEAR ABBY: I am the 24/7 caregiver for my husband, “Earl.” We were both widowed when we married nine years ago.

Mom’s helpful hints become criticism in girlfriend’s ears

DEAR ABBY: I’m frustrated about how to connect with my young adult son’s 18-year-old girlfriend. He told me she has a bad relationship with her divorced parents, so he’s hoping we can bond. A problem...

Daughter struggles to resolve mom’s failure to defend her

DEAR ABBY: I’m in my early 50s, disabled and live with my elderly mother. Between the ages of 8 and 11 I was sexually abused by my adoptive father.

Wife learns man was seeking more than exercise at the gym

DEAR ABBY: I have been with my husband for 10 years. We were married six months ago. Before the wedding, we had some breakups.