CALENDAR

BITS AND TIPS

FOOD

Trapped in the mall? Fortify with Charley's

Almost no one voluntarily eats at a mall Food Court other than by necessity. The Day's in-house goofball, though, finds that he sort of likes it at Charley's.

COLUMNS

Rick's List - Car Owner Blues edition

Scribe reflects on an aging but trusted auto

Keep it clean at the bird feeder

Now that the hot weather is here, it’s important to remember to keep bird feeders clean.

ENTERTAINMENT BLOGS

BIG TICKET

DEAR ABBY

Sweet man sours marriage by calling his wife fat

DEAR ABBY: I am a large, overweight woman.

Single mom craves family’s embrace of her daughters

DEAR ABBY: I am a single mother of two biracial daughters ages 2 and 4.

Counseling can’t save marriage lacking intimacy

DEAR ABBY: I have been married for almost three years to a woman who refuses to share the same bed with me.

Wife foresees a rocky road with husband suffering dementia

DEAR ABBY: After two failed marriages, I married a wonderful man whom I love but am not in love with.

Postal workers meet challenge of delivering kids’ postcards

DEAR ABBY: While our daughter was on vacation with our small grandkids, she bought them postcards and suggested they write us about their vacation.

Dad’s rough horseplay looks a lot like abuse

DEAR ABBY: I am a grandmother and great-grandmother who is concerned about the behavior of my grandson toward his 7-year-old daughter, “Beth,” and her 9-year-old cousin, “Mandy.”

HOROSCOPES

Horoscope 7/29

Happy Birthday: Taking on too much or trying to help too many people will cause you to fall short. You can do far more to benefit others by helping...