CALENDAR

BITS AND TIPS

COLUMNS

Thoughts from the throne

It’s high time that we had a little potty talk in this newspaper.

Rick’s List: Hand Soap Edition

Day visionary envisions new marketing plan for household staple

ENTERTAINMENT BLOGS

BIG TICKET

Upcoming concerts and shows

Sia — Oct. 26 at Mohegan Sun Arena; tickets go on sale at noon May 20; $75, $95

Sam Hunt — Oct. 22 at Mohegan Sun Arena; tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. May 21; $79, $99

The B-52s — Sept. 4 at Foxwoods' Fox Theater; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. May 20; $55

Kool & the Gang — Aug. 19 at Foxwoods' Grand Theater; tickets on sale now; $37.50

Pentatonix — Nov. 12 at Mohegan Sun Arena; tickets go on sale at noon May 20; $39, $59

Nik Wallenda — June 30 at Foxwoods' Fox Theater; tickets on sale now; $15

Styx, Loverboy — Sept. 25 at Toyota Oakdale Theatre, Wallingford; tickets on sale at 9 a.m. May 20; $35-$95

Jim Breuer — Nov. 5 at Foxwoods' Fox Theater; tickets on sale now; $30-$60

 

DEAR ABBY

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.

Age is an issue for senior girl dating sophomore boy

DEAR ABBY: I’m a senior (girl) in high school and have been dating a sophomore even though he’s less than a year younger than I am.

Wife dances the night away while husband stews at home

DEAR ABBY: My wife of 15 years has recently begun spending a lot of time with a group of women who socialize away from their husbands.

Calling all sweet tooths: Pleasure can be yours!

DEAR ABBY: I’ve heard that your dessert recipes are unmatchable and I’d like to have them.

HOROSCOPES

Your stars - May 24

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Take on a challenge that will help you maintain your strength or encourage physical fitness.