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Tufted titmouse has plenty to sing about

Formerly a southern species, the tufted titmouse now can be found all the way into northern New England.

Rick's List: Fan-Wave Edition

Day staff writer examines the phenomenon of fans waving at cameras.

ENTERTAINMENT BLOGS

BIG TICKET

Upcoming concerts and shows

Al Pacino — June 3 at Foxwoods' Grand Theater; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. April 29; $125

98º, O-Town, Ryan Cabrera — Aug. 5 at Foxwoods' Grand Theater; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. April 29; $30 - $75

George Winston — Nov. 2 and 3 at Katharine Hepburn Center; tickets on sale now; $60 - $65

Taylor Hicks — July 9 at Katharine Hepburn Center; tickets on sale now; $46 - $50

The Australian Pink Floyd Show — Aug. 10 at Mohegan Sun Arena; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. April 29; $29.50 - $39.50

Nick Swardson — July 9 at Foxwoods' Fox Theater; tickets on sale now; $36.50 - $46.50

 

DEAR ABBY

Sister struggles to reconcile love for brother and her faith

DEAR ABBY: I am very excited to be proposing soon to the man I want to spend my life with.

Girlfriend’s business contact arouses man’s suspicion

DEAR ABBY: I’m a divorced man dating a divorcee, “Sylvie,” who is eight years younger.

It’s best to meet online crush on woman’s familiar ground

DEAR ABBY: For the last five months I have been talking to a guy I met via a dating app.

Family dysfunction allows assaults to go unpunished

DEAR ABBY: Thirty-five years ago, my wife was raped in her mother’s home when she was a teenager.

First cousins look forward to growing old as a couple

DEAR ABBY: I am a retired widower.

Parents who preach respect don’t practice it themselves

DEAR ABBY: I am a 17-year-old girl and a senior in high school.

In-laws demand too much time from hard-working son

DEAR ABBY: My husband, “Ed,” and I are in our 40s.

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