CALENDAR

BITS AND TIPS

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How I spent my summer vacation

On June 3 I began three months and six days (but who’s counting?) of chemotherapy, to take place every other week until Sept. 9.

The naked truth about medicine

Some years ago, my son Dillon attended Bard College, a very liberal arts college where, apparently, clothing is optional.

ENTERTAINMENT BLOGS

BIG TICKET

DEAR ABBY

Girls cry foul when dad’s fiancee bad-mouths mom

DEAR ABBY: My fiancee of three years, “Ellen,” is wonderful to me and she loves my daughters dearly.

Story of daughter’s move back home is altered in the telling

DEAR ABBY: My sister-in-law quit her job and moved into my in-laws’ basement six years ago.

Wife has all the company she needs in her electronic devices

DEAR ABBY: My wife and I have been married 22 years, and we had a good marriage until recently.

Wife in loveless marriage longs for intimate romance

DEAR ABBY: The wedding night I had dreamed about forever was supposed to be the most romantic and amazing of my life with the one person I can’t live without.

Wife won’t share her workday after husband shuts her out

DEAR ABBY: I have been married for 36 years to a woman who is a pediatric physical therapist.

Wife with wandering husband must track down legal advice

DEAR ABBY: I’m nearly 100 percent sure my husband is cheating on me.

Surgery douses man’s fire, leaving his wife in the cold

DEAR ABBY: Eleven years ago my husband had a prostatectomy, which left him impotent.

HOROSCOPES

Your stars - Aug. 29

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): You will be easily manipulated if you are too trusting or gullible.