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LISA MCGINLEY - RECENT COLUMNS

Out, out, get out!

Published: August 23, 2020 | Lisa McGinley

The more we go outside, the less we actually have to stay home, as defined as being stuck inside four walls. Let's keep this trend going, adapting for cooler, cold and freezing weather.

Give historic theaters a hand

Published: August 2, 2020 | Lisa McGinley

Don't underestimate the economic recovery role of the Garde and its ilk.

If you want to count, get counted

In this Census year, COVID-19 and Black Lives Matter make it make it more critical than ever to be counted.

Hair and now

The on-again, off-again reopening of salons and barber shops presents an early example of what could occur as retail businesses, museums, houses of worship, and others get phased in. Will Mom and Pop send Grandma and Grandpa away?

How we learned to say thanks

The experience of the unthanked generation -- Vietnam veterans -- taught Americans that we are in debt to those performing the most dangerous jobs.

Framing the American experience

As it proudly celebrates its 150th birthday this year, the Metropolitan Museum has admitted humility about the lopsided way its collections have told Americans their story.

New times for old churches

There may be a clue here toward understanding the churchy v. unchurched schism that is playing such a key role in American politics.

The maestro of municipal debates

Get a handle on those running for the top local offices by watching the candidates debate on www.theday.com.