Ready, Set, Go

It’s graduation time, and I have my commencement speech all ready to go. But wouldn’t you know it: My invitations to speak must have…

Lessons from the lake

As a neighborhood resident for 25 years, I have always lived near White Rock Lake, but not until a few months ago, was I…

Pocket full of miracles

“Atomic cavegirls of island zero turned out to be a four-part trilogy. The first one was Babes in Outer Space, next was Attack of…

Confessions of an Estate Sale Junkie

In the classic poem song of Myself, Walk Whitman laments the selfish and pitiable condition of humans and extols the virtues of animals, creatures…

Found treasures

What happens when three-long time friends find “the house”? Flip a coin to see who gets it… and then remodel over the years as…

Singles and doubles

According to a recent study, it turns out marriage is good for you. (My wife has been telling me that for years.) In The…

Northern exposure

“Eat a little, eat a lot,” says chef Michael Bates of the Canadian eatery that opened in Lake Highlands a little over a year…

Drawing the line

Now that the official figures are in from the 2000 Census, it’s time for our officials who are elected form single-member districts to redistrict….