Lessons still unlearned

April 23, 2007 Like millions across America I watched in stunned silence the events of last week’s massacre at Virginia Tech.

Food for thought

April 19, 2007 Recent news articles indicate the price of corn will rise substantially as a result of the increasing use of corn for production of ethanol for fuel.

Fur, feline may fly

April 17, 2007 My cat is an awful watch cat. What I really need is a watch dog.

Taking the bait

April 16, 2007 Ah springtime, when a young man’s fancy lightly turns to thoughts of ... fishing!

Discovered by all

April 12, 2007 Robert Starling hopes to dispel the myths revolving around the discovery of America.

Collector’s dream

April 10, 2007 It’s a Dickens Village collector’s dream: Dickens World, a $121 million indoor theme park near London.

Hung out on a line

April 9, 2007 The circus was coming to town and I, for one, was excited about it. Finally something fun was going to happen and it was about time.