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Parents need activities, too

Commentary by Kathleen Connelly  As the summer is winding down my family is getting organized for the fall and for us that means signing the kids up for fall activities. Our rule of thumb...

Fresco in Chora Church Depicting the Resurrection. (Photo by Don Knebel)

Column: Iconic images in Istanbul

After touring the Hagia Sophia, many visitors assume they have seen the best Byzantine art in Istanbul. They have not. What may be the most impressive collection of medieval mosaics and frescoes in the...

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Opinion: Forgot back to school

For the first time in seven years, I completely spaced a back-to-school article! Under ordinary circumstances, I’d have happily spent most of July composing a witty summer-sucks and homework-rules piece that debuts just as...

Mike Redmond

Opinion: Want vs. need

I’m usually pretty good where that want/need thing is concerned, but lately I’ve been confusing the two because of motorcycles. My rational mind tells me I want a new one. My emotional self says...

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Column: What’s wrong in my garden?

Commentary by Noah Herron Harvesting season is upon us and you may start noticing problems in the garden. We have noticed a surge of customers bringing in tomatoes and other fruits to have us...

Cmejla

So you want to “go it alone?”

Commentary by Adam Cmejla  I firmly believe that everybody needs to have a relationship with a competent, trustworthy and reliable advisor, and I believe that need only increases as your wealth, situation, and age...

Cropped Wolfsie, Dick

Opinion: Civil reunion

My wife and I enjoy doing many things together. But when our entertainment preferences are not in sync, we can communicate openly with each other. That makes for a perfect union. But it may...