Make mine Dia de Los Muertos!

Halloween.  People love, hate it or are indifferent. I did Trick or Treat for UNICEF growing up, but as a country kid with grandparents not in the area, never went trick or treating in the neighborhood.  I did win a costume contest for Sunday School party–wore my hot, miserable plastic mask and my dad’s flannel shirt and work gloves.  My LONG… Read more →

A Primer in the Police Notebook

In the current hamlet where we live, we have a great little paper that has been around for over a century and it has changed names and delivery processes as the world has progressed.  Printed six days a week, it is full of newsy things, the local sports, fun articles from across the county,  the county docket sheet from the… Read more →

and the winner is……..

    Oscar Night! I used to love Oscar night and what it represented. The glamour! The glitz! The stunning dresses! Happily, those are making a comeback! Long before we had a color tv and the red carpet shows as now, my mom would make popcorn and we would settle in for a night of viewing and making our best… Read more →

Hello world!

So happy to be back on the web!  Super duper thanks to Jason Adams who got me put back together again! New content will be going in and the archives will still be available on the FB site. Sadly–my news of the Police Blotter is gone.  Not to worry–it is an active town, so more “news” to follow…..   Thanks… Read more →