No. No. NOT Again!

Another school shooting. More than 400 people shot in over 200 school shootings since Sandy Hook (New York Times, February 15, 2018).

Performance Reviews Make Sense

While attending a Town Meeting on the budget, I happened to notice that employees who were not unionized, were given raises that varied significantly from one to another.

The Power of Flour and Zest

This is all about using the right ingredients, the right tools, and the right techniques…

Wishful Thoughts

The Hartford Courant on December 31 published a bunch of imaginative headlines suggested by the newspaper’s staff, like AMAZON PICKS HARTFORD and Legislature Finds $4 Billion Under Couch Cushions.

Blowing in the Wind

Before and during January’s Blizzard Brody, many of us weather-watchers heard forecasters toss about terms that we have never or rarely heard.

Take a Lesson from Churchill

I am often annoyed, even disgusted, by the movies promoted in the Coming Attractions at nearly every movie theater.

Fall in New England

Doesn’t everybody in New England love the fall season, even when it isn’t the most beautiful one on record?

“No Second Paragraph”

I believe that my parents and grandmothers started reading to me when I was a small baby and since then I have always loved reading and libraries.