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FLOOD INSURANCE INCREASES: How would you like it if you were told your mortgage was going to approximately double this year and that you could attend a meeting to see how much the increase would be … more
SOMETHING FISHY BETWEEN DEEPWATER AND STATE? If Deepwater Wind, the company that wants to build an electricity generating wind turbine farm in Rhode Island Sound, wants the public to accept it and … more
Do you remember Cato Fong, the sidekick to inspector Jacques Clouseau played by Peter Sellers in the Pink Panther movies? Cato would spring on the screen from seemingly nowhere, arms swinging and … more
Carol’s voice was filled with anxiety. She was breathless. “He’s gone.” She didn’t need to say anything more. Ollie was on the loose in the neighborhood. She gave me the details. … more
It was the wind that plow crews were up against Thursday night and into Friday. It blew a steady 25 with gusts of 40 and higher. And it was cold, very cold, which was probably a good thing, for … more
There was a recent article in the New York Times, “Rare Mutation Ignites Race for Cholesterol Drug,” about a potentially super drug to lower LDL in patients with stubbornly high cholesterol that … more
“JUDGES?  WE DON’T NEED NO STINKING JUDGES!”:  After the Justice Department’s debacle when it secretly searched reporters’ records without seeking an impartial judge’s approval, and … more
AIDING FUTURE TERRORISTS:  While it appears immigration reform isn’t going anywhere fast in Congress, our country still needs to slow down and scrutinize closely the projected impact that such … more
Carol and I were talking over lunch when I was nudged from behind. I reached back and felt the cold snout of our newest family member, Oliver. He has been with us for a year now and, upon … more
I now know why old guys like old cars. Well, maybe gals like them, too. I’ve written about my old car – a 1962 356 Porsche coupe – in prior columns. I bought it in 1966 from a Rambler dealer … more
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