I’ll just keep the allergies

I was checking the local pollen levels on the internet recently when a thought came to me – how long have we humans been so all-fired concerned with pollen levels, anyway?

The pool party

When I began writing this column, I made the decision to refrain from writing editorially about things that hit too close to home.

The gun debate is settled

Last weekend, a group of Islamic extremists in the United Kingdom used a vehicle and knives to kill innocent bystanders on the London Bridge.

Cute? Or varmints?

After finding out the hard way that my garbage cart isn’t immune to certain critters (and I don’t mean human ones) and then catching one, if not red-pawed, at least slinking guiltily, I feel I must speak.

How long ‘til fall?

Is this only May? How can that be? True, June is getting closer, but it’s not in any hurry that I can see. And then there’ll be July and August, just plodding along like they don’t care.