I was straightening out and sorting some of the clutter and stuff that I, and I imagine some of you, live with. I scooped up a solitary plastic bag to put with the others I keep to either reuse as a garbage bag or to recycle at Strack’s. Strack’s has a barrel for collecting plastic bags. The…
The modern Boston Massacre is still in the news every day.
I read Times’ columnist Vanessa Renderman last Sunday about being a kid at heart in a grown-up world. I am a multiple of her age, but it still struck a chord with me.
For many folks this is the week of spring/Easter break. And if you are looking for — and even if you are not — a worthwhile activity to end your week, I have one for you.
There are certainly a lot of religion-related news and holidays this time of year.
Generally, primary elections are a preliminary step in electing those who will head various levels of government. But in some areas like Calumet City and the 2nd Congressional District, which includes most all of The Times' Illinois circulation area, the primary election IS the election.
I was in the shop a little while ago for a couple of days. A little trouble with the wiring. You have to keep up with the maintenance, especially as the parts get older.
Two Cal Citians were invited guests at the inauguration of President Obama recently.
It makes you stop and think. But when you have been in the business for more than four decades, it makes you think a little deeper.
Maybe this is a little “Scroog-ish," but I’m not a big fan of Christmas music, at least before what I consider to be Christmas time. And here I am at odds with a large segment of the culture which considers the Christmas season to begin sometime shortly after Labor Day and last until a few d…
I knew it was coming. My wife, Marie, was working a lot of overtime. A large expenditure must be looming.
I was reading an old column of mine (I do have more time now that I've retired, and no cracks about my choice of reading material). It was a column about Thanksgiving. The gist of it was that even though there are tough times for a lot of folks, we still have much to be thankful for.
Follow The Times
Call McMahon & Associates Certified Public Accountants, P.…
Cover the cost of the tree removal and we will do $100 worth o…
Stop by Precise Accounting & Tax Service today at 2824 17…
We offer a wide variety of wedding albums and a vast array of …
Remodeling your bathroom is one of the best ways to improve yo…
Is John Clark worth the money the Gary/Chicago International Airport Authority is spending on him?
- LIVE: RailCats morning game vs. WichitaMay 22, 2013 10:45 am
- LIVE: RailCats vs. Wingnuts in first early game of the seasonMay 21, 2013 10:45 am
- PREP BASEBALL: Roosevelt forfeits sectional game before postseason beginsMay 21, 2013 8:36 am
- FIRST PITCH: Opening day, Michelle FieldsMay 16, 2013 7:30 pm