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Never mind COVID-19, they marched for graduation anyway

Graduation ceremonies for Brown University went virtual on Sunday, but some graduates and their...


Local golf courses are adjusting to coronavirus rules, and flourishing

Golfers, courses, adjusting to new restrictions and safety measures.

Yeomans: from forgotten man to THE man

Yeomans made his last two places better places


Writer not ready for dining reviews

In mid-March, when my wife and I were just back from trips to Dallas and Charleston after...

Not so easy, is it?

One of the more surprising things about the whole pandemic has been that while the ICU and the...

Extreme social distancing at Pachaug Forest

Tramping over an unnamed trail at Pachaug State Forest in Voluntown last week, our small band...

Welcome neotropical birds to our climes

Right now, thousands of song birds are headed our way from the tropics.


Prepare now so U.S. economy never has to shut down again

Political gaffes, including absurdities from the Oval Office, combine with misinformation and miscommunication to create skepticism and public doubt.

Pandemic makes end-of-life care harder

Hospice workers themselves face new challenges. Some family members are afraid to even have them in the house.

Hair and now

The on-again, off-again reopening of salons and barber shops presents an early example of what could occur as retail businesses, museums, houses of worship, and others get...

'Snake oil' cures

While I don't doubt the president's sincerity, he has no medical training and never even played a doctor on TV. It is dangerous to promote drugs one knows little about.