Take time to share good news

Take time to share good news

It all started on the first day of 2020. I received an e-mail from Mary Rose, and she had listed three things that were good news.She said she had: &#...

February 19th, 2020 |  


Heart disease ranges to reduce risk

Heart disease ranges to reduce risk

Dietitians and doctors have been warning the public about heart disease for decades. Research studies have proven and disproven and then proven again ...

February 19th, 2020 |  


Closer look at Proxima’s planets

Closer look at Proxima’s planets

Our sun is a star, by some measures an average one.Old Sol, as our daystar is sometimes called, has reached a nice, respectable middle age at about 5 ...

February 18th, 2020 |  



Mid-winter walk at Stratford

Mid-winter walk at Stratford

Farmers are always aware of the weather, as are volunteers at Stratford Ecological Center on Liberty Road. After 10 record-breaking days of continuous...

February 15th, 2020 |  


Witnesses have always been needed

Witnesses have always been needed

I want to give a shout-out to my colleagues who write for this weekly column. We are the Your Pastor Speaks of the Their View section of the Gazette. ...

February 14th, 2020 |  


Path to justice

Path to justice

I recently had the opportunity to return to the courtroom. It was just as exhilarating as it’s always been. My co-counsel and I dug in for a fiv...

February 14th, 2020 |  


Perennial gardens step by step

Perennial gardens step by step

For the home gardener, the term Perennial means a plant with stems that usually die back in winter and a root system from which new foliage and flower...

February 13th, 2020 |  


When it’s cold outside stay active

When it’s cold outside stay active

Unseasonably warm winter days have been inviting people to outdoor activities. Winter is not over yet. We will see below-freezing temperatures again. ...

February 12th, 2020 |  


Hard truth about getting old

Hard truth about getting old

I have now come to the age that is the same one I used to tease my dad about. You know the saying, “If I had known I was going to live this long...

February 12th, 2020 |  


What makes stars twinkle?

What makes stars twinkle?

Tom was up all last night obsessively watching the weather channel on TV and praying for clear skies, so he’s too tired to write his column this...

February 11th, 2020 |