Are you planning a barbecue during the weeks surrounding the All-Star Game? Check with the city; this might be a...
Updated: June 05, 2014, - 08:03 PM
As I write there is a black bear wandering the southwest ’burbs. One news report said parents whose children walked...
Updated: May 31, 2014, - 04:43 PM
At 12:01 a.m. last Monday I was bitten by a mosquito. One minute into Memorial Day, the unofficial start of...
Updated: May 29, 2014, - 08:42 PM
Someone who knows someone I know got a ticket for jaywalking the other day, and like any good columnist I...
Updated: May 24, 2014, - 02:14 PM
The population of Minneapolis finally cracked 400,000, which means it’s time to put up new signs at the border. I...
Updated: May 22, 2014, - 09:39 PM
A few columns back I discussed the steps necessary to get the city to replace a tree they tore out...
Updated: May 17, 2014, - 03:36 PM
Perhaps you’ve heard of the new fad among Kids These Days, which is jumping into cold water. Goes by many...
Updated: May 15, 2014, - 09:08 PM
I love to grocery shop, but the weekly outings are often complicated by all the amateurs who are also loading...
Updated: May 15, 2014, - 11:58 AM
The Legislature is considering a requirement to force all new cellphones to have a kill switch. If the phone is...
Updated: May 10, 2014, - 04:32 PM