Video/DVD Previews – Jan. 19, 2018

#Middlebury #CouchTheater #DVDs #TV “Happy Death Day” (PG-13) – It’s “Groundhog Day” for a new generation, except instead of a narcissist weatherman, our central player ... Continue Reading →

‘Roseanne’ returns in March

#Middlebury #CelebrityExtra Q: I remember you writing about “Roseanne” coming back to television, and I thought it would have premiered by now. Do you have any more details? – ... Continue Reading →

Butterfly perhaps most popular ‘bug’ jewelry

#Middlebury #Kovels Colorful butterflies are admired and even the inspiration for expensive, valuable jewelry. But many people are annoyed or even afraid of “bugs,” and few would ... Continue Reading →

Getting the bandit to drop that loot

#Middlebury #PawsCorner DEAR PAW’S CORNER: My dog, Bandit, will eat anything he finds on our daily walks. He’s really fast, and by the time I try to stop him he usually ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time – Jan. 17, 2018

#Middlebury #MomentsInTime On Feb. 4, 1789, George Washington, the commander of the Continental Army, is unanimously elected the first president of the United States by all 69 presidential ... Continue Reading →

Region 15 schools closed Wednesday, Jan. 17

#Middlebury #Region15Schools Superintendent of Schools Regina Botsford announced all Region 15 schools will be closed Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018, because of snow beginning Tuesday night ... Continue Reading →

Fight the flu

#Middlebury #TheKitchenDiva #FluFighters Cold and flu season has arrived with record numbers of sick children and adults. There are antiviral medications available for the flu, but ... Continue Reading →

Outdoor winter fun: Make ice suncatchers

#Middlebury #DonnasDay #IceSuncatchers   “I’ve never seen snow fall,” said Megan Anduri-Flynn, biology instructor and mom of 5-year-old Nicola, until a rare snowstorm ... Continue Reading →

Now here’s a tip – Jan. 16, 2018

#Middlebury #NowHeresATip January Sales Items: Get great deals on leftover holiday decorations and cards, appliances and furniture, as well as linens, towels and other “white sale” ... Continue Reading →

Thigh numbness, Ehlers-Danlos syndrome

#Middlebury #ToYourGoodHealth DEAR DR. ROACH: I am a 65-year-old male who has developed a lack of sensation in the lateral front half of my right thigh. The numbness involves strictly ... Continue Reading →