Sports Quiz – Feb. 23, 2018

#Middlebury #SportsQuiz Questions Who was the last St. Louis Cardinals player before Jedd Gyorko in 2016 to hit 30-plus home runs in a season? New York Yankees catcher Yogi Berra caught ... Continue Reading →

A Sporting View – Some presidents were jocks

#Middlebury #ASportingView Contrary to what the White House press corps may have you believe, the favorite pastime of the president is not dodgeball. Politics, by nature, is a competition, ... Continue Reading →

Eversource uses helicopter for aerial inspections

#Middlebury #Eversource Eversource is conducting aerial inspections of high-voltage electrical equipment on rights of way throughout Connecticut. The aerial inspections started the ... Continue Reading →

Celebrity Extra – Feb. 22, 2018

#Middlebury #CelebrityExtra Q: One of my favorite shows was “Orphan Black.” Can you tell me more about the actress who played Delphine? – Bryan F., via email A: Evelyne Brochu ... Continue Reading →

Couch Theater – Feb. 22, 2018

#Middlebury #CouchTheater “Same Kind of Different as Me” (PG-13) – A troubled couple (Greg Kinnear and Renee Zellweger, sporting a terrible accent) attempt to repair their marriage ... Continue Reading →

Pair avocados with citrus for extraordinary salad

#Middlebury #KitchenDiva Hass avocados grown in Mexico are prized by chefs because of their delicate flavor and smooth, buttery texture. They are named after Rudolph Hass, a California ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time – Feb. 21, 2018

#Middlebury #MomentsInTime #TheHistoryChannel On March 6, 1776, Major William Malcolm is ordered to dismantle the Sandy Hook lighthouse in New Jersey to prevent it from helping the ... Continue Reading →

Pets need dental care, too

#Middlebury #PawsCorner DEAR PAW’S CORNER: My dog, Chip, and I were at the veterinarian recently, and she told me that Chip may have an abscess near a molar. He is now taking ... Continue Reading →

Make homemade instruments to drum and shake

#Middlebury #DonnasDay When I heard the beat of the drums, I knew I was really back in Africa. It had been years since I taught in a secondary school in the remote Ubangi region of ... Continue Reading →

Here’s a Tip – Feb. 20, 2018

#Middlebury #HeresATip “Frozen peas make the best quickie ice pack ever. They stay cold without being bulky and conform to just about any shape. You also can make a holder by doubling ... Continue Reading →