August 4, 2017 RSS feed / On Second Thought

Peter Parley’s Tales of an Eclipse, 1836

They have been the subject of legends, seen as dark omens for kings, and in the lyrics of popular songs. Unless you have been living on the dark side of the moon, you know about the total eclipse coming on Monday, August 21.  More...

Quirky Crimes in the Capital City

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ASK US AT THE STAR

More telephone scams

In the July 28 issue, the “Ask Us” column responded to a reader’s question about telephone scams. The ink had not dried before more reports surfaced about new scams, some aimed at social security recipients. As always, be beware. More...