Volunteers sought for Beach Library tasks
June 5, 2013 Weekly Activities Preschool Story Hour on Wednesday, June 5, at 10:30 a.m. Over A Cuppa in the lobby starting at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday Knitting & Needlecraft meets Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. more »»
Vehicle dealerships versus independents
May 29, 2013 A recent complication with a repair job led me to vent a small amount on new car dealerships, for which I was properly chastised. Here’s my side; naturally there could be anothe. more »»
Love bugs: We love to hate them
May 22, 2013 In October and May, they come out to play. Love bugs, that is, in central Florida, along highways. There isn’t much to love about love bug. more »»
Good gas mileage: Who’s in control?
May 15, 2013 Everyone would like to get better gas mileage from his or her vehicle, and sometimes people get very concerned if they detect a drop in their customary mileag. more »»
How to get your car fixed
May 1, 2013 Regular readers may have noticed that this is not a do-it-yourself advice column. It has been an attempt to smooth the way for you to get your car fixed by professionals. more »»
Timing is everything … or is it?
April 24, 2013 Some activities can be accurately timed, and some things cannot. For instance, you are in a restaurant having a meal, and you need to get the server’s attention. He’s nowhere to be found. more »»
Trust, but verify before getting car repaired
April 3, 2013 Why is it so difficult to get a car repaired? Are mechanics dishonest? Are the cars too complicated? Are they made to fall apart when the warranty expires or the final payment is made? Are there to... more »»