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 »»
Gas mileage: Does big oil interfere?
March 20, 2013 Is there a conspiracy afoot? Has “Big Oil” bought up all the patents that would increase the gas mileage of our cars, thereby protecting their profits? Let’s investigate. more »»
When there is nothing left to fix
February 27, 2013 A walk out on the shop floor recently was greeted with empty bays. Earlier the shop had been full of cars. “What happened, where are all the cars?” said I to the nearest technician. more »»
Basic drawing class available at Beach Library
February 27, 2013 This Week's Activities Preschool Story Hour on Wednesday, Feb. 27, at 10:30 a.m. Drawing, Wednesday, Feb. 27, at 10:30 a.m. Community Room B Quilting Group, Wednesday, Feb. 27. from 9 a.m. to 1p.m. more »»