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Over the Backyard Fence in Sherman 10/18/12

October 24, 2012 SHERMAN — Many things have been happening in Sherman Central School. Recently there was a take-out dinner available for area residents. Last Tuesday evening many enjoyed a community dinner at schoo. more »»

Writing tools through the ages

October 17, 2012 Lately, I’ve been blissfully tapping away at my trusty computer, catching up on correspondence and gathering notes for upcoming classes I’ll be teaching after the first of the yea. more »»

Just Outside My Door 10/11/12

October 17, 2012 I’ve been spending some time outside, not putting my gardens to bed for winter. I do little of that nowadays, though I do some weeding and planting. more »»

Over the Backyard Fence in Sherman 10/11/12

October 17, 2012 Happy birthday greetings Oct. 11: Colton Ray Courtney, Samantha Delcamp, Donna Fuller Cady, Benjamin Sweatman, Kay Weise Oct. 12: Josh Williams Oct. 13: Danielle Wasylink Helm, Jim Chambers Jr. more »»

Comics always good for a laugh

October 10, 2012 Every morning, I enjoy starting my day with the newspaper. Through the years, I’ve adopted a pattern when reading the news. First, there’s the front page. more »»

Just Outside My Door 10/04/12

October 10, 2012 Hi folks, I hope you are enjoying our changing outdoor world today. more »»

Over the Backyard Fence in Sherman 10/04/12

October 10, 2012 SHERMAN — This week has been spirit week at Sherman Central School. Every day of the school week has had a special title and students have dressed accordingly. Tomorrow night, Friday, Oct. more »»

Murphy’s space-saving solution

October 3, 2012 When our friend, Sue, decided to transform her spare bedroom into a combined office and guest room, she turned to an innovation used by generations of home-owners for over 100 year. more »»

Just Outside My Door 09/27/12

October 3, 2012 Last Saturday and Sunday the dreary skies, rain and cooler temperatures affirmed the fact that autumn had surely arrived. We already knew that fact because the fall equinox was Saturday, Sept. 22. more »»

Over the Backyard Fence in Sherman 09/27/12

October 3, 2012 Sherman Town Board meets at 7:30 p.m. tonight, Thursday, Sept. 27, in the town office on Mill Street. more »»

An almost painless way to save

September 26, 2012 Over the past few years, with the nation’s economy so deeply depressed, it’s an ongoing challenge for average folks to keep their heads above wate. more »»

Just Outside My Door 09/20/12

September 26, 2012 One of the loveliest times of the year in my estimation arrives Saturday. It matters not whether it’s sunny, cold or rainy, for the fragrance of autumn is in the air. more »»

Over the Backyard Fence in Sherman 09/20/12

September 26, 2012 Sherman football, volleyball and cross country teams are currently competing with other area schools. more »»

Getting there has changed

September 19, 2012 Among the many items disappearing from life these days are paper road maps. You know, the ones everyone had in the glove compartment, the ones that were handy to have, but impossible to re-fold. more »»

Just Outside My Door 09/13/12

September 19, 2012 It’s my pleasure to bring greetings to you all once again. Hopefully you have been enjoying the continuation of summer-like temperatures thus far this month. more »»

Over the Backyard Fence in Sherman 09/13/12

September 19, 2012 Happy birthday greetings Sept. 13: Kimberly Carris, Lois Cummings, Kim P. Oehlbeck Sept. 14: Adrianne Baran, R.J. Boerst, Dave Brown, Brandon Coccarelli, Devin Putney Sept. more »»

Get ready for mealtime disruptions

September 12, 2012 It happened again yesterday evening. The phone rang just as we sat down to supper. Our friends and family members are seldom so thoughtless as to call at that particular time. more »»

Just Outside My Door 09/06/12

September 12, 2012 Labor Day marked an end to some of the summer activities even though the temperature is like that season. Some things are beginning to change. more »»

Over the Backyard Fence in Sherman 09/06/12

September 12, 2012 Minerva Cub will meet at 1:30 p.m., on Wednesday, Sept. 12 at Minerva Free Library. Thoughts and prayers go out to the family of Dorothy Verry in the loss of its mother. more »»

Keeping up with today’s English

September 5, 2012 As a writer, I’ve long been a “lexiphile” — that’s a fancy name for someone who is fascinated by words. more »»



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