Sports Columns Must-win games, battling for home-field advantage headline Week 8

With the playoff picture slowly becoming clearer, local high school football teams are still in must-win situations to make a playoff run possible.

October 19, 2017

Beth Dolinar Taking time to smell the flowers

The fragrance was as green as any I’d ever smelled, and so fresh that I stopped in my tracks to inhale it again. Turns out it was from some dried sweet woodruff flowers along the park bicycle path, and I would have missed it if I hadn’t chucked the music.

October 19, 2017

Beth Dolinar has been writing her column about life, both hers and the rest of ours, for over 20 years. When not on the page, she produces Emmy-winning documentaries for public television, teaches writing to university students, and enjoys her two growing children.