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Did you hear the one about the autoharp tuner?

It’s not a harp and there is nothing automatic about it. On the contrary, in talking with Bryan Bowers, the autoharp has to be one of the trickiest musical instruments to tun ...

There’s no mistaking Take Note Troupe's passion

Charlie Chaplin will never be confused with William Shakespeare, but when you look at the latter’s “Comedy of Errors,” considered one of his most farcical works, ...

In Sync Dance is throwing a garden party

While they are hardly “winging it,” this inaugural Dance Party in the Park is definitely a work in progress. After all, for a company that thrives on precision choreogr ...

Congressional Gold Medal glow shines on Auburn fighter ace

Honors – collectively as well as singly – continue to come Auburn’s air ace Bud Anderson’s way. Anderson, who was designated a triple ace for credit to sho ...

Ask the Master Gardener: Learn to recognize the forms of poison oak

Question: I’ve been told that poison oak is not always three shiny leaves with a rust tinge? Is that true?” Answer: Funny you should ask. I personally didn’t th ...

Defensible space landscape is beauty with a purpose

When Dennis Maguire moved to Meadow Vista in the late 1970s, it was to a 1,400-square-foot house on an acre and a half that was mostly dry vegetation. During the three-plus decades ...

The Food Dude: Fast, flavorful and healthy, right at your fingertips

Something you may not know about me is that aside from writing this food column, I work a full-time job as a helpdesk analyst for a local document technology company. As if that ...

Breninger honored on Senate Floor

David Breninger received a Resolution in recognition of his retirement by California State Senator Ted Gaines on the Senate Floor. Throughout his 48-year career, Breninger has serv ...

Feis named High Scholar

HED: Feis named High Scholar   Ellie Louise Feis of Auburn is among more than 1,800 University of Nebraska-Lincoln students who was honored during the All-University Honors ...

Anderson inducted into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi

The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi has announced that Lauren Anderson of Newcastle was recently initiated into Phi Kappa Phi, the nation’s oldest and most selective collegiat ...