Dine Out Maine: Eat the Weekend

People love to ask me where to eat, especially in the summertime. Friends, casual acquaintances and strangers email nearly every week when the weather turns sunny and warm. By and large, the requests take a familiar form: “I’m coming to Portland. What should I try when I’m there?” Before we […]

This Weekend: Fourth of July Fun! – OZY

Saturday, July 03, 2021 Last year, Independence Day celebrations were muted as the pandemic ravaged the world. Fast-forward 12 months and nearly 155 million Americans have been fully vaccinated, though the milestone has fallen short of President Joe Biden’s goal of achieving “independence from this virus” day by the Fourth […]

Freiman Stoltzfus returns to his roots with Corner West Art & Lifestyle Gallery in Intercourse; the grand opening is this weekend | Entertainment

Freiman Stoltzfus has come full circle as an artist. He evolved from the little boy who delighted tourists with his drawings at his family’s Bird-in-Hand inn to an art student who studied at New York City’s National Academy and Art Students League. As a young artist, he opened his first […]

Chinese rocket to crash to Earth this weekend

A possibly out-of-control Chinese rocket is expected to crash to Earth on Saturday, leading the White House to call for “responsible space behaviors.”  U.S. Space Command is tracking China’s Long March 5B rocket, which the country launched last week to bring the main module for China’s first permanent space station […]

This Weekend: Spring Clean Your Life – OZY

Saturday, April 17, 2021 I wish humans could factory reset. You know, like iPhones? Restore ourselves to our original mainframe — to when we’re peak-motivated, feeling fresh and ready to take over the world. While the merging of humans and machines is closer than we think, such possibilities aren’t […]

8,322 new confirmed and probable cases of COVID-19, 47 additional deaths as worry over holiday weekend mounts (LIVE UPDATES)

Latest Lowest COVID-19 positivity rate in weeks, but Pritzker and Ezike worry about holiday ‘super-spreader events’ Pat Nabong/Sun-Times State public health officials reported 8,322 new confirmed and probable cases of COVID-19 Monday as well as 47 additional deaths. As of Sunday night, 6,171 people with the virus were reported to […]