Neighborhood oases in era of Trump

Reading, especially fiction. Listening to music.  Attending theater and concerts.  Taking courses.  Working. Gardening. Connecting with friends and family. All worthy efforts to distract from the havoc that Donald Trump is wreaking upon us.  All effective, if temporary, relief from the three hard copy newspapers arriving daily and many more online, the background drone of …

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Harry was saved from Harvey, but questions remain

After three harrowing days, our cousins and their dog, Harry (see photo from drier days), were rescued Monday from their home in the Meyerland section of Houston. They live but a stone's throw from a bayou in a gracious neighborhood in which we had taken leisurely walks in April. Folks in the area had just …

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