With temperatures bouncing between single digits and the thirties and forties in recent weeks, ice has been the predominant theme of winter so far.

Folks from all over the world came to see Yefim Shubentsov to end their addictions, so four years ago I made my appointment.

In 1965 I had lived for 21 years in Crestwood, N.Y., and 18 years on Martha’s Vineyard. I knew very little about the rest of the world.

Nicholas Freeling was born in London in 1927, known mostly for his series of crime novels that began after three weeks spent in a Dutch prison.

Our landmarks gone. Rough violent winter gouged the golden sandhills collapsed the grassy lookouts from the top, the wooden benches

I want to express my personal admiration for Ed Brooke. Ed hired me as one of his assistant attorneys general soon out of law school.