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'Let's Play Two'

Miles J. Zaremski | Posted 04.03.2015 | Chicago
Miles J. Zaremski

Days fly by in our lives. But it is the memories such as were evoked in thousands like Mike and me upon the passing of Mr. Cub and those gathering to celebrate and honor him at the memorial service that are the salve making our later days even richer and more rewarding.

'Back to the Future' -- What's It's Like to 'Return' to Sixth Grade Sports

Miles J. Zaremski | Posted 03.14.2015 | Fifty
Miles J. Zaremski

I'm told there must be 3,000 men and women playing the sport, all the way in the 90s; yup, into the 90s! So, coming from a baseball background, I wanted to play. Before anyone can play, one has to go through three separate evaluations and then be drafted. Sounds like MLB, huh?

Dave Jamieson

Citizen Cane: Retired Democrats Face Harassment In A Billionaire's Republican Kingdom | Dave Jamieson | Posted 11.06.2012 | Politics

THE VILLAGES, Fla. -- When Francis and Frances Durr returned home from a trip to Disney World with their grandchildren in mid-October, they found a pi...

This Is Not Your Mother's Medicare: Part 1

Ed Crego, George Muñoz and Frank Islam | Posted 11.05.2012 | Politics
Ed Crego, George Muñoz and Frank Islam

We agree with Paul Ryan that we need a debate to determine how Medicare can be improved. What we do not need, however, is much of what passes for debate these days -- diatribes, finger-pointing, ad hominem attacks, and systematic presentations of misinformation.

Ryan Brings Mom Into 2012 Mix

AP | PHILIP ELLIOTT and JIM KUHNHENN | Posted 10.18.2012 | Politics

THE VILLAGES, Fla. — Who loves Medicare more? President Barack Obama and Mitt Romney's running mate vied for that distinction Saturday as Medica...

Bush: 'I Miss Being Pampered' Post-Presidency

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

THE VILLAGES, Fla. — Former President George W. Bush says he doesn't miss much about the White House, just the pampering. Bush told more than 3,...