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Try not to judge: Growing impatient with friend’s ingratitude

Dear Annie: I am struggling with what to do about one of my very best friends who is basically family to me at this point. Throughout our friendship, I have noticed that she does not say “thank you” very often. This includes when a gift is given to her or even when a customer purchases ...

Horoscopes by Holiday for Jan. 22

The Uranus change of direction signifies a jump-start, so clamp those cosmic cables to whichever system needs the jolt. Where in your life has the energy gone stale? Uranus in Taurus promises to put some power behind it and shock things into motion with a surprise, disruption, need, craving or ...

This Week in History for Jan. 22-28

Today is Sunday, Jan. 22, the 22nd day of 2023. There are 343 days left in the year. ••• Today’s Highlight in History On Jan. 22, 1973, the U.S. Supreme Court, in its Roe v. Wade decision, declared a nationwide constitutional right to abortion. ••• On this date n ...

Greater Nashua Flashback

Who the men are at left isn’t known, but one of them could be A. L. Martin, the owner and operator of this general store that was in Amherst, and believed to have burned down and replaced by a brick building that would come to be called ‘Cushing’s Folly.’ The operation was a general ...

Explaining monoclonal gammopathy

DEAR DR. ROACH: Would it be possible for you to explain my recent diagnosis of monoclonal gammopathy of uncertain significance (MGUS)? Apparently, 3% to 5% of the population over the age of 50 show this blood abnormality. My last M-Spike result was 0.2 g/dL. – A.M.P. ANSWER: By definition, ...

Today in History: JAN 20, Inauguration Day (every 4 years)

Today is Friday, Jan. 20, the 20th day of 2023. There are 345 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: In 1937, President Franklin D. Roosevelt became the first chief executive to be inaugurated on Jan. 20 instead of March 4. On this date: In 1801, Secretary of State John ...