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    The transition from urban dwelling to small-town living has been anything but easy.
    A good friend called during work hours early this week and said he had something important to discuss. Immediately, I thought that he was calling to say he was engaged now that New York is about to allow same-sex marriages....
Somewhere in the archives here at The Star are stories about how the Atlantic sturgeon was caught here and made into caviar.
Back to school catalogs have begun to arrive, and summer, the season that when you’re young you think will never end, has barely begun..
Not even the Kona, that magical coffee bean, could rouse the sleeper, and by the time he did wake up, the external shell of me was ready for bed.
Trouble on the beach of one sort or another is inevitable once the days get hot and the water reaches a swimmable temperature.

After the divorce, I had to rent my house each summer in order to keep up with expenses and somehow get myself through college