The Daily Freeman Journal Columnsen-usSun, 24 Jul 2016 14:36:20 EDTSun, 24 Jul 2016 14:36:20 EDT final days of the summer reading program at Kendall Young Library we've spent the past seven weeks of summer having a blast.Fri, 22 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTA beautiful day for a tow was more than ready for my Friday off last week. My bags were packed. My car was gassed up. I had my iPod on shuffle and I was ready to hit the open road.Fri, 22 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTThe only constant is change story is told of a family that carpeted its bathroom. They liked it so much they went ahead and ran the carpet all the way into the hous.Mon, 18 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTMy cat Maxine cat, Maxine, is starting to show her age. That's fitting, I guess, since she's 12 years old now. When I got her from a shelter two years ago, they told me she was ten years old, an estimate because she came in as a stray.Mon, 18 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDT"Melon"choly word melancholy is a noun, meaning a feeling of pensive sadness, typically with no obvious cause. Well, my pensive sadness has a cause. I will be missing this year's 59th Annual Watermelon Day in Stanhope.Fri, 15 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDT