Shepherdstown Chronicle, 27 May 2018 20:45:56 EDTSun, 27 May 2018 20:45:56 EDT did Memorial Day lose its meaning? Day is coming up in a few days, and for most of us, that means it's time for picnics and, if the weather's warm enough, pool parties. My family's always spent Memorial Day together, eating grilled hot dogs and burgers.Fri, 25 May 2018 00:00:00 EDTCan Millennials truly appreciate Mother's Day? Mother's Day, I gave my mom a wonderful present-a shiny new colander. Yes, her old one had a broken leg, but the scenario felt strangely similar to that of a man giving his wife a new vacuum, expecting her to be thrille.Fri, 18 May 2018 00:00:00 EDTStepping out of the ivory halls from college can be a scary step. A step out of the "ivory halls," as my alma mater put it in its coronation hymn, into a world of uncertainty, expected to handle any challenge with ease.Fri, 11 May 2018 00:00:00 EDTIt feels like home to me a recent emergency visit to the hospital, my 90-year-old grandfather spent a few weeks in Williamsport Nursing Home regaining his muscle strength.Fri, 4 May 2018 00:00:00 EDTComing and going good things must eventually come to an end. For me, that end is my position at the Chronicle. And yes -my time here was a good thing.Fri, 20 Apr 2018 00:00:00 EDT