July 4th went out like a lion wearing red, white and blue bunting. July 5th came in like a summer lamb, serene and still.
Our town’s roads once again reveal the pavement that was obscured during the school year by a wave of SUVs and sta-wags driven by moms ferrying kids to school, practice, orthodontist and tutor, and themselves to tennis games, yoga, shopping, and the market. It’s a dangerous place to be, that road. Everybody is in a hurry, chatting on phones, putting on make-up, glancing back to check on crying children, or to hand a teenager a water bottle for practice...Read More