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Harriet Rose

Lexington’s “best known octogenarian,” Harriett Rose, looks back at nearly two decades of contributing for Chevy Chaser Magazine Read more

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Harriett Rose explores the addictive time-killer that is Netflix in her latest column. Read more

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When I had to stop driving several years ago, I was truly in mourning at the loss of independence. I thought I’d never get over having to arrange for somebody to take me where I want to go. Fairly often, I discover I’m wrong about... Read more

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My first computer was purchased while I was at the university for the use of the counseling center. That had to be in the early ‘80s. I was dragged into the computer age almost kicking and screaming in my usual resistance to change.... Read more

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I have been thinking that the title of this column described me, but I don’t hold a candle to my one remaining aunt. She had her 102nd birthday last month. Her memory is remarkable; she recognized me and my son among her numerous offspring,... Read more

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Lexington, KY - Everything I read these days puts an emphasis on the decline of educational progress at almost every level. The most successful changes have been the result of remedial classes, the dumbing down of high school and strengthening... Read more

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The conclusion of that title is, "Can Spring Be Far Behind?" and the answer is certainly. At least spring 2008 is proving itself capricious and elusive, while winter 2008 has seemed endless. Weather in Kentucky is always unpredictable... Read more

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Last Sunday afternoon I watched a movie on Turner Classic Movies which was first issued in the ’30s when I was in high school. Bing Crosby played Father O’Malley in “The Bells of St. Mary’s.”... Read more

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It has always annoyed me when Kentuckians who made their fortunes here decided, in their retirement years, to take those fortunes to Florida to avoid our taxes when they die. Leaving for the three months of winter to avoid the cold while... Read more

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