• ouellette.jpg Too soon for back-to-school bargains

    Early reminders of school are detrimental to the psychological well-being of our children, Steve Ouellette writes.

    July 28, 2013 1 Photo

  • ouellette.jpg What makes a real camper

    Camping in the great outdoors is an American tradition, one that has long thrived in the Adirondack region, with its vast forests and natural wonders, columnist Steve Ouellette writes.

    July 14, 2013 1 Photo

  • ouellette.jpg Something must be done about lightning

    Lightning generally kills more people a year than hurricanes or tornadoes, Steve Ouellette writes.

    June 30, 2013 1 Photo

  • ouellette.jpg World's Best Dad? No chance

    Columnist Steve Ouellette reflects on shortcomings as a father.

    June 16, 2013 1 Photo

  • ouellette.jpg You Had to Ask: Missing the cicadas invasion

    Just because something happens rarely doesn't mean that I care to see it, columnist Steve Ouellette writes.

    June 2, 2013 1 Photo

  • ouellette.jpg Passwords becoming too complicated

    Variety of rules for creating a good password makes it impossible to remember them all, let alone pick one, Steve Ouellette writes.

    May 19, 2013 1 Photo

  • ouellette.jpg A lesson in luck

    Tragic episode should serve to provide the rest of us with important lessons about life, and carnivals, Steve Ouellette writes.

    May 5, 2013 1 Photo

  • ouellette.jpg Response to skateboarding column shocking

    Nearly 150 angry, profane emails filled mailbox since last column, headlined "Skateboarders are taking over the streets," columnist Steve Ouellette writes.

    April 21, 2013 1 Photo

  • ouellette.jpg Skateboarders are taking over streets

    In his latest column, Steve Ouellette writes about how "kids" should get out of the middle of the road while he's trying to drive on it.

    April 7, 2013 1 Photo

  • ouellette.jpg Getting old stinks

    Awkward twist when trying to grab a bin full of newspapers leads to lower back pain and questions of signs to come, Steve Ouellette writes.

    March 24, 2013 1 Photo