Unabridged from my Bonus Years column in the Lifestyle section of The Sunday Capital, Annapolis, Maryland I have always enjoyed the Thanksgiving holiday – the more so as I have aged.  It kicks off a joyful day of sharing time with family and friends, a sharing that usually extends into the weekend.  This year has been no different.…

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Unabridged from my Bonus Years column in the Lifestyle section of The Sunday Capital, Annapolis, Maryland Shortly after moving to Annapolis in 1993, I learned about the city’s ethnic diversity and rich history of immigration.  About a year later, I met one of those immigrants, an Annapolitan by the name of Savvas Yiannoulou (rhymes with “Honolulu”).  Savvi, as…

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Unabridged from my Bonus Years column in the Lifestyle section of The Sunday Capital, Annapolis, Maryland Thankfully, and with a little luck, the 2012 presidential election will be over in two days – with a decision sometime Tuesday night. Many thought much of the 2012 campaign would be about “senior issues” – such as strategies to “save” Social…

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