Column: Bona women back with win No. 18


Last night marked win No. 18 for St. Bonaventure. With two more victories, the Bonnies will have doubled their win total from last season. A tremendous feat considering how far this program sunk  last season—nine games below .500, and failing to make the Atlantic 10 tournament. “It’s an incredible compliment to these guys, and the [...]

“Welcome to the O.C., bitch!” My top-10 episodes of The O.C.


The O.C.  turned 10 years old in August. It began in 2003 with a wonderful reception. Orange County. California. Rich people. Welcome to the OC, bitch.  Ah, the show itself was fantastic. Even though the show fell apart after the third season, it remains a favorite of mine. The live music acts that appeared on The OC [...]

Opinion: Families should eat together as often as possible


Opinion Writing No. 7 By Joseph PhelanIt is commonplace. A parent makes dinner. A son comes home from football at 5:30 and helps himself. A daughter finishes dance at 7 and then eats her meal. The other parent enters home after a long day and eats in front of the television. Everyone eats just not together.Families [...]