We’re in bad shape if environmental action remains merely a holiday ritual like pumpkin carving. But there’s still something affirming about a day of service, or even just a bit of time set aside for personal reflection or a hike. Here are a few events around town.
When I first came to Cuba in 1995, cell phone service was so scarce that, after a meeting in which an official had flashed a cell phone from the podium, I turned to Abel Prieto, then the president of the writer’s union, and asked if he had one too.“Oh, no,” he said, “I’m not high enough to be part o
In honor of Halloween, thought I would share some of the more harrowing experiences I've had, purely from a customer service perspective: 1. Wieners CircleI know the late-night, post-bar crowd expects to be yelled at, but I've been there at 3 p.m.