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Gluten-free baking class just in time for the holidays

You’ve probably seen it everywhere; gluten-free everything has taken over the world. Unless you’re allergic to the little protein that causes those with celiac disease to react, then it doesn’t register for you. However, for those who do have celiac disease (a severe allergy to anything made from the Triticeae family of plants, including wheat, barley and rye) finding delicious meals can be a lifesaver.

Whistleblower confused by quiet

Dear Abby: I am a widow in my early 50s. While I was dating a prominent OB-GYN, I found out that he’s involved in criminal activity — operating a so-called “pill mill.” On our last date he asked me to join an escort service he was starting.

Caregivers for sick pets also deserve respite from stress

Dear Abby: Our family dog recently passed away after a year-long decline. I had grown up with him. He had reached the point where he needed daily care for his body, even though his mind was 100 percent there. Near the end, things got very bad. I got only about four hours of broken sleep a night caring for him, and no one in the family would help me. During part of his daily care routine, he had a second accident all over the freshly cleaned floor. I lost it and hit him.

Spring musical auditions song list

Singers, warm up your voices. Auditions for the male and female leads in the Bishop Center’s spring musical “Mary Poppins” are this weekend — Oct. 3 &4 — and the center has announced the songs they’d like their potential stars to be prepared to sing.