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A decade after penning his best-selling 2005 autobiography, blonde-haired, blue-eyed 50s movie heartthrob Tab Hunter has transferred his life story to the big screen in the 90 minute documentary, “Tab Hunter Confidential.” “It’s been playing at film festivals this year to great reviews and this...
Canada Post released four Christmas mailing stamps on Nov. 2. Three of the stamps feature animals dressed up in winter clothing, while a fourth has a Madonna and Child religious theme.  The permanent-rate first-class stamp will feature a moose, the $1.20 stamp a beaver, and the $2.50 stamp a...
Goosebumps, the popular 1990s children’s horror book and video series written by R.L. Stine, has made a on-screen comeback for a new generation starring Jack Black (Kung Fu Panda, School of Rock) as the author himself. But unlike the books and videos, all the monsters were compiled into this one...
Dear Twin City Paws, My dog is very excitable and with Halloween coming, I’m concerned about the Trick or Treaters. Yes, we can put her in the bedroom, but do you have suggestions for dealing with animals around Halloween?  — Dogmom Dear Dogmom, Halloween can be stressful for animals with...
Pint-sized ghosts and goblins will be taking over our neighborhoods tonight as we celebrate Halloween. This holiday, which seems to be an excuse to extort candy from your neighbors, is very popular with children and who can blame them! Any excuse to eat candy bars is fine with me. My brother Chris...
Editor’s Note: Questions should be directed to the PC Doctor, care of the Athol Public Library at info@athollibrary.org or by mail at Athol Public Library, 568 Main St., Athol, MA 01331, or dropped off at the library. ****** Dear PC Doctor: We got a laptop for our family. Each of the kids...
Michelle LaBelle and her son, James Carr, are owners of the Bon Appetit Restaurant on South Street in Athol.  Photo by Mitchell R. Grosky
Lots of people enjoy eating out, when and if they can afford it. Some people have minimal standards and are mostly interested in low-cost, standard-menu items and fast service. Others, sometimes called “foodies,” are very particular about what they eat and are willing to pay more for aspects such...

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