Dear Abby: Daughters Blame Mom's Finance For Breaking Up Her Marriage

Thu, 02/23/2017 - 09:40

DEAR ABBY: My fiancee and I plan to be married next year. I met her after she left her husband because he had cheated on her twice. She refuses to tell her daughters that she left their dad because he cheated, so I am doomed to be the "bad guy" for eternity. They think I'm "the man who stole...

Dear Abby: Freeloading Nephew Needs To Get Help And Get Going

Wed, 02/22/2017 - 10:33

DEAR ABBY: My husband's nephew, "Jacob," is 25 and always hanging around our house. He has had a hard time over the last four years. First, his mom committed suicide. Two years later his dad died in his sleep.
    My husband and I told Jacob we would be there when he needed advice about...

Dinosaurs, classic Broadway, illusion, Junie B. take the Reynolds Stage

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 20:32

Reynolds Performance Hall will host several shows over the next month as part of the University of Central Arkansas Public Appearances and Main Stage programs.

Dear Abby: Daughter's Identity As Asexual Is Not Welcomed By Her Mom

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 10:07

DEAR ABBY: I have recently started disclosing to close friends and family that I am asexual (someone who experiences no sexual attraction to any person). For the most part they have been supportive, but my mother and one of my friends are having trouble accepting it. I have told them I do not...

Dear Abby: Wife Whose Husbands Fights Dirty May Need A Clean Break

Mon, 02/20/2017 - 09:58

DEAR ABBY: Because I had a promiscuous past prior to getting married, it was understandable that my husband and I have gone through some rough patches. It's been three years since our wedding, and he still can't let it go sometimes. A recent argument just escalated into his calling me a whore...

Get your home red-carpet-ready with Badgley Mischka

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 16:24

LOS ANGELES — Design duo Mark Badgley and James Mischka, known for show-stopping red-carpet gowns, are bringing the glamour of their fashion shows to a living room near you.

Dear Abby: Bride Wants Wedding Guests To Check Politics At The Door

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 09:52

DEAR ABBY: My fiance and I are getting married in a year. We have some very close gay friends, and I have gay family members on my mom's side. The majority of our family is gay-friendly, but a few of them on my father's side are very open about their dislike of the LGBT community. 
    Our...

Dear Abby: Grandpa Foils Kids' Vegetarian Diet With Fast Food Chicken

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 15:40

    DEAR ABBY: I have been a vegetarian for 12 years. My husband has been one on and off for five years. I thought our children, 7 and 3, had never had meat in their lives. 
    I recently found out that my father-in-law has been feeding them chicken nuggets from fast food. I was, and...

Dear Abby: Mom Of Heroin Addicts Seeks Support To Battle Depression

Wed, 02/15/2017 - 12:17

DEAR ABBY: My daughter and son are heroin addicts. After living through this hell for 11 years, I have reached my breaking point. My daughter, who just turned 18, is in jail. My heart is broken. Therapists, parent sessions, etc. haven't helped.
    I'm 60 years old and should be retiring,...

Dear Abby: Husband's Affair Could Be More About Money Than Love

Tue, 02/14/2017 - 10:30

DEAR ABBY: I am 68 and my husband is 80. I just found out he is involved with a 40-year-old woman. He says it is not an affair because they haven't actually had sex! I don't know what to do. Can you help me? -- HEARTBROKEN IN NEW MEXICO

    DEAR HEARTBROKEN: Your husband may not be...