Lake County News Sun http://newssun.suntimes.com Latest news from Lake County News Sun Online en-us webmaster@suntimes.com (Editor) http://newssun.suntimes.com/csp/cms/sites/STM/assets/img/logos/newssun.gif Lake County News Sun http://newssun.suntimes.com 84 34 30 Copyright 2014 <![CDATA[ Distance doesn’t diminish man’s misplaced anger ]]> Lead story image

Dear Abby: I have been in love with “Richard” for 14 years. We broke up after we dated for a while because my alcoholic mother kept interfering. ]]> Sun, 24 Mar 2013 06:05:01 -0500 http://newssun.suntimes.com/lifestyles/abby/18345458-423/distance-doesnt-diminish-mans-misplaced-anger.html http://newssun.suntimes.com/lifestyles/abby/18345458-423/distance-doesnt-diminish-mans-misplaced-anger.html <![CDATA[ Investigator is mortified by wife’s arrest for fraud ]]> Lead story image

Dear Abby: My wife of six years was recently arrested for wire fraud, involving the receipt of unemployment benefits. ]]> Sat, 23 Mar 2013 06:12:31 -0500 http://newssun.suntimes.com/lifestyles/abby/18345455-423/investigator-is-mortified-by-wifes-arrest-for-fraud.html http://newssun.suntimes.com/lifestyles/abby/18345455-423/investigator-is-mortified-by-wifes-arrest-for-fraud.html <![CDATA[ Gentleman is slow to seal dates with a kiss ]]> Lead story image

Dear Abby: I’m a 43-year-old single mom with three young boys. I am also a veteran and getting ready to go back to school. ]]> Fri, 22 Mar 2013 10:20:35 -0500 http://newssun.suntimes.com/lifestyles/abby/18345443-423/gentleman-is-slow-to-seal-dates-with-a-kiss.html http://newssun.suntimes.com/lifestyles/abby/18345443-423/gentleman-is-slow-to-seal-dates-with-a-kiss.html <![CDATA[ Boyfriend’s experience leaves woman blue ]]> Lead story image

Dear Abby: My boyfriend, “Doug” (24), and I (22) have been in a long-distance relationship for a year, but we were friends for a couple of years before that. ]]> Thu, 21 Mar 2013 06:19:49 -0500 http://newssun.suntimes.com/lifestyles/abby/18314715-423/boyfriends-experience-leaves-woman-blue.html http://newssun.suntimes.com/lifestyles/abby/18314715-423/boyfriends-experience-leaves-woman-blue.html <![CDATA[ Son needs to move belongings or pay up ]]> Lead story image

Dear Abby: While I always enjoy your column, I thought your advice to “Wants My Space” (Dec. 14), whose son “Dustin” moved away five years ago and expects her to keep his room as he left it, was off the mark. ]]> Wed, 20 Mar 2013 06:08:33 -0500 http://newssun.suntimes.com/lifestyles/abby/18159238-423/son-needs-to-move-belongings-or-pay-up.html http://newssun.suntimes.com/lifestyles/abby/18159238-423/son-needs-to-move-belongings-or-pay-up.html <![CDATA[ Marriage starts on wrong foot after man steps out of line ]]> Lead story image

Dear Abby: I recently married a loving man who works full-time and is studying for his MBA online. A few months ago, he received a promotion and was transferred to another state, so after our wedding I moved here to be with him. ]]> Sun, 17 Mar 2013 18:06:34 -0500 http://newssun.suntimes.com/lifestyles/abby/18159253-423/marriage-starts-on-wrong-foot-after-man-steps-out-of-line.html http://newssun.suntimes.com/lifestyles/abby/18159253-423/marriage-starts-on-wrong-foot-after-man-steps-out-of-line.html <![CDATA[ Cemeteries are not a playground for kids ]]> Lead story image

Dear Abby: Please use your wide reach to educate well-meaning parents about how their children should behave when visiting cemeteries. ]]> Sat, 16 Mar 2013 06:08:30 -0500 http://newssun.suntimes.com/lifestyles/abby/18159234-423/cemeteries-are-not-a-playground-for-kids.html http://newssun.suntimes.com/lifestyles/abby/18159234-423/cemeteries-are-not-a-playground-for-kids.html <![CDATA[ Grandma pays to keep kids from smoking ]]> Lead story image

Dear Abby: It bothers me greatly to know that so many children continue to start smoking at an early age. ]]> Fri, 15 Mar 2013 12:14:01 -0500 http://newssun.suntimes.com/lifestyles/abby/18159223-423/grandma-pays-to-keep-kids-from-smoking.html http://newssun.suntimes.com/lifestyles/abby/18159223-423/grandma-pays-to-keep-kids-from-smoking.html <![CDATA[ Sister in open marriage takes sharing too far ]]> Lead story image

Dear Abby: My daughters are attractive young women, both doing well in their professional careers. “Melanie,” who is 27, is married to “Sam,” an extremely attractive and successful man. ]]> Thu, 14 Mar 2013 06:19:47 -0500 http://newssun.suntimes.com/lifestyles/abby/18159219-423/sister-in-open-marriage-takes-sharing-too-far.html http://newssun.suntimes.com/lifestyles/abby/18159219-423/sister-in-open-marriage-takes-sharing-too-far.html <![CDATA[ Boyfriend feels betrayed to learn of past abortion ]]> Lead story image

DEAR ABBY: I just found out that my girlfriend of nearly four years had an abortion when she was in high school. ]]> Wed, 13 Mar 2013 06:18:41 -0500 http://newssun.suntimes.com/lifestyles/abby/18159206-423/boyfriend-feels-betrayed-to-learn-of-past-abortion.html http://newssun.suntimes.com/lifestyles/abby/18159206-423/boyfriend-feels-betrayed-to-learn-of-past-abortion.html <![CDATA[ Reach out to those who are lonely ]]> Lead story image

Dear Abby: Valentine’s Day is approaching, and I wanted to write concerning those of us who are single by choice, by circumstance, because of the death of a spouse or divorce. ]]> Tue, 12 Mar 2013 06:10:28 -0500 http://newssun.suntimes.com/lifestyles/abby/18071505-423/reach-out-to-those-who-are-lonely.html http://newssun.suntimes.com/lifestyles/abby/18071505-423/reach-out-to-those-who-are-lonely.html <![CDATA[ Groom’s parents balk at rehearsal dinner cost ]]> Lead story image

Dear Abby: My stepson “Steve” is getting married out of town. His fiancee is an only daughter with three brothers, and her family is throwing a large, traditional, formal wedding. ]]> Sun, 10 Mar 2013 06:13:53 -0500 http://newssun.suntimes.com/lifestyles/abby/18071488-423/grooms-parents-balk-at-rehearsal-dinner-cost.html http://newssun.suntimes.com/lifestyles/abby/18071488-423/grooms-parents-balk-at-rehearsal-dinner-cost.html <![CDATA[ Grandpa wants to offer advice to parents ]]> Lead story image

Dear Abby: When my 9-month-old grandson, “Eli,” comes to visit, I become frustrated to the point of leaving the room, if not my house. ]]> Sun, 10 Mar 2013 06:13:25 -0500 http://newssun.suntimes.com/lifestyles/abby/18071440-423/grandpa-wants-to-offer-advice-to-parents.html http://newssun.suntimes.com/lifestyles/abby/18071440-423/grandpa-wants-to-offer-advice-to-parents.html <![CDATA[ Warning to teen about early parenthood ]]> Lead story image

Dear Abby: Thank you for the compassion you showed “Wants to Be a Mom” (Nov. 24), the 15-year-old girl considering motherhood with her almost 18-year-old boyfriend. ]]> Fri, 08 Mar 2013 07:26:44 -0500 http://newssun.suntimes.com/lifestyles/abby/18037990-423/warning-to-teen-about-early-parenthood.html http://newssun.suntimes.com/lifestyles/abby/18037990-423/warning-to-teen-about-early-parenthood.html <![CDATA[ Lack of intimacy is couple’s only snag ]]> Lead story image

Dear Abby: My boyfriend and I have been seeing each other for about a year. He was a virgin when we met. ]]> Thu, 07 Mar 2013 06:34:08 -0500 http://newssun.suntimes.com/lifestyles/abby/18028013-423/lack-of-intimacy-is-couples-only-snag.html http://newssun.suntimes.com/lifestyles/abby/18028013-423/lack-of-intimacy-is-couples-only-snag.html <![CDATA[ Wife doesn’t believe in calling in sick ]]> Lead story image

Dear Abby: My wife and I are both schoolteachers. She hates to call in sick and often teaches class when she says she feels ill. ]]> Wed, 06 Mar 2013 06:14:22 -0500 http://newssun.suntimes.com/lifestyles/abby/18006573-423/wife-doesnt-believe-in-calling-in-sick.html http://newssun.suntimes.com/lifestyles/abby/18006573-423/wife-doesnt-believe-in-calling-in-sick.html