Author Archive for Karen O'Keefe

Wedding Planner

The wedding of my firstborn child, Jacqueline, is approaching, and I have no idea what I am doing. Fortunately, this turns out to be fine, since Jackie is the one getting married. Also, she is an organized, capable and determined…

County Exec Debate Focuses on Future

Most Montgomery County voters are familiar with the three candidates who will face off June 24 in the Democratic primary election for Montgomery County Executive. Over the past two decades, County Executive Isiah Leggett, former County Executive Doug Duncan and…

My Pre-storm Shopping

It is supposed to snow tomorrow, and my reaction to this looming threat is embarrassing. Some background to set the stage. My children are grown. My husband has been working out of town for a week and will not be…