Today is our last new issue before we begin BeyondChron's annual holiday break. We are looking forward to 2014, when we will add staff and celebrate our 10th anniversary. We will return with new stories on January 6, 2014. You can use the search button on the left side of the page to read my book reviews and articles on politics, sports and other subjects, as well as stories by Lisa Schiff on schools, Dana Woldow on school lunches, cultural coverage by Buzzin’ Lee Hartgrave, Peter Wong and E “Doc” Smith, Rochelle Metcalf’s columns and all other articles that have appeared on our site. You can also find articles by searching our archives by clicking the button above. Thank you for being a BeyondChron reader, and we hope you have a peaceful and restful holiday season.