Special features, along with special online media. Special newspaper features include The Strange-ness, Shades of Grey, Editorials, History, Chuckles, Puzzles, and more.

Puzzles on greyareanews.com Puzzles Page:  April 20, 2018 (4/20/2018) - Click the link below to download this week’s puzzles. 2018 April 20 — online puzzles PDF — from The Grey Area News site, greyareanews.com Answer to the Cryptogram posted on next week’s puzzle page.
Puzzles on greyareanews.com Puzzles Page:  April 13, 2018 (4/13/2018) - Click the link below to download this week’s puzzles. 2018 April 13 — online puzzles PDF — from The Grey Area News site, greyareanews.com Answer to the Cryptogram posted on next week’s puzzle page.  
Puzzles on greyareanews.com Puzzles Page:  April 6, 2018 (4/6/2018) - Click the link below to download this week’s puzzles. 2018 April 6 — online puzzles PDF — from The Grey Area News site, greyareanews.com Answer to the Cryptogram posted on next week’s puzzle page. Puzzles Page: [...]
Dr. Nicholas Pediaditakis, founder of Alkyonis Mental Health Center, Raleigh NC. Dr. Nicholas’ Corner:  Gossiping About Gossip (4/1/2018) - By Nicholas Pediaditakis, MD, DLFAPA As I have mentioned many times in the past, we humans are complicated creatures. There exist two separate groups of inborn traits in us, which together make up our human [...]
Puzzles on greyareanews.com Puzzles Page:  March 30, 2018 (3/30/2018) - Click the link below to download this week’s puzzles. 2018 March 30 — online puzzles PDF — from The Grey Area News site, greyareanews.com Answer to the Cryptogram posted on next week’s puzzle page.  
Puzzles on greyareanews.com Puzzles Page:  March 23, 2018 (3/23/2018) - Click the link below to download this week’s puzzles. 2018 March 23 — online puzzles PDF — from The Grey Area News site, greyareanews.com Answer to the Cryptogram posted on next week’s puzzle page.
Dr. Nicholas Pediaditakis, founder of Alkyonis Mental Health Center, Raleigh NC. Dr. Nicholas’ Corner: “…And the Pursuit of Happiness” (3/16/2018) - By Nicholas Pediaditakis, MD, DLFAPA  “Life, Liberty, and the pursuit of Happiness,” said Thomas Jefferson, one of the founding fathers in his immortal proclamation, heralding the independence of our country. Well, life and freedom one [...]
Puzzles on greyareanews.com Puzzles Page:  March 16, 2018 (3/16/2018) - Click the link below to download this week’s puzzles. 2018 March 16 — online puzzles PDF — from The Grey Area News site, greyareanews.com Answer to the Cryptogram posted on next week’s puzzle page.
Husqvarna's robotic mower, Automower, features Amazon Alexa integration, starting September 1, 2018. Source: PRNewsfoto/Husqvarna The Strange-ness: “Just ask Alexa!” to Mow The Lawn (3/15/2018) - Husqvarna robotic mowers will be compatible with the cloud-based voice service Alexa On March 15, 2018, at a press event in Aycliffe, United Kingdom, Husqvarna demonstrated the functions of “Just ask Alexa” and future Amazon Alexa [...]
Hug Huddle artist Stuart Semple. Source: DPAC Artist Plans “Hug Huddle” Art Event in London and Denver (3/13/2018) - By Kay Whatley, Editor Do you feel like you could use a hug? How about a hug that connects people across the globe? On Monday, March 26, 2018, British artist Stuart Semple is inviting the public [...]
The Strange-ness -- The Grey Area News -- greyareanews.com US UFO Sightings by US State: February 2018 (3/12/2018) - By Kay Whatley, Editor Across the United States each year, thousands of unidentified flying object (UFO) sightings are reported. UFO reports cover close encounters of various types, range from blinking lights in the sky to [...]
Puzzles on greyareanews.com Puzzles Page:  March 9, 2018 (3/9/2018) - Click the link below to download this week’s puzzles. 2018 March 9 — online puzzles PDF — from The Grey Area News site, greyareanews.com Answer to the Cryptogram posted on next week’s puzzle page.
Dr. Nicholas Pediaditakis, founder of Alkyonis Mental Health Center, Raleigh NC. Dr. Nicholas’ Corner: The Killing of the Children (3/8/2018) - By Nicholas Pediaditakis, MD Ironically, a few days ago I was writing an article with the heading, ”….and the pursuit of happiness” — which will appear in a future issue — when the news arrived [...]
Puzzles on greyareanews.com Puzzles Page:  March 2, 2018 (3/2/2018) - Click the link below to download this week’s puzzles. 2018 March 2 — online puzzles PDF — from The Grey Area News site, greyareanews.com Answer to the Cryptogram posted on next week’s puzzle page.
Puzzles on greyareanews.com Puzzles Page:  February 23, 2018 (2/23/2018) - Click the link below to download this week’s puzzles. 2018 February 23 — online puzzles PDF — from The Grey Area News site, greyareanews.com Answer to the Cryptogram posted on next week’s puzzle page.  
The Grey Area News reporter in Shades of Grey Shades of Grey: Business Issues (2/20/2018) - Some situations are viewed in black and white; right and wrong. Yet, many people think situations also have a grey area where solutions are not so easily discerned. This is not just about the choices [...]
Puzzles on greyareanews.com Puzzles Page:  February 16, 2018 (2/16/2018) - Click the link below to download this week’s puzzles. 2018 February 16 — online puzzles PDF — from The Grey Area News site, greyareanews.com Answer to the Cryptogram posted on next week’s puzzle page.  
Logo Source: Sierra Club Sierra Club Issues Statement on Virginia Utility Legislation (2/9/2018) - Sierra Club: Senate Of Virginia Allows Dominion To Regulate Itself While Ratepayers Foot The Bill On February 9, 2018, the Senate of Virginia passed Senate Bill 966 in a vote of 26-13. SB966, introduced by [...]
Puzzles on greyareanews.com Puzzles Page:  February 9, 2018 (2/9/2018) - Click the link below to download this week’s puzzles. 2018 February 9 — online puzzles PDF — from The Grey Area News site, greyareanews.com Answer to the Cryptogram posted on next week’s puzzle page.  
Phong Le prepares a tiny version of Banh Xeo at a 2017 Small Foods Party. Source: Small Foods Party, Baltimore MD. The Strange-ness: Watching Tiny-Food Cooking Videos? Try A Small Foods Party (2/7/2018) - By Kay Whatley On YouTube, there are videos showing tiny versions of food being created. The mini-food trend isn’t just on YouTube, though, as a Baltimore, Maryland group called Small Foods Party offers a live [...]
The campaign, Truth About Tech, will put pressure on the tech industry to make its products less intrusive and less addictive. Source: PRNewsfoto/Common Sense Tech Taking Over Life: Experts Campaign for Logical Limits (2/5/2018) - By Kay Whatley I’m no scientist, nor an expert on human nature, tech marketing, or child development. I’m merely an observer, a parent, and a user of technology who hopes for its best use without [...]
The Grey Area news - The Strange-ness 2 US UFO Sightings by State January 2018 (2/4/2018) - By Kay Whatley, Editor Across the United States each year, thousands of unidentified flying object (UFO) sightings are reported. UFO reports cover close encounters of various types, range from blinking lights in the sky to [...]
Puzzles on greyareanews.com Puzzles Page:  February 2, 2018 (2/2/2018) - Click the link below to download this week’s puzzles. 2018 February 2 — online puzzles PDF — from The Grey Area News site, greyareanews.com Answer to the Cryptogram posted on next week’s puzzle page.  
Source: Town of Wendell, North Carolina. Town of Wendell Accepting Applications for Public Works Director Position (2/2/2018) - The Town of Wendell is seeking candidates to perform the duties of a “Public Works Director” according to their notice released February 1, 2018. Wendell is seeking a highly-motivated and team-oriented individual for the position [...]
The Strange-ness -- The Grey Area News -- greyareanews.com The Strange-ness: Children’s Game of Tag A World Sport (1/31/2018) - By Kay Whatley, Editor “Tag, you’re it!” Do you remember playing tag as a child? The children’s chasing game is being promoted as a world sport:  World Chase Tag™. Chase Tag® events have been held [...]
Puzzles on greyareanews.com Puzzles Page:  January 26, 2018 (1/26/2018) - Click the link below to download this week’s puzzles. 2018 January 26 — online puzzles PDF — from The Grey Area News site, greyareanews.com Answer to the Cryptogram posted on next week’s puzzle page.  
Why Is The Foster Care Crisis Growing in A Booming Economy? (1/24/2018) - An Interview with Economist Dr. Michael Walden of NCSU By Robert B. Butler The North Carolina economy is back. The state’s unemployment rate has fallen to a 17-year low, and the nation’s stock markets have [...]
A model of Explorer 1 is held high by (left to right) JPL Director William Pickering, James Van Allen, and Wernher von Braun at a late-night news conference announcing the launch of Explorer 1, held at the National Academy of Sciences in Washington, DC. Image: NASA/JPL-Caltech A Little Bit of History: NASA and Explorer 1 (1/24/2018) - Explorer 1: The Beginning of American Space Science Sixty years ago next week, the hopes of Cold War America soared into the night sky as a rocket lofted skyward above Cape Canaveral, a soon-to-be-famous barrier [...]