Commencement, it is said, is a beginning. Yet graduations are also the end of an era--for students and their parents. For the kids, it's a time of excitement and promise. For parents, it's a bit more bittersweet.
What will the future hold for the Class of 2015? Time will tell.
My youngest has now graduated from high school. Back in 1980, I was the youngest of my family who graduated.
Ken Hitchcock is returning as head coach of the St. Louis Blues. After weeks of speculation about his future in St. Louis, the two sides have agreed to a one-year contract. Hitchcock was in danger of not being retained after the Blues were bounced in the first round of the playoffs by Minnesota. St. Louis reportedly expressed interest in former Detroit head coach Mike Babcock, who signed with Toronto instead.