Country star BRETT YOUNG has announced a 2020 tour stop at the SNHU Arena, 555 Elm St., in downtown Manchester at 8 p.m. Friday, Feb. 14. Young’s hits include “Catch,” “Here Tonight,” “In Case You Didn’t Know,” “Mercy,” “Sleep Without You” and “Like I Loved You.”

Though people are still munching Halloween candy and Thanksgiving is a few weeks away, Santa Claus’ workshop at the North Pole is in full Christmas production.

Derek Thompson, writing in the Atlantic this month, highlighted the ways in which contemporary millennial lifestyles are in many ways subsidized by venture capital. Unprofitable businesses are currently offering up great deals to urbanites who otherwise would be unable to afford their fancy …