Honoring our Veterans with the benefits they deserve

Honoring our Veterans with the benefits they deserve

Melissa Twine’s husband, Captain Philip Twine, was a logistics officer in the Air Force when he was killed in the line of duty in 2002. In an in...

May 28th, 2016 updated: May 28th, 2016. |  


Favorite recipes shared

Favorite recipes shared

Editor’s Note: Gloria will return in her regular format next week. This week, Gloria and her mother wanted to share two favorite recipes from th...

May 28th, 2016 updated: May 28th, 2016. |  


Mom makes magic with rhubarb

Mom makes magic with rhubarb

One of my ultimate impulse purchases when I go grocery shopping in the spring is fresh local rhubarb. I can’t glance at it and just walk away. I...

May 28th, 2016 updated: May 28th, 2016. |  


Smoothies can boost fruit, calcium intake

Smoothies can boost fruit, calcium intake

My teenage daughter has a sudden affinity for smoothies. She is making them all the time. Is this something I should encourage?Smoothies can be a grea...

May 28th, 2016 updated: May 28th, 2016. |  


Our view

Monday is Memorial Day — set aside to honor those Americans who gave their lives in this nation’s wars. Lots of folks fly the flag every d...

May 27th, 2016 |  


No data, only politics behind bathroom bills

The movement to ban students from using restrooms that conform to their gender identity is a solution in search of a problem. There is no evidence, no...

May 27th, 2016 |  


Honoring those who served

Honoring those who served

In the 240 years since our nation’s founding, more than one million men and women have given their lives to defending us. Memorial Day is the da...

May 27th, 2016 updated: May 27th, 2016. |  


Let’s make a deal

Let’s make a deal

I watched a re-run of the once popular game show, “Let’s Make A Deal” this week. I used to love that show and would set our DVR to r...

May 27th, 2016 updated: May 27th, 2016. |  


Gluten-free not always the way to go

In recent years, going “gluten-free” has become a huge movement in this country. It’s more than just a weight loss fad — it...

May 26th, 2016 |  


Meet Carmen, my Latin alter ego

Meet Carmen, my Latin alter ego

Every Wednesday evening, I dance seductively to Latin music outside the Taco Bell on High Street in London.I’m not alone. There are five to 15 o...

May 26th, 2016 updated: May 26th, 2016. |