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Nothin’ Stupid: Get a kick out of this Frank Sinatra tribute

BY Laura Latzko Frank Sinatra had a special way of captivating audiences with songs like “Fly Me to the Moon,” “New York, New York,” “I...

Bucking Trends With KNIX, Jim West watched it make broadcast history

BY Christina Fuoco-Karasinski Jim West considers himself lucky — in the right place at the right time. In the late 1970s, he worked for KNIX when...

Cluttered House, Cluttered Mind Mary Vraa wants clients to feel free when relocating

BY Christina Fuoco-Karasinski Mary Vraa was working in the home mortgage field in 2016 when many of her colleagues, who were around retirement age, called...

Results-Driven Fitness: Katie Mollica offers health tips for those 50 and older

BY Christina Fuoco-Karasinski Katie Mollica says the COVID-19 pandemic has changed the way those older than 50 think about their health and fitness. “You start to...

Marvina Thomas looks to the gods for her CBD and THC business

BY Sarah Donahue James Brown may have said “it’s a man’s world,” but Marvina Thomas begs to differ. “It’s all about us women now,” she says....

News Briefs April 2021

Area Agency on Aging expands outreach efforts In ramping up services the past 12 months during the COVID-19 pandemic, the Area Agency on Aging funded more...

Ask Gabby Gayle: Hidden racism arises after daughter’s engagement

Dear Gabby Gayle: My widowed daughter introduced us to the man to whom she is engaged to be married. We knew she was serious...

Leibo At Large: Watching a ruthless disease steal my father

By david leibowitz The end of my father’s life is fast approaching, and if I am being completely honest, his last breath will be a...

Social workers are essential — especially at HOV

Ron Haholy had given up on a motor scooter, because his insurance didn’t cover it. Only his Hospice of the Valley social worker Kim...

The Forming of Irish Soda Bread: Mediterra Bakehouse shares its popular recipe

BY Claire Natale As with many great creations, it is the drive of necessity that leads to them. Irish soda bread has become synonymous with...