The Importance of Proper Footwear

Warmer weather entices many of us to start losing the shoes and wearing open toe footwear… or less. Sandals have become a popular item through the years, however the original flip flop (consisting of a thin flat sole with a Y-shaped strap that passes … [Read more...]

Meals on Wheels a necessity for the community

Being a "yesterday's kid" I am interested in the Federal budget. I want to know what the elected ones are doing for senior citizens and I want to know what they are taking away from our over 60 crowd. There have been cuts to programs for the elderly. … [Read more...]

Reading effectively

This article will deal with the importance of being able to read effectively; In short this means comprehension of subject matter.  This might sound like an English lesson, however I would rather say that it is just good advice. To fully … [Read more...]

Peter Mark Richman: The Pharmacist-Turned-Actor

[slideshow_deploy id='669'] Recognized mostly for hundreds of television roles dating back to the 1950s, Peter Mark Richman broke into film alongside Gary Cooper in the 1956 civil war western, “Friendly Persuasion.” Years earlier, a family memb … [Read more...]

Energy a National Imperative

Energy is the biggest issue we, as a nation, face in the long term.  It is also an issue that, with proper leadership, could unite the nation and provide some common ground for both political parties. The huge rise in our living standard since the … [Read more...]

The evolution of the plotline

During the reign of Queen Elizabeth I of England stage plays evolved from the retelling of folktales and rewritten Greek plays to actual multi-act original productions.  During this time playwrights came into their own and some gained … [Read more...]

A gentle reminder

You’ve been cautioned before. But are you prepared yet in case an emergency strikes? In case of an emergency do you have an evacuation plan and an alternate evacuation plan? In the case of an all-out emergency do you or have you given thought to p … [Read more...]

Julie Newmar still the cat’s meow

[slideshow_deploy id='678'] If you’re in the market for beauty tips and happen to be in Los Angeles on May 3, Julie Newmar has an invitation for you. Best known for her role as the original Catwoman in the ‘60s’ TV series “Batman,” Newmar will offer … [Read more...]

How to grow the economy

The voters’ biggest issue in November is likely to be the economy. Neither party has developed a solution to the current slow growth/stagnation. Officially GDP growth is somewhere around 2% per year. For a large portion of the population, desperately … [Read more...]

Pajama Wearing in Public

To wear… or not to wear; pajamas in public have become the “norm” for many when shopping, cruising or even going to a restaurant… so what happened to wearing clothes? It’s a controversy that people like to avoid when asked the question, especially if … [Read more...]