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Christmas is coming – time to bring the tree in! again

Christmas is coming – time to bring the tree in! again

It’s official, the holiday season is underway. Christmas is now only 51 days away and the stores are full of Christmas decorations, gifts and more to tempt those early shoppers.…

Adopt A Pet

Adopt A Pet

Pet ID # 415D17 is Cooper, a neutered male hound mix who was with us before, was adopted, and brought back because the hunting dog in him won’t let him…

Will big business snag marijuana licenses?

Will big business snag marijuana licenses?

Last week I mused about Big Pharma and their part in the opioid epidemic. By willingly doling out pills to distributors, who then willingly sold them to unscrupulous clinics and…

Halloween – it’s almost here

Halloween – it’s almost here

I just love Halloween and guess what? It’s only four days away! It’s one of my favorite holidays. Be sure and see our article this week on all of the…

Proud to be a Pioneer

Proud to be a Pioneer

I had the good fortune of listening to Gerald Solomon, Executive Director of the Samueli Foundation, and Melanie Kalmar, Vice-President and Chief Information Officer for the Dow Chemical Company (and…

Drug companies, doctors must do the right thing

Drug companies, doctors must do the right thing

Most of us have heard of the opioids epidemic, but many of us are at a loss when it comes time to determine how and who to blame for it.…

Leaf Peepers weekend

Leaf Peepers weekend

Earlier this week 9 & 10 news said our area was “near peak” for fall color, so if you are an official “Leaf Peeper” in search of the best colors…

Adopt A Pet

Adopt A Pet

#119C17 is Callie, a spayed tortie and white. She weighs 11 lbs, and is available for immediate adoption for $30. From certain angles, her bands of black and orange coloring…

The Power of Forgiveness

The Power of Forgiveness

“Will you pray that God will take me home to heaven?” asked a depressed grandmother. Upon hearing my refusal to pray as she had requested, this troubled woman poured out…

The person I admire most – Tim Tebow

The person I admire most – Tim Tebow

Going back to an early age, I’ve always been a sports nut. There aren’t too many sports I don’t find interesting, and it seems I have spent a good share…