Sunday, February 23, 2020
As a father, Cord Whitaker knows how to take it on the chin. Literally.
Laughter erupted as members of the Pittsburgh Concert Chorale warmed up their voices and lips with scales and raspberries at Ingomar United Methodist Church. Then the choir got down to business as wisecracking director Susan Medley drilled the singers on harmony and rhythm with an infectious…
Sunday, February 16, 2020
DEAR JOAN: When our cat, Mau, adopted us, we were living in a small house with a door to close off the living room. When we moved to a house with no door to protect the furniture, we bought a tall scratching post covered in carpeting and with three platforms, hoping this would keep him away …
Liz O’Herrin Lee was riding in the back of the truck, bumping through the Iraqi desert, on her way to do maintenance on bombs before they were loaded into F-16s, as was her job with the Air National Guard.
We’ve all heard of the benefits of eating less meat and more fruits and vegetables, but a new study shows that cutting back on protein could prevent many diseases that may shorten our lives.
Bravery comes in many forms. Sometimes it means standing up for what you believe in, and other times it means fighting a mental illness to get out of bed in the morning.
Sunday, February 09, 2020
First dates are hard. There’s no denying that. From the endless supply of sweat that you didn’t know your body could actually make, to the awkward silences when you actually contemplate talking about how unseasonably cold it is outside, to the question of who pays the bill for that glass of …
I once received this all-too-common question from a client: “What is the value of spending the time and money on a second date if I wasn’t blown away on the first date?” In other words, should you ask someone out or agree to a second date when then the first date was just okay?
Endometrial cancer is the most common gynecological malignancy in the U.S. and the fourth most common cancer among women. In addition, endometrial cancer incidence rates are on the rise in the western world, suggesting that alterations in environmental factors such as diet, lifestyle and the…
Despite widespread fear and uncertainty over coronavirus, a vaccine expert says the bigger threat to Americans is an illness that millions of people in the country catch every year.
A pack of wolves is believed to be hunting in northwest Colorado and it has some hikers wondering if they should be worried about encountering this deadly apex predator on the trail. Below, I’ve answered a few common questions related to wolves and wolf safety in areas where this animal is present.
Panayoti Kelaidis stepped out to pour us a couple cups of Ceylonese tea. While I waited, I noticed his office at the Denver Botanic Gardens has floor-to-ceiling shelves full of plant books from parts of the world he’s travelled to.
This was a decidedly mixed review for writer Roberta George.
They are surrounded by hundreds of other people. They have a large menu of group activities: cards, tennis, art classes, and theater outings. How could anyone living in a vibrant senior community be lonely?
Social Security cares about accuracy and we want you to get the exact benefit amount you deserve. Changes in the law affect how we calculate monthly Medicare Part B (medical insurance) and Medicare prescription drug coverage premiums.
“Bang!” “Bang!” “Bang!”
Six snowy miles up Tiger Road, seemingly closer to Keystone than Breckenridge, a cacophony of Siberian husky howls fill the air. At the foot of Mount Guyot, Good Times Adventures is a dog-sledding and snowmobiling oasis deep in the woods.
It was May 12, 2018, the day before Mother’s Day. It would’ve been Ilana Jesse’s first Mother’s Day with her firstborn.
Jan. 13 was a hard night for the women of Pink Gloves Boxing Cheyenne. It was the death anniversary of a member’s loved one, and every woman in the group seemed to be mourning the loss like it was their own – likely because it was.
“Oh, the weather outside is frightful ... but the fire is so delightful.” And the dates?
The New Year’s resolution really only works for gyms. They get lots of sign-ups, but more than half the people who make those costly commitments do not follow through on them. Personally, I like to be inspired, not directed, and forcing myself into a smelly gym is not my thing. Here are some…