Playing and playing – and playing some more

There was nothing like summer on River Road. No more undershirts, no more shoes – just three whole months of carefree days perfect for cloud wat...

July 25th, 2017 |  


Legislation would put a stop to surprise hospital bills

Legislation would put a stop to surprise hospital bills

Far too many Americans face out-of-control surprise medical bills, often for emergency care, despite the fact that they spend their hard-earned money ...

February 28th, 2017 |  


Managing diabetes is not always easy

Managing diabetes is not always easy

Question: My husband has type 2 diabetes, and lately he has been frustrated about his blood sugar. Even though he gives himself the proper dose of ins...

December 7th, 2016 |  


M’burg football history is long and proud

Reprinted from The Telegram Oct. 3, 1957“FATHER, SON AT ODDS—SPORTSWISE”Like the Civil War which pitted brother against brother, foo...

December 7th, 2016 |  


Steel yourself: ‘Tis the season for sweet treats

Steel yourself: ‘Tis the season for sweet treats

Question: I don’t usually have much of a sweet tooth, but during the holidays I tend to go overboard on cookies and other baked goods at parties...

November 22nd, 2016 |  


Boomer Blog: Of dungarees and record hops

Another one of those photos recently came up on Facebook - the kind that shows an item from the past, with instructions to “share” upon re...

October 3rd, 2016 |  


Mental Illness Awareness Week is October 2-8

The National Alliance on Mental Illness announces that Oct. 2-8 is “National Mental Illness Awareness Week.”In 1990, the U.S. Congress est...

October 3rd, 2016 |  


Test dairy, nutrition IQ with MyPlate quizzes

Test dairy, nutrition IQ with MyPlate quizzes

Question: My son, who is 11, says that since butter is made from milk, it should be counted as a dairy food. I know that it’s not dairy, but can...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Boomer Blog: It’s the first day of school for everyone

For sixty some years of my life, the best day of any year was the first day of school. I enjoyed holidays, but the annual highlight was always the day...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


WTC History Reviewed

“WTC History Presented in Review”Reprinted From The Telegram March 3, 1966WTC History Presented in ReviewThe Woman’s Tourist Club me...

June 28th, 2016 |