June 23, 2010 RSS feed / Features

Social Security’s online office

With age comes wisdom.   Clearly, there is a lot of knowledge and experiences that grandparents can pass along to their children and grandchildren. More...

Retired school teacher takes up sweet hobby

Bonnie Adams’s hobby of decorating elaborate fondant cakes is gaining popularity as more people in the county see her creations at birthday parties and other events. More...

Solving common fishing line problems

My grandfather had an old, huge saltwater Penn baitcasting reel spooled with black Dacron line attached to one of the earliest fiberglass rods. A large switch on the side of the reel released the spool to cast. Your thumb controlled everything. More...

Canning a thing of the past

I have been thinking of the good old days again and the way people survived from day to day with very little outside help.   More...