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RECAPS – JUNE 21 – 26 THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL — Liam implored Hope to be realistic about their future. Thomas was jolted upon receiving previously unseen texts from Vinny. Steffy and Hope agreed to join forces to keep Liam’s spirits up while in prison. Learning the truth about Vinny’s death put Thomas in a dangerous situation. Emotions ran […]

Staying hydrated in summer heat

Senior News

If there is any mantra we need to repeat this summer it’s this one: drink more liquids. A university study revealed that 80% of heat-related deaths were in people over the age of 60. We need to do everything we can to avoid dehydration when the weather is hot. As we age, many of us don’t have the same body […]

Top ten movies

1. A Quiet Place Part II (PG-13) Emily Blunt, Millicent Simmonds 2. In the Heights (PG- 13) Anthony Ramos, Corey Hawkins 3. The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It (R) Patrick Wilson, Vera Farmiga 4. Peter Rabbit 2: The Runaway (PG) Domhnall Gleeson, Rose Byrne 5. Cruella (PG-13) Emma Stone, Emma Thompson 6. Spirit Untamed (PG) animated 7. The […]

Now here’s a tip!

• Add a cinnamon stick or softener sheet to your vacuum bag when you change it. As you clean, you will distribute the good smell throughout your home. • There’s been a lot of talk at my house about kitchen gadgets that do double duty, especially since I have made whipped cream for the first time — in my coffeemaker! […]

Moments in time

• On June 22, 1775, Congress issues $2 million in bills of credit. Known as “Continentals,” the bills lacked the required rendering of the British king. Instead, some notes featured likenesses of Revolutionary soldiers and the inscription “The United Colonies.” • On June 26, 1892, Nobel Prize-winning author Pearl S. Buck is born. Her novel “The Good Earth” (1930), describing […]

Bible trivia


1. Is the book of Amos in the Old or New Testament or neither? 2. From Mosaic law, what would happen to the person who cursed his father or mother? Imprisonment, Outcast, 10 lashings, Death 3. In Daniel 2, who had a dream about a statue composed of different materials? Jezebel, Abednego, Rezin, Nebuchadnezzar 4. From Acts 7, who said, […]

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Car Talk

Dear Car Talk: I really like the way you support us older gals who have to deal with car repair issues in a male-dominated industry. My question concerns how to keep my 2005 Ford Expedition, with 160,000 miles on it, running at its best well into old age. My usual oil-change place has recommended synthetic oil for quite a while, and […]

Trivia test


1. TELEVISION: What city is the setting for the 1980s medical drama “St. Elsewhere”? 2. HISTORY: When was the first Veterans Day celebrated in the United States? 3. MOVIES: Who played the role of Lt. Dan Taylor in the 1994 movie “Forrest Gump”? 4. PSYCHOLOGY: What fear is represented in the condition called chorophobia? 5. GEOGRAPHY: What is the southernmost […]

Strange BUT TRUE


• A green cat was born in Denmark in 1995. Some people believe that high levels of copper in the water pipes nearby may have given his fur a verdigris effect. • Edgar Rice Burroughs, creator of the iconic jungle man Tarzan, worked as a pencil-sharpener salesman before trying his hand at fiction. He only started writing at the age […]


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