7 top things to look for on your assisted living tour: Can you envision yourself or your loved one feeling comfortable living here? Do you have a warm feeling being in the community? Do the people look happy and engaged? Are residents socializing with other and engaged in programs or activities? Did you sample a meal? Does the community have all the latest safety features? Is the person giving the tour really listening to you? Is there anything about the assisted living community that makes it stand out from the others you visited?
What you need to know about store closing sales at Macy's, Sears, or Kmart near you
One thing you can definitely expect from store closing sales? Different stock from a traditional 'going out of business' sale.
Whale Discovers Seaplane Lagoon
Visitors to Alameda Point have been surprised to find a whale swimming in Seaplane Lagoon. The animal was first spotted on May 26, according to the Sausalito-based Marine Mammal Center. The center began monitoring the whale the next day. Researchers at the center report that the whale is an adult female humpback.
Deerfield shooter to be released without bail
DEERFIELD — A Deerfield man charged with illegal weapon possession after shooting and killing two people who entered his home earlier this month
Vici hosting Barn Quilt Bonanza
The Second annual Barn Quilt Bonanza is coming up in the Vici City Hall on June 14 and 15 The family event consists of several contests, including a Barn Quilt Coloring Contest for ages 5 through 12 in which first through 10th place winners will receive cash prizes. There will also be on-site Barn Quilt Painting, Show and Sale, Bring Your Best, and a Special Award for the best Western theme. Oklahoma Cooperative Extension Service (OCES) Educators Lynda Latta from Ellis County, Rhonda DeVor from Woodward County, Jean Bailey from Dewey and Harper Counties, and Retired District Program Specialist Recia Garcia have been working for the past few years to spark the love of barn quilts to area communities. “Because we are such a rural area and are surrounded by large amounts of…
Jupiter Super Bowl Sunday triple-murder trial begins Friday
24-year-old Christopher Vasata, one of two men charged in the Feb. 5, 2017 slayings, faces the death penalty.
Hazleton YWCA dealing with debts, board chair says
HAZLETON — Financial struggles pose a long-term threat to operations at the local YWCA, as a newly assembled board of directors is scrambling to work with community groups and local stakeholders to address debts that have been uncovered over the past few
NEW: Wawa, Sprouts part of plan for 'Main Street at Boynton' at Jog Road / Boynton Beach Blvd.
One of the last remaining parcels of undeveloped commercial land in west Boynton Beach is about to get developed.Main Street at Boynton, a development on
Divers haul up giant ball of ‘ghost gear’ littering the seafloor off Maine’s coast
Every year, fishermen lose tons of gear along the coast of Maine. It can collect into jumbled masses, what’s known as “ghost gear,” that can be hazardous to navigation and marine life.
Telling Josie Berrios' story: How her truth was shared
We took extra steps to honor her legacy with fairness, accuracy and respect.