| May 31, 2012
| 1:37 PM
Not all occupation licensing laws on the books in Annapolis actually protect Maryland consumers from harm. It's pretty clear that many of these laws misuse state sanctions to protect existing businesses from unwanted competition. Now a new study by the...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 2:47 PM
The Huntington Beach City Council stopped short this week of limiting the amount of massage parlors in the city after a professional group of masseurs allegedly threatened legal action and offered to help curb illegal activity by identifying...
| Jun 9, 2012
| 3:24 AM
BOYNE CITY -- Six women, all established in their individual industries, have come together to create the Boyne Wellness Station.
The station, located at 112 S. Park St. in Boyne City, offers a variety of natural healing services.
The idea for the...
| Jul 11, 2012
| 5:50 AM
BOYNE FALLS -- Boyne Resorts recently announced the launch of the new Solace Institute offering diplomas and certifications in massage therapy and yoga teacher training.
The courses take place at Solace Spa in the Mountain Grand Lodge and Spa at...
| Jul 11, 2012
| 7:27 AM
PETOSKEY — With the recent opening of Integrative Medicine — Carin Nielsen, M.D., in Petoskey, Dr. Carin Neilsen aims to offer a unique approach to health care.
Specializing in integrative medicine, wellness and medical weight management,...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 6:45 AM
The following business names were recently filed with the Emmet County Clerk's office:
— Mary Lou's Jewels, 5360 Osborne Road, Harbor Springs; by Wendy L. Tackett and Patricia L. Warner
— Pamela A. Crawford, CRNA, 1040 Woods Court,...
| Sep 30, 2012
The Bodyworks Massage Center
Susan Lundquist, nationally certified in therapeutic massage and bodywork, and a Maryland-licensed massage therapist, recently joined the team of massage professionals at The Bodyworks Massage Center at 1305 Pennsylvania...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 4:52 PM
After surgeons removed the tumor from her breast last November, Karen Hajiaskari, of Hamburg, N.Y., was deemed cancer-free. But for the next five years she will take a drug called tamoxifen, a medication that's commonly used to prevent a breast cancer...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 4:18 PM
Is that the smell of success? Money? Or fish? Those scents have become one in the same for Guy Yocom.
Guy was fishing off the coast of Baja, California with a group of friends when he landed a massive yellowfin tuna! How massive?
Guy broke the world...
| Feb 27, 2012
On a recent ski trip, my best friend handed me a flask of cinnamon schnapps. He called it "courage in 100-proof form," and I needed it. I was perched at the edge of a cliff, looking at a 20-foot drop into thigh-deep powder.
Nearly a decade ago, when I...
| Feb 26, 2012
Name of business: Kelly Willock, massage therapist
Owner: Kelly Willock
Address: 200 Northern Ave., Hagerstown
Opening date: Jan. 1, 2012
Products and services: Massage therapy, including Swedish, deep tissue and hot stone, paraffin hand and...