| Mar 15, 2015
| 3:45 PM
Lower gas prices haven't caused a surge in spending, but sales in Hampton Roads are still better than flat. Some retailers are even expanding.
"I think we are gradually seeing retail sales increase. This is related to employment gradually increasing,"...
| Mar 13, 2015
| 8:06 AM
Johnson Memorial Medical Staff Scholarship
STAFFORD SPRINGS - Johnson Memorial Medical Center (JMMC), the parent company of Johnson Memorial Hospital (JMH), is accepting scholarship applications for its Medical Staff Scholarship Program. Applications can...
| Mar 11, 2015
| 7:33 AM
Healthy living and eating is a hot topic these days. Leading the charge is Carolyn Scott-Hamilton, better known as the Healthy Voyager, who has spent over a decade inspiring people to live well, one veggie at a time. As a respected expert in the fields of...
| Mar 7, 2015
| 9:38 PM
If you are confused about what a "natural" food is, turns out you're in good company.
So are the food-makers whose advertising depends on the description.
At the nation's largest annual gathering of organic and "natural" food makers, doubts are rife...
| Mar 3, 2015
| 11:24 AM
Teamwork, nutrition, exercise and mindfulness were the themes for the third annual Family Fitness Night at Barbara Rose Elementary School on Feb. 27.
Despite the single-digit temperatures, Barrington families gathered at Rose to learn about the benefits...
| Mar 2, 2015
| 9:00 PM
John Rife, developer of East End Market, Orlando
Lee & Rick's Oyster Bar, Orlando
Spanish Sugar Mill and Griddle House, DeLeon Springs
Eddie Nickell and Nicholas Olivieri, Funky Monkey Restaurant Group, Orlando
| Feb 22, 2015
| 7:39 PM
One is a businesswoman and an MBA graduate. Another is a corporate vice president. The third is a registered nurse.
These three mothers — all of them educated, middle-class professionals — are among the vaccine skeptics who have been...
| Feb 18, 2015
| 12:30 PM
How's your sodium intake? Most health-conscious adults already know that sodium raises blood pressure--and that high blood pressure, in turn, boosts the risk of heart disease and stroke. As for how much sodium an individual ingests from all sources, it'...
| Feb 7, 2015
| 9:00 PM
Securing RR crossings
A commuter train crashes into an SUV in New York — another tragic railroad-crossing accident with fatalities. We must prevent vehicles from entering the crossing after it has been activated.
The crashes will continue...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 1:34 PM
If you're looking to become healthier, be more creative, or to put a child in an enrichment activity, the Manchester Neighborhood Academy has all you need this spring. The organization is offering free classes in the areas of youth development, civic...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 3:10 PM
Unlike most college graduates searching for their first jobs, Kendra Senn is already closing deals with company executives to create and manage corporate wellness programs.
The 23-year-old entrepreneur is helping employees take charge of their health...