Get flu vaccination early

Getting a vaccination early in the flu season can help protect family and community against the potentially dangerous effects of the flu. Roughly 5 percent to 20 percent of the U.S. population gets the flu every year, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. More than 200,000 are hospitalized annually due to flurelated complications. Additionally, the very young, […]

Attention shoppers: Cool sports gifts still available locally

The economy is in shambles, but many still long to make this the hap, hap, happiest holiday season since Bing Crosby tap danced with Danny friggin’ Kaye. Problem is, with only a few shopping days remaining until Hanukkah, Christmas, Kwanzaa or what-have-you, people are rapidly running out of hours to pick the perfect present. Or maybe everyone has already found […]

O Christmas tree

Real Christmas trees offer so much more than artificial trees. Real Christmas trees come with an aroma that sets the mood for the holiday season. Artificial trees smell like packing tape. A real Christmas tree comes with the experience of picking one out. Choosing a fake plastic tree off the shelf on aisle five next to the fake tan spray […]

Council member seeks input from the public

I would like to respond to the anonymous flier circulating in the neighborhoods around Forest Cove Park pertaining to the upper park area being considered as a possible site for the future relocation of our community center. Contrary to the statement in this flier that this future project has some personal significance to me, the study conducted by CWA Inc. […]