kids

Learning to swim has never been so much fun

The pool was packed at McBean Park on a recent sunny Thursday morning.  Kids jumped in the pool fearlessly and full of excitement. Heidi Edwards, mother of two children atten ...

Parents: ride your bike with your kids

In many of my past columns, I have emphasized how drivers and bike riders can safely share the road.  The emphasis has been on adult riders, usually those of us who take to ...

Awesome parade

What a great way to spend the 4th of July morning!  The Lincoln parade was awesome!  Bands, twirlers, military, old cars, horses, floats, people throwing candy, fire tru ...

Thanks, smartphone; I don’t know how I got along without you

  As we made the left-hand turn onto a street that looked much like any other street in suburbia, my two youngest kids let out the four words that have become clichés ...

A life jacket required for all aboard LIFE JACKET ABOARD REQUIRED FOR EACH PERSON ABOARD

First of all, the law requires you to have a life jacket for each person on board the boat. Not only do you have to have the device, but it must be Coast Guard approved, it must be ...

Junior golf club at Woodcreek Golf Course

Woodcreek Golf Club is looking to develop the aspiring young golfers in the community through its Future Legends and Heroes Junior Golf Club. The golf course offers a number of su ...