Medical Reserve Corp volunteers respond to emergencies

Medical Reserve Corp volunteers respond to emergencies

Editor’s note: This is the third installment in a series being printed in September about preparing for emergencies.Medical Reserve Corp (MRC) V...

September 25th, 2015 |  


Time to chill: Be sure fridge is cold enough

Time to chill: Be sure fridge is cold enough

Question: I noticed that a friend of mine has a thermometer in her refrigerator. She says she uses it to make sure the refrigerator is cold enough. Wh...

September 22nd, 2015 |  


Boomer Blog: Going to work at a real job

My great-nephew recently informed his father that he does not have a real job; he “just goes to work.” Six-year-old Leo reassured his dad ...

September 20th, 2015 |  



Campaign designed to welcome Pope Francis

Campaign designed to welcome Pope Francis

People of all faiths, and Catholics especially, look forward with great joy to Pope Francis’s visit to the United States from Sept. 22 through S...

September 18th, 2015 |  


Boomer Blog: Chance encounters of the ‘six degrees’ kind

I am fascinated by the concept of “six degrees of separation.” Developed in 1929, this theory seems much more modern: everyone is supposed...

September 13th, 2015 |  


Boomer Blog: Elementary days and ways

“School days, school days…” That 1907 ditty has formed the basis for many discussions about education across the generations. We hav...

September 7th, 2015 updated: September 7th, 2015. |  


September is readiness time

September is readiness time

Editor’s note: This is the first installment in a series being printed in September about preparing for emergencies.When disaster hits, your fam...

September 3rd, 2015 |  


Boomer Blog: Picture this

All through August, relatives and friends have posted on Facebook back-to-school pictures of their children. From preschoolers to college students, I ...

August 30th, 2015 |  


‘Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over’

Through September 7, 2015, local law enforcement officers will be joining the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration in the “Drive Sober...

August 30th, 2015 |  


‘Get the Edge’ at Farm Science Review

This year the Farm Science Review’s theme is “Get the Edge” for its Sept. 22-24, 2015 show. OSU Extension is heavily involved in Far...

August 25th, 2015 |