July 2021


Pet of the Day 7/27/21

Chop says, “Look deeply into my eyes.” He knows that one look at those beautiful peepers will melt your heart, and you won’t be able…


Vaccine Confidence

The COVID-19 vaccine has become such a political and controversial lightning rod that many are reticent to write about it or express their opinion in…







Recent Deaths 7/27/21

Bruce B. “Pops” “Hitch” Hitchcock Sr., 62, of Kennerdell, died July 23, 2021. Ricky Lee Cherry, 61, of Utica, died July 24, 2021.   For…




Beware of VA Claim Sharks

Last week, Senate Committee on Veterans’ Affairs Chairman Jon Tester (D-MT) and Ranking Member Jerry Moran (R-KS) sent a letter to VA Secretary McDonough highlighting…






Recent Deaths 7/26/21

John D. “Jack” Snyder, 69, of Parker, died July 24, 2021. Lida M. Schwabenbauer, 86, of Marble, died July 24, 2021. Norma “Toots” Lucille (Rea)…













Recent Deaths 7/24/21

Jeannine E. Abel, of Sewickley, died July 8, 2021. Wilda N. Huber, 88, of New Bethlehem, died July 22, 2021. Katharyn “Kate” Dee Rivers, 41,…




Sustainable Frittata

(Family Features) As kids and parents return to busy schedules full of sports, homework, and weeknight activities, building a plan for nutritious and easy meals…