12/17/17 3:00pm
COURTESY PHOTO

COURTESY PHOTO

Well, I finally decided to have a cataract removed. It happened last Wednesday.

I had been putting it off for the past year using any excuse I could to avoid the surgery — or I should say “procedure” which is the hospital euphemism. I had talked to many individuals who have had the operation and most were very pleased with the results. (more…)

09/28/17 8:00am
JULIE LANE PHOTO Cars, cars, cars.

JULIE LANE PHOTO  |  AARP’s Driver Safety one-day class was offered for seniors last week. The next class is December 5.

Do you remember many years ago when you took the written test for your driver’s license and one of the questions was, “How much space should you leave between yourself and the car in front of you?”

The answer we had to learn was “one car length for every 10 miles per hour you were traveling.” (more…)