Stay one step ahead

Stay one step ahead

As a seller, you’d prefer a nice clean, unconditional offer at full price, right? One way to encourage such confidence among potential buyers is...

November 11th, 2017 |  


New doorbells have lots of bells, whistles

(AP) — Before electricity, doorbells rang via a complex rigging of mechanical pulleys. Visitors pulled a rope or turned a key-like affair —...

November 11th, 2017 |  


Holiday decor: Retro motifs bring home sparkle, style

(AP) — Midcentury and 1970s-’80s motifs are strong players on the home decor stage, and that includes holiday decor too. These retro style...

November 11th, 2017 |  


Rethinking the holiday dining room

(AP) — There’s a lot of home decorating advice out there on how to create the perfect kitchen. But what goes into designing a truly great ...

November 11th, 2017 |  


War correspondent speaks on ‘moral injuries’

War correspondent speaks on ‘moral injuries’

PIQUA — “Talk to veterans.”That was the encouragement and message from 2017 Dayton Literary Peace Prize nonfiction winner David Wood...

November 10th, 2017 |  


Entertainment briefs

Cat expert Galaxy releases new book NEW YORK (AP) — Jackson Galaxy of Animal Planet’s “My Cat from Hell” is out with a new boo...

November 9th, 2017 |  


Holograms preserve Holocaust survivor stories

SKOKIE, Ill. (AP) — Fritzie Fritzshall knows she is running out of time.She knows the day will come when she won’t be here to describe bei...

November 5th, 2017 |  


As veil of silence falls, Weinstein effect grows

NEW YORK (AP) — In the three weeks since the string of allegations against Harvey Weinstein first began, an ongoing domino effect has tumbled th...

November 5th, 2017 |  


Not real news: A look at what didn’t happen

A roundup of some of the most popular, but completely untrue, headlines of the week. None of these stories are legit, even though they were shared wid...

November 5th, 2017 |  


When the fur flies

When the fur flies

We all know how stressful a move can be, but if pets are part of your family, there may be an added level of anxiety. Many real estate agents have pra...

November 4th, 2017 |