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According to the American Association of Neurological Surgeons, each year in the United States, more than 700,000 people suffer from stroke. It is the third highest cause of death in the U.S. and one of the leading causes of permanent disability in adults. Not surprisingly, it is primarily a…

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The word ‘retreat’ has several meanings. According to the dictionary, ‘retreat’ is when an army moves back or withdraws from enemy forces. Retreat is also used in the game of chess – to move back from a forward or threatening position on the board. But it can also be a noun meaning a place t…

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“If you’re blue, and you don’t know where to go to, why don’t you go where this cat sits, puttin’ on the Ritz?” 

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A very compassionate mail carrier was doing her rounds just off Cove Road a little over a month ago and she saw what she thought was a black trash bag. She went closer and when she saw it was covered in flies, she went over to examine it further. As you can guess by now, it turned out to be …

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We broke our all-time record with over 60 vendors at the Jasper Farmer’s Market last Saturday. The weather was perfect with friends leisurely shopping while eating sorbet. The market felt like a festival as much as a farmer’s market. This week there are lots of festivals around so I suspect …