May 2018


She Was the Mother of Hometown News


Margaret “Marge” Council Heal, who at 76 left this world in 2012, is forever the mother of our pub-lisher Janet Jubilee. To old-time writers like me she was also the Mother of Hometown News. We still miss her and think [...]


Eggplant In Spicy Brown Sauce


If you are like me, favorite restaurant foods are always a form of inspiration. One of the best taste treats at Oriental eateries is eggplant and peppers in a spicy brown sauce which turns out to be surprisingly easy to [...]


Second Life Raises $1 Million for Pet Charities


Second Life in Avondale Estates celebrated its seventh anniversary in March. This upscale thrift shop has raised over $1 million in its seven years to be donated as grants to a variety of animal rescue organizations, pet charities and spay/neuter [...]


Shopping For Yard Equipment: Things To Know


If you’re like most people, when spring comes, you’re ready to get outside and make your yard both beautiful and functional. Maybe you’re aiming to have the best yard on the block, want to install an outdoor family room, or [...]


Six Tips To Help You Manage Kids’ Screen Time


If any of the nearly 51 million schoolchildren in America today is someone you care about, you may find this information on kids and the internet quite intriguing.   To help your young students make the most of the online [...]


A Cow Lives In Piedmont Heights


At 566 Pelham Road in Piedmont Heights, at the intersection with Montgomery Ferry Road, stands a cow quietly gazing out of the trees. A bit startling at first, until one realizes it is a full-sized statue of a Holstein. No, [...]


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