BREC donates to 17 internal charities

GAFFNEY — Two local organizations are among the charities in three counties to receive donations totaling more than $22,000 from Broad River Electric Charities. In a statement released Friday, Broad … [Read More...]

10 Ways to Boost Your Brain Health This Week

Improve memory, focus, and cognition with these simple strategies from one of the country’s leading experts on longevity. Of all of the concerns on your mind, your mind likely ranks lowest among … [Read More...]

Jill Cataldo: Why don’t some-more stores double coupons?

Jill Cataldo, a coupon workshop instructor, writer and mother of three, never passes up a good deal. Learn more about Super-Couponing at her website, www.jillcataldo.com. Email your own couponing … [Read More...]

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China’s forgotten children: 5 underclass runaways die while seeking warmth in …

They had been missing for more than a week when, police say, they lit a fire to stay warm on the night of Nov. 15 in the southern city of Bijie and died from carbon monoxide poisoning.As details of … [Read More...]

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Children in hospital get to scoot to operations on micro-scooters

Staff said the scooters are an ideal way for children to stay active, particularly those who may remain on the wards for months. Jackie Ambrose, a Play Specialist Leader at the hospital, said: … [Read More...]

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Arlington man fatally shot while visiting his children on Thanksgiving

Arlington police are looking for man who they say shot and killed the father of his girlfriend’s two children after the ex-boyfriend came to visit them on Thanksgiving. The shooting occurred at … [Read More...]

Playground children having more accidents because parents are too busy …

Number of children admitted to hospital after playground falls has risen by a third in five years Experts blame the sharp rise on parents being distracted by text messages and emails Children also … [Read More...]

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Putting Children First: The Best Gift Divorced Parents Can Give Their Children …

Holidays can be stressful for everyone, but for children of divorced or separated parents, the holidays can be especially challenging. Despite this reality, divorced parents (as well as parents that … [Read More...]

$1000-a-day miracle drug shocks US health care system

Sovaldi, a new hepatitis C treatment, can cure up to 90 percent of patients within three months. There's just one problem: The drug costs $1,000 a day. That price tag has thrown the biotechnology … [Read More...]

$3.8M gift lets Riley open mental health unit

Buy PhotoRiley Hospital for Children will open the Cindy Simon Skodt behavioral health unit to treat children and adolescents with mental health issues. Made possible with a $3.8 million donation from … [Read More...]

"Trouble in Toyland" report shows health hazards in kids’ toys persist

The 27th Annual "Trouble in Toyland" report has revealed that there are still toys on our shelves that may be hazardous to our children. The report is put out each year by U.S. Public Interest … [Read More...]

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‘America’s Bitter Pill’ Makes Case For Why Health Care Law ‘Won’t Work’

While reporting on the rollout of the Affordable Care Act, journalist Steven Brill was diagnosed with a life-threatening condition that required heart surgery. "There I was: a reporter who had made … [Read More...]

Fashion Steps Up at Standing Rock

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7 Hottest Fashion Trends from the Opening of The Great Comet

Last night at the Imperial Theatre we saw the Broadway premiere of Natasha, Pierre The Great Comet of 1812, and how appropriate that both the stars and the audience blazed their brightest at the … [Read More...]

Fashion Begins to Speak Out About Dressing and Covering the Trumps

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