Life

An indoor checklist to get started on spring cleaning

Perhaps you’re already itching to get to some deep spring cleaning.

  • Feb 24th, 2018

 

What to do when you get your new Medicare card

A list recently showed up from CMS, seductively titled “10 things to know about your new Medicare card.”

  • Feb 24th, 2018

 

Supermarket orchids less temperamental, easier to nurture

The indoor gardener with a windowsill, a little knowledge and consistency can be rewarded with an exotic and long-lasting floral display.

  • Feb 24th, 2018

 

Pet in need

Text and photo by Marcy Merrill Bring your (somewhat) well-behaved, leashed pet…

  • Feb 21st, 2018

Message left on voicemail embarrasses bulimia patient

My psychiatrist’s office called and left a voicemail on a message machine shared with others.

  • Feb 22nd, 2018

In 1943, Aberdeen sailor in seven battles in 10 months

From the archives of The Daily World

  • Feb 21st, 2018

15 hopefuls prep for Miss Grays Harbor/Outstanding Teen Pageant

Fifteen local young ladies are preparing for a title fight. On Saturday…

Review: ‘Black Panther’ is superhero royalty

A large part of what makes it great is that it doesn’t rely on being in service to the overall Avengers mega-franchise.

  • Feb 21st, 2018

Parents fall short on promises to help their ailing daughter

I suffer from a debilitating, rare, chronic illness.

  • Feb 23rd, 2018

In 1943, rationing of canned fruits and vegetables is coming

From the archives of The Daily World

  • Feb 20th, 2018

‘Alternative Radio’ director to speak in Hoquiam

David Barsamian will take the podium Thursday as part of the Grays…

  • Feb 20th, 2018

Former Plain Jane becomes obsessed with her looks

When I was in my teens, and even into my 20s and 30s, I was a Plain Jane.

  • Feb 19th, 2018

Gamer boyfriend scores low points while visiting mom

My daughter and her boyfriend have been together for four years.

  • Feb 18th, 2018

Defy actuarial tables and define your own terms for living

What if we broke the Law of Averages? What if we became “outlaws”?

  • Feb 17th, 2018

Renewed Antique Show blends old with new

The annual show fills the Ocean Shores Convention Center with vintage merchandise and fresh ideas this weekend.

  • Feb 17th, 2018

Woman is alarmed to discover man lied about his name

I’ve recently started seeing someone.

  • Feb 17th, 2018

‘I, Tonya’ gives insight into former figure skater’s backstory of abuse

“I, Tonya” chronicles the life of former Olympic figure skater Tonya Harding.

  • Feb 17th, 2018

NeighborWorks: Getting to know us

Every so often we like to reintroduce ourselves.

  • Feb 17th, 2018

Clean it up: Top kitchen trends for 2018

The biggest trend in kitchen remodels is tidiness, according to Houzz’s survey of more than 1,700 homeowners.

  • Feb 17th, 2018

Woman’s higher income may bruise her boyfriend’s ego

My boyfriend, “Hal,” and I have been dating for a year and a half, living together for six months.

  • Feb 16th, 2018