"New Years Celebration: To Party or Not To Party? It's Up To You!"

Did you know that New Year’s is our oldest holiday? Mankind has been celebrating the new year for about 4000 years. Some ancient cultures actually celebrated for up to eleven days! I guess we really do come from a long line of party animals. With 2014 just days away, are you ready to welcome in …

"A Time For Every Purpose Under Heaven…"

  Blessed are those who mourn: for they shall be comforted.   ~ Matthew 5:4.  Tough week. On Monday we learned of the death of a family friend Dennis Pinkard. Sadly, Dennis was found dead over the weekend, a victim of an apparent heart attack. He was discovered by one of his neighbors up at Bonelli Park, …

"Tis' the Season" Shoplifters Will Be Prosecuted

Tis’ the season… Ah the Christmas Season, a celebration of Christ’s Birth! A time of worship, joy and merriment, family and friends, gift giving,  good cheer, good will and the lifting of spirits! Unfortunately there’s a lot more than spirits being lifted during the holiday season, everything from small, fit in your pocket items, to large refrigerator …

"Pope Francis, The More Things Change…The More They Remain The Same"

Okay, so what’s the dealio?  The newly elected Pope Francis has been the head of the Roman Catholic Church for only 9 months and he’s already made the cover of Time magazine as their  “Person of the Year!” Really? Person of the Year? What’s next for the Pontiff, the cover of the Rolling Stone? Now that …

"It Is What It Is, Or Is It?"

The American language is riddled with catch phrases and cliches, they’re everywhere. You hear them, read them and perhaps even use them yourself. Things like “Only time will tell,” “Old as the hills,” “Cat got your tongue?” and “The writings on the wall.” Then there’s my favorites like “Just saying,” “What goes around comes around,” …