Category: Lifestyle

Column: Tips for being a gracious host and guest

Commentary by Beverly Randolph With the holidays approaching, will you be hosting guests or staying with family or friends?  With preparation, communication, small touches and offering assistance all parties will feel comfortable and avoid...

Snapshot: ShamrAuction supports Cathedral funding

The 38th annual fundraising event brought together generations of Cathedral supporters. ShamrAuction supports the Cathedral Family of Funds, which includes tuition assistance and excellence in academics, arts and athletics.

Column: When to plant your garden

Commentary by Noah Herron Spring is right around the corner and it’s time to start planning the vegetable garden. Vegetables that are safe to start indoors now include broccoli, cabbage, cauliflower, kale, leeks, lettuce,...

Hot spot of the month: Las Vegas

By Dawn Pearson We all know the saying what happens there stays there, but Las Vegas isn’t always the sin city that Hollywood portrays it to be. But one thing is for sure; things...

Column: On the family name

Commentary by Jordan Fischer Question: “I recently read a post on Facebook that pointed out the incorrect use of the apostrophe to pluralize a last name. Having married in to my last name, I...

Plan ahead for winter travel

By Beth Taylor Beating the Midwest winter blues often requires a warm-weather getaway. Whether an exotic tropical location or a restful, all-inclusive cruise, venturing beyond the Indiana cold rejuvenates mind and body. “We see...

Ice fishing tips

By Melissa Hicks Enjoy an outdoor winter past-time on frozen Geist Reservoir. If you are fishing, follow these Department of National Resource tips: Drill your own test hole near shore. Your test hole should...