Healthy Living

What’s your great summer adventure? Write about it

Healthy Living By Carl Hendrickson July. The seventh month of the year. The month named after Julius Caesar. The month in which we celebrate the founding of our great nation and contemplate all the many freedoms that the Founding Fathers and the early patriots gave to future generations. This also is the month of my

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Hearings set on senior housing, storage, RV plans

The St. Louis County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing Monday, July 15, on several potential developments in South County, including a senior-housing facility, regulations on storage facilities and senior housing, and an expansion of Midwest RV Center. The planning panel will meet for the hearing at 7 p.m. Monday, July 15, in the

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Tickets on sale for Ms. Missouri Senior Pageant

The Ms. Missouri Senior Pageant will be held Sunday, July 14, at the Florissant Civic Center, 1 Civic Center Dr., 63033, at 2 p.m. Tickets are $15 in advance and $17 at the door. The pageant is open to women who have reached the “age of elegance,” which is 60 years and better. There are

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Flag Day is a good time to remember sacrifice

Marc Garcia plays the trumpet at a ceremony at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetary. Photo by Bill Milligan. By Carl Hendrickson For the Call I stood at attention, with my back straight, or as straight as an old man could, with my hand over my heart. I had arrived early to pick up our granddaughters from

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Memorial Day continues beyond a weekend

Healthy Living By Carl Hendrickson We are the survivors. We put on our country’s uniform, ready to face death. We are the ones who came home. This month, however, we honor those who did not survive, who came home in a coffin. They put on their country’s uniform and faced death, not in search of

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