Opinion

Career Corner: Meeting the Minimum Requirements
Columns

Career Corner: Meeting the Minimum Requirements

By Angela Copeland If you’re like most people, there was a time when you were under-qualified for a job. This is typically the case when you apply for your first job or when you make a big career change midstream. At some point, you didn’t meet all of the requirements of a job description you…

Career Corner: Job Offers Are Like Busses
Columns

Career Corner: Job Offers Are Like Busses

By Angela Copeland The title of my column today may sound a bit confusing. It comes from one of my own career mentors. Years ago, when I was finishing graduate school, I spent a significant amount of time searching for the right job. Occasionally, one would pop up that would seem almost right. It would…

Lifeline for Pets: Meet Molly
Columns

Lifeline for Pets: Meet Molly

This orange 2-year-old tabby girl is active, curious, and playful. She is happy and very friendly too, as long as she is allowed to rule the roost. She is loving but usually on her terms, and likes head and neck scratches. Now let’s get this deserving girl a forever home with adults only, where she…

Reader Remarks on Monarch Butterflies
Letters to the Editor

Reader Remarks on Monarch Butterflies

Monarch butterflies by the thousand. Yes! I said thousand. A cloud sent shade over my property this morning. I looked up for a cloud but saw hundreds upon hundreds of baby monarchs flying in a group overhead. I rushed to grab my camera and ran outside to look for the source. Across the street at Longden…

Lifeline for Pets: Beautiful Calico Girl
Columns

Lifeline for Pets: Beautiful Calico Girl

Sweet 3-year-old Abbie was found under a pallet when she was one week old. Her foster mom had to bottle feed her and she almost didn’t make it. She is a real love bug and she is eager to greet and say hello to any visitor that comes over. Abbie is smart and has figured…

Career Corner: Trouble Finding Candidates? Try This
Columns

Career Corner: Trouble Finding Candidates? Try This

By Angela Copeland I read articles about candidates who are ghosting employers. They’re not showing up to interviews. They’re not showing up on their first day. They’re disappearing and employers are frustrated. On top of the ghosting phenomenon, employers can’t seem to find enough qualified candidates. It’s like there just aren’t any good people left….

Lifeline for Pets: Norma Jean Wearing the Green
Opinion

Lifeline for Pets: Norma Jean Wearing the Green

Norma Jean is a cat lover’s dream. She so wants a home, but was passed over at Christmas and passed over again at Valentine’s Day. Now her caretakers are hoping that she will find her rainbow’s “pot o’ gold” in the form of a loving home where it won’t matter that she is FIV-positive. She…

Career Corner: It’s Not Personal
Columns

Career Corner: It’s Not Personal

By Angela Copeland Job searching is one of the most personal impersonal experiences there is. As a job seeker, you pour your heart into your cover letter. You customize your resume. You sit in agony at each step of the process, which can drag out for many months. Along the way, you may encounter many…

Give Darling “Diva” a New Home
Opinion

Give Darling “Diva” a New Home

Here’s a beautiful senior, age 12. Her name is Diva! Just look at this gorgeous girl! Yes, she’s a diva, but in a good way. She’s very friendly with humans and loves to be pet but she would prefer to be your one and only kitty! She had a home and was well loved, but…

Is an Electric or a Manual Toothbrush Better for Kids?
Opinion

Is an Electric or a Manual Toothbrush Better for Kids?

By Kenneth J. Canzoneri, DDS. Dear Dr. KC:  We have two children that are six and 10 years old.  They act like their toothbrush is an instrument of torture.  They tolerate a manual toothbrush—at times!  My husband and I wonder if an electric toothbrush is a good idea. – Toothbrush Challenged Dear Toothbrush Challenged: It…

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