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A crazy collision of life and death

A crazy collision of life and death

PUBLISHED JUNE 16, 2016 An unusually gray day By LISA STARK *Click here to email* It was an unusually gray day, I thought, especially considering the perpetually sunny skies I had grown accustomed…

Observations: Living in three-quarter time

Observations: Living in three-quarter time

PUBLISHED JUNE 16, 2016 Observations:  Living in three-quarter time By MITCH TRAPHAGEN *Click here to email* In late 2001, I was a brand-new reporter for The Observer News. My first article, a photo…

Common Cents: Should I make Florida my state of domicile?

By EVAN GUIDO Parrish resident; Financial Advisor at Baird Wealth Management What is a domicile?  Your domicile is the state where you maintain your legal residence. Domicile is determined by…

Faith in Fitness: Gardening: Cross-generational enjoyment

By ROSIE KORFANT Parrish resident; Activities Coordinator JSA Medical Group, a Division of DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. Yes, that’s right I referred to weeding, hoeing, mulching and composting as “enjoyment.”…

Observations: Paths in a great nation

Observations: Paths in a great nation

By MITCH TRAPHAGEN June 9, 2016 — In a wealthy nation, it seems that many people are equally blessed and cursed to have a choice in life between a path…

Ask Guido: Common Cents — What is the new DOL rule for my IRA?

By EVAN GUIDO Parrish resident; Financial Advisor at Baird Wealth Management June 2, 2016 — On April 6, 2016, the Department of Labor (DOL) issued new “conflict of interest” rules…

Faith in Fitness: Ready, now, 1…2…3 and 1…2…3

By ROSIE KORFANT Parrish resident; Activities Coordinator JSA Medical Group, a Division of DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. June 2, 2016 — Wanna boost your brain cells? Put on your dancin’…

Ask Guido — Common Cents: How much does it cost to raise a child?

By EVAN GUIDO Parrish resident; Financial Advisor at Baird Wealth Management Children are special. There’s nothing like them. They can be our sweetest blessing, as well as our biggest frustration.…

Faith in Fitness: Healthy fat keeps you skinny fat!

By ROSIE KORFANT Parrish resident; Activities Coordinator JSA Medical Group, a Division of DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. Americans’ fear of fat harkens back to the U.S. Senate in July, 1976,…

Observations: America in the laundromat

Observations: America in the laundromat

By MITCH TRAPHAGEN You give up any expectation of privacy in the laundromat. You are left to fold your underwear in plain view of everyone else washing their clothes. It…

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