New Colorado unemployment claims drop for seventh week in a row

By Derek Draplin | The Center Square May 28, 2020 (The Center Square) – New unemployment claims in Colorado have dropped for the seventh week in a row, according to data released Thursday by the U.S. Department of Labor. The state had 15,731 new jobless claims for the week ending on May 23, down from over … Continue reading New Colorado unemployment claims drop for seventh week in a row

Trump executive order targets regulations waived during pandemic for potential permanent repeal

Jace Lington / Ballotpedia via The Center Square 20 hrs ago President Donald Trump has issued an executive order directing federal agencies to remove regulatory barriers to economic activity as part of a coronavirus pandemic recovery effort. The order, issued May 19, specifically directs agency leaders to determine whether regulations modified or waived during the … Continue reading Trump executive order targets regulations waived during pandemic for potential permanent repeal

“If Only…”—Living in the Past

 “No, dear brothers and sisters, I have not achieved it, but I focus on this one thing: Forgetting the past and looking forward to what lies ahead” (Philippians 3:13). I lived in the past, saying, “If only…” or “What if?” I didn’t realise this until the Reverend Elroy Patrick allowed me to see my life … Continue reading “If Only…”—Living in the Past

Support Your Immune System with Grapes

(Family Features) Boosting immune function through a healthy diet has become an important new focus for many people these days. One key dietary recommendation is to eat more fruits and vegetables each day to improve immune function and prevent heart disease and diabetes. When looking to guide your family to healthier snacks and meals or … Continue reading Support Your Immune System with Grapes

Dating over Zoom? Don’t be surprised if those online sparks fizzle in person

Let’s not get ahead of ourselves… Peter Dazeley/The Image Bank via Getty Images Sheril Kirshenbaum, Michigan State University For those dipping their toes into the dating pool during stay-at-home orders, it’s been like swimming in a version of Netflix’s reality series “Love is Blind.” In the show, contestants must get engaged before ever actually meeting one … Continue reading Dating over Zoom? Don’t be surprised if those online sparks fizzle in person

It’s Time to Get More Kids Biking

For kids, biking is one of the gateways to growing up. Popular films and TV hits such as “E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial” and “Stranger Things” highlight the joy a bike can bring as a fun way to explore or spend time kicking around the neighborhood. Yet, according to a study from the Outdoor Industry Association, bike … Continue reading It’s Time to Get More Kids Biking

Death By 1,000 Clicks: Where Electronic Health Records Went Wrong

The pain radiated from the top of Annette Monachelli’s head, and it got worse when she changed positions. It didn’t feel like her usual migraine. The 47-year-old Vermont attorney turned innkeeper visited her local doctor at the Stowe Family Practice twice about the problem in late November 2012, but got little relief. Two months later, … Continue reading Death By 1,000 Clicks: Where Electronic Health Records Went Wrong