An architect and an heiress leave their mark on Springfield

Growing up in Chicago gave me access to several of Frank Lloyd Wright homes in the Midwest. I learned to appreciate the architect’s style and to value his vision for creating buildings that are tied to the natural world.

The Searcher

"whispering your dreams"

Games Played

Long ago memories

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Kiwis from the Emerald City

This amazing fruit with the beautiful emerald interior grows locally here in the Emerald City and is harvested in the fall.

A New Chapter for Margaret Larson

Most people in the Seattle area are familiar with Margaret Larson as the face of KING 5’s New Day Northwest, a position she held for ten years

LeMay— America’s Car Museum

America’s Car Museum in Tacoma is proud to present one of the most significant North American displays of historic Alfa Romeos, highlighting the timeless allure of the Italian sports car marque, from Grand Prix racers of the thirties to today’s iconic flair.

Celebrate National Grandparents Month in September

As for me, I’ve kept memories alive by re-reading my journals. In this way, I can recall the sweetness of special moments

What’s Life Like in Retirement Communities These Days?

Even as the pandemic continues to impact our country, those living in retirement communities are returning to a sense of normalcy

Nana Zine

At age 78, I’m a “prime time” zinester

Medical Minutes

John Schieszer is an award-winning national journalist and radio and podcast broadcaster of The Medical Minute

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An Eye on Gratitude

The treasure I found was the full page, heartfelt thank you letter to my father-in-law from Helen Keller

On September 11, 2001, I Became an Archivist

But on September 11, 2001, I decided to document the historic event in a way no one else would

Recollections of a New York City Police Officer

“I initially heard radio traffic on my portable radio and I knew something very serious had happened.”

The Wrought Iron Fence: Another layer of history

It was September 2002 and my 40th class reunion from Curtis High School, Staten Island. Five of us classmates boarded the Staten Island ferry to pay respects at Ground Zero, before the evening reunion festivities began.

Ignite Aging Symposium

Ignite Aging Symposium, hosted annually by the de Tornyay Center for Healthy Aging, features a sampler of short research talks followed by a question-and-answer session