Preparing the body for baby

A healthy lifestyle during pregnancy is important, and, as local obstetricians point out, the steps women take before conceiving can have a big impact on the pregnancy, and the health of mom and baby.

Freshii offers healthful foods, attractive setting

Freshii is a Canadian-based franchise that focuses on providing healthful food that is affordable and convenient. The first store opened in 2005, and the company continues to grow in number, spanning 12 countries.

'Birdman' has big awards weekend

Oscar hopes for "Birdman" got an enormous updraft over the weekend with big wins from the acting and producing guilds, possibly sending the comedy soaring over the perceived Academy Awards front-runner "Boyhood."

Vancouver veteran still on the move at 100

When Harris Dusenbery fought for the cause of freedom during World War II, he wanted to remain as free as possible. So he volunteered for the ski troops.

Dog show to feature two new breeds

NEW YORK — Eleven-year-old Emma Rogers is only six years older than her great Dane and half the size, but she's set to squire her dog in the ring at this year's Westminster Kennel Club show.


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