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Gardening With Allen: Gardening gives life meaning, structure

December 3, 2019, 6:02am Latest News

Life becomes so hectic this time of year that we find ourselves coming and going at the same time. It sometimes helps to take a few minutes to relax and ask ourselves what is important and meaningful in life. What are some things which give joy, peace and stability in a hectic world? Read story

Energy Adviser: Make the switch to LED lights

December 3, 2019, 6:01am Life

If you haven’t done so already, you’re probably gearing up to put up a tree, hang the stockings and cover your home, inside and out, in bright festive lights. Read story

Opioid Task Force builds foundation in Clark County

December 2, 2019, 6:00am Health

The parking lot at Bridgeview Resource Center in Vancouver was full on the late November day. There were only a few available chairs at the meeting. It took more than 20 minutes for the more than 30 people to introduce themselves. Read story

Check It Out: Learn how animals rate, and a few things about death

December 1, 2019, 6:02am Life

n “Animals Reviewed: Starred Ratings of Our Feathered, Finned, and Furry Friends,” by Association of Zoos & Aquariums (Timber Press, 179 pages) Read story

Local wine club focuses on good wine, ‘everyday folks’

December 1, 2019, 6:02am Food

With wine tasting rooms opening left and right in Vancouver’s new waterfront development, this may be just the time to learn more about fermented grape juice. Read story

Clark County parks parking passes on sale Tuesday

November 30, 2019, 6:01am Latest News

Annual parking passes for four of Clark County's biggest parks will go on sale Tuesday. Read story

Everybody Has a Story: Elephant makes a statement

November 30, 2019, 6:00am Community

On our first motor home trip around the country we inadvertently ended up in downtown Chicago, because I had picked up an old Chicago road map at a garage sale and the freeway bypassing downtown had been relocated. It wound up being pretty hairy because my husband was a new motor home driver, trying to maneuver a 32-foot rig down Michigan Avenue at 5 p.m. on a weekday. There were… Read story

Ho-ho-hoping to see you all at Community Tree Lighting

November 29, 2019, 6:05am Latest News

Maybe there’s 12,000 lights on the holiday tree in Esther Short Park. Maybe 20,000. In any case, after the ceremonial flipping of the switch Nov. 29, the tree will glow as a beacon of holiday spirit. Read story

Save the Date: Clark County bursting with Christmas spirit in December

November 29, 2019, 6:02am Latest News

There will be plenty to do in Clark County in December, with much of it related to the holiday season. Check it out. Read story

Food & Drink: Los Alambres stresses authentic cuisine

November 29, 2019, 6:02am Dining Out

Fourteen years ago, when the Hernandez family moved from Mexico City to the United States, they had one dream: to open a restaurant where they could share their beloved hometown cuisine. Read story