NORMAN — Rambling Oaks Assisted Living Center, 1006 Rambling Oaks Drive, will host a trick or treat safe night from 6-7 p.m. on Oct. 31.
Technology can interfere with parenting
Hi, I’m an eighth-grader and have a little sister in fifth grade. We love our mom and dad. They are always on their cell phones. When they ask us about how school was that day, we don’t think they even listen to our answers. We feel ...
Journal is wrong
The Wall Street Journal says there’s no difference between a child whose primary interest is reading and a child who uses social media obsessively. In WSJ’s March 22-23 “Mind and Matter” column, Alison Gopnik recounts, in fable form, her ...
Deer workshop set
It may not be deer season in Oklahoma, but hunting enthusiasts never stop thinking about the most economically impactful game species in our state. According to the Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation’s (ODWC) website, deer ...
April is when nature renews itself
Wind-sheers, hail and strong south winds can damage young transplanted tomato, pepper and other tender plants as well as fruit such as apples, peaches, nectarines, etc. A large, plastic pot with the bottom cut out placed upside down will ...
National Garden Club members headed to Norman
Oklahoma Garden Clubs Inc. will host the 85th national convention from April 30 through May 3 at Embassy Suites Norman. Several hundred guests are expected for the four-day event....
Do you ever find your mind bombarded with weird questions? Why do we expend brain cell energy on questions that have the importance of a speck of dust? In the grand scheme of things we should think about earthshaking things. Whether you ...
Pancreatic enzyme disease in dogs
Dear Dr. Fox: A close friend has a police dog (a German shepherd, bred in Germany for that purpose) with severe health issues. The major problem is pancreatic enzyme deficiency. His vet has him on pancreatic tabs, but he still has loose ...
Norman resident honored as volunteer of the week
Each week, we recognize a volunteer who is making a difference in the lives of veterans and surviving spouses in the area. This week’s volunteer has been making the trip each week to Goldsby for the last five years. I’m proud to say that ...
Air travel tips for seniors with special needs
Dear Savvy Senior, I would like to fly my elderly parents across the country next month for my daughter’s wedding but have some concerns about the flight. My mom has trouble walking long distances and my dad has COPD and needs an oxygen ...
Couple with autistic children lead Thorn Bush Autism group
For Leah and Christian Eisenbeis raising two children with Autism is not only a challenge but it’s been a blessing, too....
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