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People of all ages love a good story, and children's books often bring a magical quality to storytelling.

It’s difficult to comprehend, but children’s stories are older than the Bible itself. As long as there have been people, there have been tall tales meant to teach and entertain. 

Victoria Riskin with her mother, famed King Kong actress Fay Wray.

If anyone has Hollywood history embedded in her DNA, author Victoria Riskin is that person. After all, her parents were Tinsel Town royalty: her father, the Oscar-winning screenwriter Robert Riskin; her mother, the stunning leading lady Fay Wray, best known for her timeless performance as the gigantic ape’s crush in Merian C. Cooper’s classic King Kong (1933).

Greenspring’s computer club president Bob Sinclair works with the more than 700 club members, keeping up to date on new technology and assisting neighbors with a variety of computer-related issues.

While stereotypes are sometimes true, there’s one that definitely no longer stands: The notion that seniors and computers don’t mix. On the contrary, the number of tech-savvy seniors has increased exponentially over the years, and experts anticipate that this trend will continue.

Metal or celluloid charge plates may have resembled dog tags, but they were the credit card of choice in the early twentieth century.

Earlier this year, Zheng Xiangchen from Shenzhen, Guangdong, China, earned a spot in the Guinness Book of World Records for holding the world’s largest collection of valid credit cards—a whopping 1,562. 

Recent polls examine how Americans see their nation.

With the 2020 election a year away, it’s far too early to predict who will be up or who will be down next November. It is equally difficult to gauge which direction the country is headed in. 

On everything from health care to immigration to trade, Americans are divided, but they do agree on one thing…the country is in dire need of government reform. 

Lemonade vendor at Rodeo Austin, the city’s annual stock show and rodeo in Austin, Tex.

Egyptians first enjoyed lemonade as early as 1,000 A.D., and since then the refreshing beverage has been enjoyed worldwide with different cultures tweaking the basic lemon and sweetener recipe to reflect their regional tastes. 

In Bangladesh, they add ginger. In other parts of Asia, salt, saffron, or cumin may be added. 

A black and white photo of a submarine, taken in 1944.

Of all the branches of combat military service during World War II, submariners faced some of the highest attrition rates. Typically, when something went terribly wrong (whether mechanical or enemy related), all hands were lost with the boat.

An older man and an older woman enjoy a movie in a movie theater. His arm is around her like they're on a date together.

Over four years ago, my mother met her boyfriend through the online dating site PlentyOfFish (now POF). They began messaging one another, talked on the phone, and finally decided to meet. It’s safe to say the match was successful because they are still going strong almost five years later. 

Legendary record producer John Simon is behind some the most iconic acts of modern pop music, including Big Brother & the Holding Company with Janis Joplin; Blood, Sweat & Tears; Simon & Garfunkel; and The Band.

When it comes to music, and more specifically, rock and roll, few people possess the talent and experience that has long defined musician and record producer John Simon’s career. Indeed, his work is legendary.