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When asked how she prefers to work in the kitchen, catering chef Bea Toms answers with one word: Hard. Anyone who s met her would expect no other response. [caption id="attachment_2418" align="alignright" width="280" caption="Bea Toms' cookbook, Recipes From A Country Cook, has sold 70,000 copies nationwide.

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With the real estate market recovering and current incentives plentiful, experts say that right now may be the best time to move to a retirement community campus.

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Did you know that at age 60, your pupils are one-third the size they were when you were 20? As a result, they may take longer to adjust to darkness and bright light. And it might surprise you that retired 80-year-olds have double the social interaction of their 50-year-old counterparts.

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David Gregory is the host of Meet the Press. For 61 years, Meet the Press has featured headline-making interviews with world leaders and U.S. newsmakers. Now, Retirement Living TV (RLTV) viewers will have a chance to see Meet the Press when it s rebroadcast on the only cable network dedicated to serving the needs of people 50-plus. Meet the Press will air on RLTV on Mondays at 7 p.m.

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It s a funny little controversy, but good folks are split over it: Should we single people out for praise? Should Washingtonians have been proud or wary when two Redskin football players Art Monk and Darrell Green were inducted into the Hall of Fame last August? Though risky, there must be a potential upside to affirming people in public.
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Gary Dunham was the first person chosen to act as a surrogate for Al Gore to deliver the famed Inconvenient Truth talk to community groups. According to a new report released by the U.S. Global Change Research Program, global climate change (also known as global warming) is real.

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Students in the Boots to Books class pose with course instructor and cofounder Manuel Martinez (front row, center). A Vietnam veteran, Martinez has been counseling other vets in the Los Angeles area for over 20 years.

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Forty crew members from the U.S.S. Pueblo recently gathered in Vermont to compare memories four decades after North Korean patrol boats fired on them. Their three-week mission had turned ugly in 1968, leading to one combat death and 11 months in captivity. Although the Pueblo retains its Navy commission, the Pyongyang regime has converted the vessel into a tourist site.