Is your house a hidden treasure? [caption id="attachment_8727" align="alignright" width="280" caption="(File photos; illustration by Gerry Fey)"]


Remember what it was like preparing for your firstborn child? Most people use every bit of those nine months beforehand preparing for the new addition. [caption id="attachment_8729" align="alignright" width="200" caption="(Photo courtesy of Guilford Publishing)"]


[caption id="attachment_8441" align="alignright" width="280" caption="Completed in 1915, the headquarters of the Scottish Rite of Freemasonry called The House of the Temple dominates the 1700 block of 16th Street in Washington, D.C.

Erickson Retirement Communities has jumped into the social media landscape with a new Facebook page ( Called Erickson Living, the page provides visitors an opportunity to discuss relevant issues, share favorite photos and videos, chat with other visitors, and get instant updates about what is

[caption id="attachment_8432" align="alignright" width="280" caption="Jacklyn Laird with her grandchildren. Front row: Alexis (12); Kayden (9); Kira (11). Back row: Jacklyn ( Nana ) and Chance (15)."]


In a time when many industries are cutting costs and tightening their belts, the self-help industry is not only surviving the recent economic downturn, it s thriving.


Over the last decade or so, American retail shelves have buckled under the weight of foreign-made consumer products.


Larry McMurtry proves the old adage that you can t judge a book by its cover. Readers and moviegoers familiar with the Oscar- and Pulitzer-Prize-winning author might think that they have him all figured out.


The federal government recently announced it is offering significant tax credits to both first-time and experienced home buyers. [caption id="attachment_7539" align="alignright" width="224" caption="(File photo)"]