Category : Lifestyle

by Staff - 7 hours ago

Reinstate DACA and Protect Dreamers

(TriceEdneyWire.com) “As the leaders of communities across the country – individuals and institutions that have seen these young people grow up in our communities – we recognize how they have enriched and strengthened our cities, states, schools, bus...

by Staff - 2 days ago

“Rise of the Jumbies” by Tracey Baptiste

What lives beneath the waves? Fish, of course. Seahorses, clams, lobsters and whales, turtles and mermaids, too. You’d be surprised at what lives under the sea, but in the new book “Rise of the Jumbies” by Tracey Baptiste, there are also things that...

by Staff - 1 week ago

Self–driving car advocates believe seniors will drive sales

Joanne Marshall, who recently celebrated her 74th birthday, owns a car but she doesn’t drive it at night because she can’t see well when it’s dark. “I ran over a curb because I didn’t see it,” she explained. It was minor incident and no damage was do...

by Staff - 2 weeks ago

Public Policy After Hurricane Harvey

(TriceEdneyWire.com) Hurricane Harvey did everything people said it would do, and more.  It either drowned or swallowed everything it touched in Corpus Christi, Houston, Beaumont, the gulf coast of Louisiana, and a bunch of other places.  Already, es...

by Staff - 2 weeks ago

Kaepernick’s Protest Is Part of a Patriotic Tradition

(TriceEdneyWire.com) Colin Kaepernick, the former quarterback of the San Francisco 49ers, is being Blackballed – itself a revealing phrase – from the National Football League with the collusion of the all-white owners. He is ostracized because a year...

by Staff - 2 weeks ago

Artist Guild hosting calligraphy workshop

The September 20th Lemont Artists Guild meeting, will begin at 7 PM at the Homer Township Public Library, 14320 W 151st St. in Homer Glen. Deborah Bryant has been a professional calligrapher for over 30 years with a wide range of experience teachi...

by Staff - 2 weeks ago

“Cuz: The Life and Times of Michael A.”

It was a youthful indiscretion. A mistake made due to immaturity or naïveté. Something you did to look bigger, older, or bolder. You knew better but it shouldn’t cost you everything, should it? As in the new book “Cuz” by Danielle Allen, it shouldn’...

by Staff - 2 weeks ago

2018 Hyundai Elantra

Torrey Pines, Calif. – It was the frosting on the cake. The last day of our stay here, we got the chance to take a brief test drive in the 2018 Hyundai Elantra. There are two models of the Elantra, well, actually three, the seda...

by Staff - 3 weeks ago

Plainfield Hunger Action

Plainfield -- Plainfield is hosting a food drive, in cooperation with the Northern Illinois Food Bank. The food drive will benefit Bags of Hope, a private backpack food program, the Plainfield Area Interfaith Food Pantry, and the St. John Lutheran Ch...

by Staff - 3 weeks ago

Support higher education at the annual Red Tie Ball

Romeoville Support the dynamic dreams and educational goals of Lewis University’s most financially at-risk students by attending the annual Red Tie Ball September 9 at the Palmer House Hilton in Chicago. Visitwww.lewisu.edu/RedTieBall to reserv...

by Staff - 4 weeks ago

After Charlottesville, Push for Real Reform

TriceEdneyWire.com Racism, exposed once more in the terror visited on Charlottesville, Va., still scars America. Hundreds of neo-Nazis, white supremacists, klansmen and other fervid racists gathered – some armed with assault rifles, wearing camouflag...