Our local Habitat for Humanity

Building homes, and hope, for 20 years


Masieniec blitz build in 2007.Twenty years ago, on April 13, 1995, North St. Louis County Habitat for Humanity filed its articles of incorporation with the State of Minnesota and began building homes and hope with families in North St. Louis County…. Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content. Username Password Remember Me   […]

Raising money for PTSD and TBI program

Veterans to run 911 miles between 9/11 Memorial in NYC and Atlanta hospital

The Shepherd’s Men. Pictured (l. to r.) are Sgt Angelo Salvador, SSgt Jaime Terry, SSgt Jason Greene, Major Todd Moulder, HM2 Joshua Mackey (Navy Corpsman), Travis Ellis (only civilian on the team; owns Mobilized Fuels in Atlanta), Sgt Ramon M… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Biwabik native, 20-year Marine is one of the Shepherd’s Men




1stSgt Justin Ezell with wife Kelley and sons Carson, age 7, and Samuel, age 2. Submitted photo.The goal is to raise money and awareness for the Shepherd Center, the only civilian rehab facility in the entire nation to develop a dedicated and separa… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

AVMA issues 2015 veterinary employment report



 SCHAUMBURG, Illinois – The American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) today released its 2015 AVMA Report on Veterinary Employment, which explores the rate of unemployment and underemployment in the veterinary profession, and the fac… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Clever chickpea croutons and adoration for avocados




 Today I feature recipes that were shared by my Facebook friends. Some of you may think Facebook is irrelevant. Wrong! There are recipes galore floating around on Facebook. Occasionally I turn to them in moments of need, like this week. I parti… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

It’s R-R-ROLLER DERBY time at the Hipp!




The Dirty Ores, clockwise, from top center: Kathy Littler/I Shuv Lucy, Hannah Holsclaw/ Furrylicious, Erin Kennedy/Lemon Pound Cake, Erin Shea/Ricochet, Michelle Engbretson Bi Polar Vortex, Hannah Barnes/Daisy Doom, Leah Hall/Sisu Storm, Rebekah Lit… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Healthy for Life

Hoping and hopping into April


 Warm greetings to everyone as we move forward in transformation with the new month of April. Here’s hoping that the wind, rain and lingering snow showers will refresh and cleanse the earth, and that the blessed season brings opportunitie… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

SALLYWORLD: WEEK 233

In sickness and in health: Sally lives up to her marriage vows


 Greetings & Sallytations! In sickness and in health. I more than lived up to these marriage vows these past few weeks. Mark had a severe case of the crud for 17 days, 58 minutes and 42 seconds. (Not that I’ve been keeping track at all.) T… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Do statins increase risk of diabetes? Blood pressure control



 Q: I just read that taking statins can cause diabetes, which can seriously increase my risk for heart disease. I thought statins were supposed to reduce my risk. What’s the story? — Bernardo S., Boca Raton, Florida A: You’re refe… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure




 This saying can certainly be applied to helping prevent repetitive strain injuries. These happen when we overuse a specific body part when performing a specific task, i.e. when we sit at the computer for too long, when we knit or use our hands… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.


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