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Do you remember July 1977?

If you were in high school in 1977, you are likely approaching age 65, which is when you will begin making decisions regarding your Medicare options. To learn more about your options, give me a call to schedule a no-cost, no-obligation informational meeting. In the meantime, enjoy recalling these memories from July 1977: Top 5...

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Changes to short-term coverage

On March 28, 2024, the Departments of Health and Human Services (HHS), Labor and Treasury announced that short-term medical insurance will be limited in duration to three months with an optional one-month extension beginning September 1, 2024. These regulatory amendments further the goals of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) by improving access to...

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Tours of this year’s Lake County YMCA Dream House are happening right now

Tour tickets to the Lake County YMCA Dream House have become one of the hottest draws of summer. Designed and built by ProBuilt Homes, the nearly 3,000-square-foot house is worth more than $700,000. Several of the region’s top designers volunteered their talent: Kyle Baker, of Kyle L. Baker Interiors; Samantha Bryan, Decorganize It;...

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Lake Metroparks emphasizes the crucial role of pollinators in food production and plant health, urging the public to support their habitats

The next time you bite into an apple, slice a tomato, or sip the perfect cup of coffee, appreciate that it wouldn’t be possible without the efforts of a trusty pollinator. In the U.S., pollination by bees, butterflies, hummingbirds and insects accounts for $40 billion in food and beverages produced each year, or about one in every three...

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Shimmer Spa announces its newest skin care products made with gentle, plant-based ingredients, available September 7

Advancements in skincare product formulations have tilted the landscape in favor of those looking to improve and protect their skin health and appearance. For the past 15 years, local organic skincare guru and esthetician Melanie Rongone has enjoyed a front seat at the show. This month the owner of Shimmer Spa adds “product developer” to...

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