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DEAR DIDI: I have a 5 year old Standard Poodle. We have taken many AKC classes and he always excels in a class environment. He ...

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Mommy Musings

Mommy Musings

I’m not ready for this “middle-aged” business.

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Summertime Should Be Fun Time

Ahhh, summer in the Central Valley.

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Beware Of The Hot Pavement

Beware Of The Hot Pavement

DEAR DIDI: With summer coming can you please remind people about walking their dogs at certain times of the day?  – Very Concerned Dog Lover in ...

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Determining Social Security’s “Full Retirement Age”

By RUSSELL GLOOR

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How Medicare Works With Other Insurance

If your family is anything like mine, everyone has a certain specialty or role in keeping the household running.

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Mommy Musings

Mommy Musings

Welcome to the world of triple digits.

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Food Waste Is Money Wasted

How many times have you gone to pour milk in your coffee, only to see that the date on the carton was yesterday? Some people ...

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Every Day Is A Precious Gift

By DR. GLENN MOLLETTE

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Mommy Musings

Mommy Musings

I tend to be an analyst.

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Marg-Ins

Marg-Ins

Let me just admit first off that we news people, in general, are a unique breed.

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Didi’s Dogs

Didi’s Dogs

Dear Didi: I wish I could crawl into my dog’s head and see what she is thinking. Do you have a book that you ...

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Mommy Musings

Mommy Musings

Remember the ‘70s? Not the weather, the decade.

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Practical Money Skills

Prepare Your Kids

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Ask Rusty: Social Security Matters

Raiding The Social Security Trust Fund

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Lower Your Drug Costs

Driving near Monterey, California recently, I stopped at a roadside stand to buy some freshly-picked strawberries. May is high season for California strawberries, and the ...

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The String Dangling In The Darkness

By DR. GLENN MOLLETTE

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Honor The Fallen This Memorial Day

Honor The Fallen This Memorial Day

By CHAD STORLIE

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Which Dogs Are Smartest?

Which Dogs Are Smartest?

Dear Didi: I have a three-year old Doberman Pinscher named Bella. She is the smartest dog I have ever owned. I’ve never owned a ...

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Rights, Concerns For Unmarried Couples

By RUSSELL GLOOR

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Coupon Clipping Still Worthwhile

Following the Great Recession, it seemed liked extreme couponing was a competitive sport. You could watch on TV as shoppers armed with binders full of ...

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Whales, Dolphins And Siri, Oh My!

Whales, Dolphins And Siri, Oh My!

Any question we are making good headway out of the drought was put to rest when my daughter Ally and I took her birthday trip ...

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Preparing Pets For New Arrivals

Preparing Pets For New Arrivals

Dear Didi: We recently found out that my wife is expecting with our first child. How do we prepare our three-year old Boxer, Rocky for ...

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Mommy Musings

Mommy Musings

Recently over coffee a friend posed a question which stumped me. The irony and funny thing, if you will, was I’m certain that was ...

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Mommy Musings

Mommy Musings

Toddlers are a lot of work. If you just whispered Amen or gave a head nod this is for you.

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