Water Safety Begins at an Early Age

Cooling off and having summer fun happens simultaneously when there’s water involved. Unfortunately, the good times can quickly turn to tragedy unless a few water safety precautions are taken by parents with...

My Mother Taught Me to Worry

Every once in a while, after  having evinced a worrying nature to one of my friends, I always follow up by saying, “My mother always taught me to worry and I took her to heart!” Here are a few...

Returning to Family Roots

Next month my husband and I will have lived in Danville for five years. Coincidentally, next month we are moving to Pennsylvania. As we prepare to pack up our two children, both of whom were born here in...

Hello, Butterflies!

ne early March day, I decided to check on the goldfish in the Danville Science Center’s Butterfly Station and Garden to see if any of them were awake from their winter sleep. Bringing along some fish food...

Between the Lines

Now known as the Danville Museum of Fine Arts and History, the Sutherlin Mansion at 975 Main Street served a memorable role in the Civil War during the week of April 3 through April 10, 1865. It was the...

When You Are Down, Dress Up

When life beats you down, dress up. Put on the finest clothes you’ve got and go out with an attitude that says, “Hello World, here I come.” A well dressed you is confident and ready to face the day. The...