Happy New Year!

Happy New Year! and a great, big thank you! You've helped make this year a very special one for me. As we say goodbye to an exciting and somewhat tumultuous year, I wanted to take a moment to say thank you for your support and wish you and your families a very happy and healthy [...]

Make time for cancer screening

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. As lifestyle editor here at the Times News, I filter, edit or write stories about news related to this very real scourge on both men and women. Unfortunately, while I was reminding our readers to get their mammograms and clinical breast exams, I was ignoring my own advice. I [...]

Chasing dreams

The following is a column I wrote that appears in the April 23, 2016, edition of the Times News. By Karen Cimms For as long as I can remember, perhaps since the first time I read one, I’ve wanted to write a book. When I was a child, when a book I loved ended and [...]