• Sports & Travel

    Veteran finds peace in cross-country travel | Outdoors

    Monika Medina spent four years traveling the globe as a firefighter in the United States Navy. She cruised numerous oceans, saw foreign lands and found herself in the face of danger multiple times. But Medina’s true journey began long after her time in the armed forces. Medina married and began a family near the end of her time in the service, and for a short while, she enjoyed that life. But like so many, Medina soon found herself struggling with life outside of the service. Soon after, Medina found herself coping by way of substance abuse. The problems then began  

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  • Home Improvement

    Home Improvement Products To Make Your Space Feel New

    The kit comes with two cans cabinet paint, a roller arm, two roller covers, and an angled paint brush; it requires no stripping, priming, or top coat or sealer, and there’s no need to remove your cabinet doors. Promising review: “Amazing! Amazing! Amazing. Did take more than one coat though. My cabinets were bare wood and I still needed a couple of coats. (Five to be exact, but that was just me being extra.) My kitchen is medium-sized, not too big, and it only took up one can. But I still went over a couple more times just to get  

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  • Health & Fitness

    Fitness industry group hires new CEO amid lobbying push

    The fitness industry’s trade association has found its new chief executive as it lobbies Congress to provide relief to gyms and health clubs hit hard by the pandemic. Elizabeth Clark will take over as president and CEO of IHRSA, The Global Health & Fitness Association, in August. Clark has led government relations for the National Confectioners Association since 2011 and previously was an executive director at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. “I am honored to work alongside and on behalf of this dynamic and evolving industry,” Clark said in a statement. “This is an exceptional opportunity to bring my experience  

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  • Fashion & Shopping

    Shopping at Noah With Everyone’s Favorite Menswear Dude, Chris Black

    Sure, there is a freeness about Black and clothes that makes him easy to talk to. He doesn’t necessarily care about how things are made, the story of the fabric or where it hails from, but the broader vibe the garb gives off. He notes that he likes “Clapton in his prime when he was wearing trench coats and penny loafers,” “Harrison Ford in the polo shirt and short shorts,” and a “J.Crew catalog from 1994 mixed with a Spacemen 3 T-shirt from 1994.” Most recently, he bought what he thinks was Sofia Coppola’s CD wallet off of eBay while  

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  • Business & Finance

    Trending Today, airing on FOX Business, Wins Two Telly Awards | State

    JOHNSON CITY, Tenn., June 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Trending Today, an award-winning show airing on Fox Business, is proud to announce two new Telly Awards joining its growing list of accolades. Trending Today fills a void in programming by helping viewers get to know companies beyond a commercial or news program. The Telly Awards, the world’s largest honor for video and television content across all screens, named Trending Today among its winners in the 42nd annual Telly Awards competition. Now in its fifth season, the business show reports on the latest business and lifestyle trends, with episodes airing  

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