Blood Donors Needed in February

Blood Donors Needed in February

In honor of Black History Month eligible donors are encouraged to give blood in February to ensure a sufficient blood supply. With seasonal flu and inclement winter weather preventing many regular donors from giving,...

[layfayette Square] In The Square, A Circle of Friends

In January 1992, most of my neighbors on Wellington Road in LaFayette Square had almost-grown children, were busy with their careers, or were enjoying the fruits of retirement. In July of that year, word...

[a dog’s life] Kickstarter: Dog Cafe?

[a dog’s life] Kickstarter: Dog Cafe?

On the heels of the popular pop up CatFe in Chinatown this summer, Sarah Wolfgang has her sights set on opening Los Angeles’s first dog cafe that will reinvent, she says, “the way we...

[Mother of Invention] Smart Technology vs. Smart Kids

I’m all for progress and totally get the appeal of “smart technology.” It’s cool, it’s convenient, and has improved our lives in myriad ways. But, there are downsides and as a parent, I’m becoming...