Notre Dame grad's book about high-altitude balloon jumper made into film

Published Aug. 4 2015

Craig Ryan remembers being given a column with total freedom to choose any topic he wanted for the Notre Dame...

Cleaveland: A saint in the middle of horror

Published Aug. 4 2015

Stories of bombings, kidnappings and slaughters of innocents by militants of various persuasions have become daily fare in our news...

Ask a Doctor: Can smoking affect my eyesight?

Published Aug. 4 2015

A: Yes. Smoking can cause specific changes to the eye that can affect long-term vision.

Dear Abby: Gran feels disrespected when advice is ignored

Published Aug. 4 2015

DEAR ABBY: Whatever happened to respecting one's elders and recognizing grandparents as head of the family?

DIY dorm redo: A canopy chandelier and other simple projects

Published Aug. 4 2015

For teenagers heading off to college, it's both a design dream and a challenge: What to do with a small,...

An offering of art: Illinois artist responds to Chattanooga shootings

Published Aug. 3 2015

Although 500 miles away, Carol Maura Poshka keenly felt the horror when a lone gunman attacked two military centers in...

Ban the Trans Dietitian on quest to educate folks on danger of trans fats

Published Aug. 3 2015

Trans fats are your enemy, and Dr. Felicia Stoler wants you to eliminate them from your diet.

Get Off the Couch: Take a bite out of Sharkfest at Tennessee Aquarium

Published Aug. 3 2015

BARRY COURTER: Lisa, in case you missed them on the small screen, the Imax 3D Theater is offering you a...

Courter: Things I wish my kids would ask me

Published Aug. 3 2015

Q: Dad, do I need credit?

Dear Abby: Son of lesbian mom not sure of new siblings

Published Aug. 3 2015

DEAR ABBY: I am a 22-year-old male and my brother, "Brian," is 14.

Reunions

Published Aug. 3 2015

' Chattanooga High School Class of 1965 is holding its 50-year reunion on Aug. 15 at the Hilton DoubleTree Hotel....

Chattanooga on stage, screen and behind the scenes: Many local folks making it in the national entertainment biz

Published Aug. 2 2015

Canedy Knowles threw a temper tantrum on the streets of Manhattan this week — and she couldn't be prouder.

Imagining American Girlhood is new Hunter exhibit

Published Aug. 2 2015

As a new hire at the Hunter Museum of American Art last fall, Miranda Hofelt was familiarizing herself with the...

Harpe: In times of pain, God is in the details

Published Aug. 2 2015

It would be an understatement to say that 2015 has been a rough year both personally and for many others...

Dear Abby: Years without intimacy, affection or joy has wife worried about husband

Published Aug. 2 2015

DEAR ABBY: My husband is a pessimist. He has hated every job he has had during our 11-year marriage.

Living and Giving: Walk4Hearing tops $24,000

Published Aug. 2 2015

' What: More than 250 people participated in the recent Walk4Hearing on the Tennessee Riverwalk and campus of Chattanooga State...

Living and Giving: TVA donates $5,000 to LEGO summer camps

Published Aug. 2 2015

TVA recently donated $5,000 to Chattanooga State Community College to help fund Lego summer camps for children and teens.

Living and Giving: Auction, dinner raise $26,000 for Children's Hospital Foundation

Published Aug. 2 2015

' What: Dr. Haresh Patel and his wife, Sumi, hosted a traditional Indian dinner and an auction for 75 guests...

Send us your vacation photos and enter the Times Free Press's summer wrap-up photo contest

Published Aug. 2 2015

Does "National Lampoon's Family Vacation" or its new remake, "Vacation," remind you of your own family's road trips? Do you...

Baumgardner: Helping women understand men

Published Aug. 2 2015

Shaunti Feldhahn is a Harvard-educated analyst who wants to enable men and women to have healthy, long-lasting marriages.

Chattanooga area good-cause calendar: Mark your calendar for these events

Published Aug. 2 2015

15 CHATTANOOGA MUD RUN, Greenway Farm, 5051 Gann Store Road, start times are 7:30-8 a.m. solo runners, 8-9 a.m. competitive...

Faith Focus: Don't play spiritual hide-and-seek

Published Aug. 2 2015

Our church is not exactly "normal." I get that, and I am OK with it. No, actually, I am more...

Kennedy: The slippery slope that leads to old-man crabbiness

Published Aug. 2 2015

At 57, I'm battling early-onset crabbiness. One of the warning signs is the impulse to become a language cop.