Powwow brings hostel owners together to find ways to appeal to older travelers

Published May. 5 2015

Kevin Bowen has seen tortoises the size of Volkswagens and luminous turquoise sea life that glows on the crest of...

Cleaveland: Did lead poisoning contribute to Gray's death?

Published May. 5 2015

The riot that roiled the streets of West Baltimore on April 28 may have had its origin 20-plus years earlier...

Dads2Dads: Dad, it's time for you to take responsibility for your mistakes

Published May. 5 2015

It seems that we live in an era of The Blame Game. There are probably as many viewpoints on the...

Ask a Doctor: Are inflatable bouncy castles safe for children?

Published May. 5 2015

Q: My son will turn 4 this summer and I am considering getting a bouncy castle to help celebrate. Are...

Dear Abby: We're not attending our daughter's open house because she lives with her boyfriend. Are we wrong?

Published May. 5 2015

DEAR ABBY: Our amazing daughters are in their late 20s. Both of them are independent, intelligent and loving. The four...

Hollywood rolls out the red carpet to 'influencer' fans

Published May. 5 2015

Clad in his pajamas, Reid Jones often blogs about Marvel superhero movies, with starry ambitions of one day becoming an...

New Star Wars images hit the Internet

Published May. 4 2015

Famed photographer Annie Liebovitz hit the set of Star Wars for a photo shoot that appears in Vanity Fair.

Going, legit: Mobile games bringing serious cred to tablets and smartphones

Published May. 4 2015

Gaming used to be a hobby for homebodies, an activity tethered to wherever the game system or computer was located....

Get Off The Couch: Berries, Mansonon week's agenda

Published May. 4 2015

LISA DENTON: Barry, one of my favorite spring events is coming up this weekend: the Tennessee Strawberry Festival in Dayton....

Grand Thoughts: Let kids find what they like, then support them

Published May. 4 2015

My four children and two stepchildren grew up playing sports -- swimming, soccer, baseball (additionally, the girls also took ballet...

Courter: Things I wish my kids would ask me

Published May. 4 2015

Q: Dad, what is another one of your do-overs, or things you would do differently?

Dear Abby: Prince Charming abandons his magic words after getting her love

Published May. 4 2015

DEAR ABBY: My boyfriend and I both have professional careers and are independent. We have been in a committed relationship...

Milestone Birthday: Lillian Cassell-Bernstein turns 100

Published May. 4 2015

Chattanooga native Lillian Cassell-Bernstein marked her 100th birthday with family and friends at a celebration in her home of Pittsfield,...

Around The Region

Published May. 4 2015

* Tails at Twilight: Stratton Hall, 3146 S. Broad St., 6-9 p.m., $50 individual, $85 couples, live and silent auctions...

Coaching the Parents: Accepting the truth about a child's sports skill (or lack thereof) can be tough

Published May. 3 2015

Baseball coach George Oleksik remembers telling the parent of one of his players that he couldn't help the boy land...

'IndiVisible': New Smithsonian exhibit looks at blended ancestry of blacks and American Indians

Published May. 3 2015

Two old-fashioned, wooden auditorium chairs might be questionable additions to a Smithsonian Institution exhibition, but in the case of "IndiVisible:...

David Baldacci on fame, fans and The Camel Club

Published May. 3 2015

During a flight to a recent engagement, author David Baldacci was surprised to see the pilot leave the cockpit, walk...

Kennedy: Finding answers in kids' many questions

Published May. 3 2015

You can tell a lot about your kids by paying attention to their questions.

Living and Giving Photo Gallery - May 3

Published May. 3 2015

More than 500 guests attended the fourth annual Scrappy Awards, hosted by the UTC Mocs Club, which were held for...

Faith Focus: Memorable moments not always the fun ones

Published May. 3 2015

"When has something NOT gone wrong on one of your multi-day hiking trips? There was the yellowjacket attack, the tornado,...

Dear Abby: Saying grace causes dad to panic during restaurant outings

Published May. 3 2015

DEAR ABBY: I'm comfortable with my faith and pray before a meal at home and at friends' houses.

Harpe: Days of family time, then and now

Published May. 3 2015

My mother used to say that she knew only one other person who loved and appreciated cousins as much as...

Baumgardner: 'Boundaries' -- It's not necessarily a bad word

Published May. 3 2015

Just say the word "boundaries" and watch what happens to people's faces.