Book review: ‘Blue Revolution’

Summit Daily News/March 2013 Ask any knowledgeable Westerner about the most complex issue facing our region and chances are water will emerge as the clear winner. Sure, fracking, beetle kill, marijuana laws and a variety of other topics can be mired in bellicosity and intransigence, but for sheer head-banging frustration and Byzantine complexity, it’s tough […]

A second-home economy

Vail Daily | April 28, 2006 They come, they spend, they leave. Then they come back. Eventually, some of them stay for good. They’re the High Country’s second-home owners, a huge driving force behind the region’s economy who often fly under the radar of the community but whose influence can be seen in many a […]

Alternative Grandparenting

ONE program matches seniors with children in model program LA Family/2004 Jenna and Doci are playmates at the ONE daycare center in Van Nuys. On a hot day in August, the two play with blocks in the cool climes of the toddler room, each oblivious to the world around them as they focus on their […]