Prescott City Council is moving toward adoption of a new water policy, one that is designed to help us properly manage this precious resource. For many years, the city has offered programs to encourage our citizens to conserve water at home. The city offers a series of rebates for homeowners who … [Read more...] about Living Water Smart, Receiving Rebates
As board chair of Prescott’s Tourism Advisory Committee (TAC), I have the privilege to work almost daily with the team at the City of Prescott Tourism Office. This city department is structured as the official Destination Management Organization (DMO) for Prescott, and only one DMO is allowed to … [Read more...] about Prescott’s Destination Management Organization Striving to Keep Economy Strong
The concept of health and wellness has come a long way. You may remember the workout tapes that once captivated Americans. Or the weight-loss strategies involving cabbage soup, cookies and grapefruit people pursued over the years, sometimes at a cost to their health. “Today, people view health … [Read more...] about Learn from Your Laptop with YRMC’s Healthy Conversations
Everyone’s heard of the cloud. But, do you know what it is? It’s likely you already use it in your personal life, perhaps to store digital photos and documents or even for backing up your phone. But, moving to the cloud can be complex. The biggest issue is the process of migration – of … [Read more...] about Your Essential Cloud Migration Strategy Checklist
Welcome to another edition of “At Home with Tom and Sandy.” We are here to give you the inside scoop on real estate, the construction industry, what is up, what is down, what is hot and what is not. We will share real estate stats, home prices, building permit numbers, construction pointers and give … [Read more...] about Should You Remodel Before Selling Your Home?
When a person purchases hearing aids, they are making an investment in their lifestyle. Hearing aids are able to expand friendships, close relationships and even the non-social activities you engage in. I have been told by many patients hearing aids changed their life! Musicians are amazed that they … [Read more...] about Understanding the Total Package of Hearing Aid Purchases
As locals are well aware, late spring and summer mean fire season in Northern Arizona, and wildfires can spread very quickly. Our monsoons also pose potential threats with flooding. We never know when an emergency is going to occur, so it’s extremely important to have a plan not only for yourself … [Read more...] about Are You and Your Pets Prepared?
Pets bring a lot of things into our lives: love, companionship, exercise, fun and more good stuff. However, along with all that good stuff, there are some challenges along the way, especially if you have a new puppy. One of these challenges is keeping the house from being damaged or at least from … [Read more...] about Love Your Pets, Save Your House
Mental Health Awareness Month has been observed in the United States since 1949. Each year, millions of Americans face the reality of living with a mental illness. During May, let us join the national movement to raise awareness about mental health. Let’s help to fight stigma, provide support, … [Read more...] about Celebrating, Raising Awareness about Mental Health
It’s May, such a beautiful month filled with sunshine, butterflies and Mother’s Day. Picture this: You are a child, you walk through the door after school and your olfactory senses come alive with the smell of home-baked pie. You immediately relax and know that mom has baked something wonderful! Not … [Read more...] about Taking Care of Mom