One of the things that you learn in medicine is that using single medications is better than combinations. However, for years over the counter medications have used a mixture of medications. Each one of those was aimed at a single symptom that the patient might be having. The logic was that it was better to take one dose of medication than it was to take multiple doses of medication. While taking a single dose might make it easier to take the medication, it certainly was not as effective as a treatment. For example cold remedies often contained multiple medications. Sometimes they contained a decongestant aimed at stopping a runny nose. Sometimes they contained an antihistamine aimed at treating nasal stuffiness. Sometimes they contained [...]
Connection Café is delighted to welcome Precious Memories Gospel Band on Sunday, Oct. 15. Their piano, steel guitar and fiddle playing combined with rich vocal harmonies have made this gospel group a local favorite for 18 years. Come out and enjoy songs like The Gaither’s “The Lighthouse” and Lee Greenwood’s “God Bless The USA.” The music starts at 6 p.m. Connection Café is a live-music venue within Connection Church, 28714 Seaford Rd in Laurel. For information on this and [...]
The Community Block Party will take place at Centenary U.M.C. on Sept. 30 from 1-3 p.m. It is a free event of exciting games, delicious food and fellowship. This event is sponsored by several area churches. The location for the event is 200 W. Market St., Laurel, DE 19956. Please contact 302-542-3584 for questions.
Josephine “Josie” Myer passed away peacefully on Sept. 12, 2023. Born on Nov. 6, 1932 in Ellendale, she was the daughter of the late John and Blanch (Williams) Mereider. After high school, Josie married J. [...]
Norma Lee Hastings passed away on Friday, Sept. 15, 2023 at TidalHealth Nanticoke. She was born on Feb. 1, 1943 in Salisbury. She was the daughter of Calvin Baker and Eleanor (Windsor) Baker. Norma graduated [...]
Patricia Adele Patton was born March 4, 1933 in Chattanooga, Tennessee on the day of FDR’s first term inauguration. She died in Morganton, North Carolina on Aug. 23, 2023. During her elementary school years, she [...]
Orville Kenneth Scheller of Delmar, Del. passed away peacefully on Aug. 8, 2023. He was born on April 29, 1930 in Hillman, MI, to the late Charles and Mary Scheller. From childhood Ken had a passion [...]