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Verb: Buttonhole  (BUT-un-hohl) Definition: To detain in conversation by or as if by holding on to the outer garments of. Sample sentence: I’m sorry I’m late, but a coworker managed to buttonhole me just as I was leaving my office.

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Today’s Answer: Pulp Fiction Winner: Lizzy Today’s winner is Lizzy! She wins two movie passes from Carmike Cinemas here in Marquette! You can visit Carmike Cinemas online at Carmike.com for upcoming releases and movie times.

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Laughter may very well be the best medicine; it increases oxygen to the brain, stimulates organ systems, decreases muscle tension, cools down your body’s natural stress response and may help prevent illness in the long run. Cut out a few comics or funny pictures that make you laugh. Put them up at your desk for […]

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Adjective: Imperturbable  (im-per-TER-buh-bul) Definition: Marked by extreme calm, impassivity, and steadiness: serene. Sample sentence: The imperturbable pilot did not panic when her plane flew into an electrical storm.

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Today’s Answer: Puss In Boots Winner: Scott Today’s winner is Scott! He wins two movie passes from Carmike Cinemas here in Marquette! You can visit Carmike Cinemas online at Carmike.com for upcoming releases and movie ti

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Noun: Taradiddle  (tair-uh-DID-ul) Definition: 1. A trivial or childish lie: fib 2. Pretentious nonsense. Sample sentence: Even parents with the very best of intentions find themselves telling an occasional taradidddle to their offspring.

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Here’s an interesting option for women suffering from hot flashes: hypnosis may reduce the frequency of uncomfortable waves of heat by as much as 74 percent, according to a new study from the Mind-Body Medicine Research Laboratory at Baylor University in Texas. Researchers recruited 187 postmenopausal women who reported having at least seven hot flashes […]

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On Sunday I went out with a few friends to the Country Lanes out in Ishpeming to bowl for a few hours to celebrate a birthday.  Now, I’m not a bowler, in fact the most I bowled was in sixth grade when the class would get taken once a month to the bowling alley to […]

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Today’s Answer: The Recruit Winner: Aaron Today’s winner is Aaron! He wins two movie passes from Carmike Cinemas here in Marquette! You can visit Carmike Cinemas online at Carmike.com for upcoming releases and movie ti

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It has been suggested that a single junk food meal can negatively affect arteries, specifically the vascular endothelium, the inner lining of blood vessels. This is important to investigate because endothelial functioning can predict the long-term risk of coronary artery disease. A small Canadian study recently examined the acute effects of different styles of eating, […]

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