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While every human needs fat and cholesterol to survive, it is the type of fat that is critical, not how much you consume. Trans fats (found in fried food and many highly processed foods) and excess saturated fats can promote unhealthy cholesterol and fuel chronic inflammation. Healthy fats, such as omega-3 fats, monounsaturated fats (found […]

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Noun: Frisson (free-SAWN) Definition: A brief moment of emotional excitement: shudder, thrill. Sample sentence: The emotionally-charged scene adds a frisson of tension to the play’s final act.

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Today’s Answer:  Better Off Dead Winner: Taylor Today’s winner is Taylor! 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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Sunny New Music Adds. Walk Off The Earth “Red Hands” Walk Off The Earth “Red Hands” is your new music add and song of the day on Sunny.FM. “Red Hands” is a new song from Walk Off The Earth and can be heard today on Sunny.FM. Be sure to check out the official website for Walk Off The Earth […]

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Adjective: Fungible (FUN-juh-bul) Definition: 1. Being of such a nature that one part or quantity may be replaced by another equal part or quantity in the satisfaction of an obligation. 2. Interchangeable. 3. Flexible. Sample sentence: Since fruits and vegetables are regarded as fungible in this diet, you are allowed a total of five servings […]

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Are you looking out for your heart health this summer? Intense heat can actually be a risk factor for heart attacks and other cardiovascular events; it causes a deadly combination of dehydration and inflammation that can clog arteries and block circulation to vital organs, including your heart. Staying well-hydrated and taking natural anti-inflammatory supplements can […]

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When researchers at Kent State University compared the health of students with smartphones to others without these gadgets, they found measurable, negative effects. The study shows that access to a smartphone destroys physical fitness. The researchers found that despite the mobility of smartphones, high use contributes to less physical activity, more sitting around, weight gain […]

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Noun: Booboisie (boob-wah-ZEE) Definition: The general public regarded as consisting of boobs or those who care too much about things and too little about ideas and art. Sample sentence: When it came to planning for the new fine arts center, the committee found that there’s no dumbing down for the booboisie.

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Today’s Answer:  Half Baked Winner: Kayla Today’s winner is Kayla! 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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Negaunee’s Pioneer Days festival was a yooper’s utopia of food, fireworks, and fun. Pioneer Days is a Negaunee-specific five-day fiesta spanning from July 8th through to the 13th that I would definitely recommend checking out if you haven’t. Yesterday was the day I set aside to experience all the sights and sounds of the festival, […]

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