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The next round of parental finance support to adult kids: Help paying the mortgage

The next round of parental finance support to adult kids: Help paying the mortgage

It seems you can never close the book on the cost of being a parent. Life event by life event, parental financial obligations are growing. Helping your children cover the cost of university or college expanded to post-graduation financial support, which expanded to big bucks for house down payments. Now, with mortgage rates spiking higher, …

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23 complete training on responding to mental health crises |  News, Sports, Jobs

23 complete training on responding to mental health crises | News, Sports, Jobs

Maui Police Department recruits and officers, state Judiciary employees and other participants in Crisis Intervention Team training pose for a photo. MPD photo Maui Police Department recruits were among 23 people who completed Crisis Intervention Team training on how to interact with those potentially suffering from a mental illness or experiencing an emotional crisis. The …

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BizHawk: Planet Fitness Opens in Goleta |  business

BizHawk: Planet Fitness Opens in Goleta | business

BizHawk is published weekly, and includes items of interest to the business community. Share your business news, including employee announcements and personnel moves, by emailing [email protected]† Welcome to the planet. Planet Fitness, that is. Goleta is now home to one of the hottest new gyms in America. Planet Fitness Goleta opened this week at 7127 …

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Metro Detroit therapy camp helps kids talk about their mental health

Metro Detroit therapy camp helps kids talk about their mental health

BIRMINGHAM, Mich. – Getting our teenagers to talk about their feelings is difficult, especially if they’re struggling. But checking in on our children’s mental health is vital, and if they won’t talk to us, then where can they go where they might feel comfortable sharing? Many students wrapped up this school year on a gloomy …

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Jim Langley: Life Can Be Challenging |  Homes & Lifestyle

Karen Telleen-Lawton: Antarctica 4: Penguins! † Homes & Lifestyle

You thought I’d never get there. When I returned from Antarctica, the most frequent question asked by friends was, “How were the penguins?” This notwithstanding the skeptic who demanded, “Didn’t you get tired of penguins?” Watching penguins is like people watching. They’re basically short people in fancy tuxedos with very good posture. From their antics, …

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South Coast Business & Technology Awards Laud Local Innovators |  business

South Coast Business & Technology Awards Laud Local Innovators | business

Posted on June 18, 2022 † 3:46 pm Ceremony grosses more than $287,000 for Scholarship Foundation of Santa Barbara Kurt Ransohoff, left, Kirsten McLaughlin, Kathy Odell, Matt Rowe, Savannah Hunt, Michael Crandell, Ron Werft, and Charles Fenzi. (Emily Hart Roberts) Ten standout organizations and individuals were honored at the 2022 South Coast Business & Technology …

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Jim Langley: Life Can Be Challenging |  Homes & Lifestyle

Jim Langley: The Special Golfer/Caddy Relationship | Homes & Lifestyle

Recently, I had the pleasure to kindle a very special relationship. It actually started nearly five years ago on the municipal golf course in my hometown. I’ve always been intrigued by the special relationship between professional golfers and their caddies. Caddies are so much more than the person who simply carries a golf bag from …

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