DISSECTING THE AMERICAN DREAM: Thalian Association opens 2016 with ‘Death of a Salesman’ by J. Carver, LOL contributing editor

  In 2016 Thalian Association will be tackling the American Dream. Their first show of the year will be the 1949 Pulitzer Prize- and Tony-winning “Death of a Salesman,” written by Arthur Miller. Though 67 years old, its themes of stability and happiness, reality and illusion, seemingly never fade. Such will be magnified in April […]

best of show: Straight from Las Vegas, here’s the top tech finds for 2016 by Gary M. Kaye, LOL contributing writer, www.tech50plus.com

    Every January the sprawling CES 2016 consumer electronics show in Las Vegas is supposed to portend the technologies to come later in the year. Judging by this year’s show, we’ll see several new virtual reality goggles introduced, more fitness and activity bands in stores, and a slew of smart devices for the home, […]

HEART HEALTH: Tips on how to prevent heart disease by Lindy Ford, LOL contributor

  Heart disease is not inevitable for most people. Many of my patients believe that because of family background, they are doomed. Yes, genetic  predisposition is one risk factor, but studies reveal that lifestyle choices are more powerful. The Interheart Study, published in the Lancet in 2004, followed 30,000 people and found that changing lifestyle could prevent […]