COOKING WITH DEB O! LOL food writer Debra Ocock talks career, family and life by Rene’ Leister, LOL co-publisher

    LOL food writer Deb Ocock titillates our taste-buds with recipes that real people can make. I personally have tried several of them and am pleased to say, even with my very-limited-to-downright-horrible cooking skills, I was able to make a delicious meal. Aside from her decadent bites, I enjoy the stories Deb tells about […]

Pedego Boomerang e-Bike – Many Happy Returns

By Gary M. Kaye, Chief Content Officer, Tech50+ ( Sometimes I wonder what goes into a product name. In this case it’s the name of a very comfortable e-bike, the Pedego Boomerang. Did they name it for Boomers? Perhaps for the shape of the frame? Or even the notion that you’ll like it so much you’ll […]

E-Bikes Lower the Bar at Interbike

By Gary M. Kaye, Chief Technology Officer, Tech50+ ( What a difference a year makes. At this year’s Interbike conference in Las Vegas, by one count there were more than 45 new e-bike companies offering scores of new models. But what struck me most is that, in the course of a year, many of the […]

Zeiss Glasses for Driving at Night – No Glaring Errors

By John R. Quain, Editor-At-Large, Tech50+ ( For many of us, driving at night or in bad weather becomes more stressful as we age.  Glare from newer headlights is a big part of the problem.  Now, lens maker Zeiss has come up with a solution that I found to be a real help.   DriveSafe […]

Countdown to a Kidney – Part 1

By Gary M. Kaye, Chief Content Officer, Tech50+ ( Just about everyone I know has a favorite time of year. It could be Thanksgiving, or Christmas, or a birthday. The one event I look forward to most each year is my fall foliage biking trip with my son, Max. We’ve been doing it for 22 […]

THROW BACK TO THE ’80S: ‘Rock of Ages’ slays the Thalian stage in September by J. Carver, LOL editor

Though local actor and director Anthony Lawson has never seen Chris D’Arienzo’s 2005 jukebox musical “Rock of Ages,” he’s sure about one thing in taking on Thalian Association’s debut of their 2016-17 season: “I love being surprised when I keep an open mind—as most directors should be,” Lawson says. He speaks of the 20-plus actors […]