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Feature Home: 1536 Varsity Drive - Prescott

Find your home today at one of Dorn Homes’ most popular communities in Prescott.

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Walk-A-Thon helps Mayer Area Meals on Wheels

Although cloudy, the temperature wasn’t too cold Saturday, March 10, for the walkers signed up for the Meals on Wheels Walk-A-Thon.

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Ask the contractor: Workshop offers training in rainwater harvesting

Did you know that one inch of rain on a 1,000-square-foot roof can yield roughly 600 gallons of water?

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Home-sales dip gives renovators, appliance sellers a boost

Sales of occupied homes fell 3.2% in January, 3.6% in December

A slowdown in home sales is creating opportunities for small businesses like home renovators and appliance dealers.

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Designer Jamie Durie to partner with Pottery Barn

Pottery Barn, a member of the Williams-Sonoma, Inc. (NYSE: WSM) portfolio of brands has announced its exclusive collaboration with Australian-born award-winning designer, horticulturist, internationally recognized television host and best-selling author, Jamie Durie.

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Dear Annie: A resource down the drain

Dear Annie: My roommate has an annoying habit. Every time he uses the bathroom, he keeps the water running.

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New finance platform to help families sustain homeownership

The Finance of America Foundation and HLP (hlp.org ) announced this week that they will create a new, national platform to connect homeowners facing foreclosure or other financial problems with the assistance they need to keep their homes.

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Home prices rise more than 6% for sixth consecutive month

The national home-price index is projected to increase by 4.8% from January 2018 to January 2019

CoreLogic (NYSE: CLGX), a leading global property information, analytics and data-enabled solutions provider, on March 6 released its Home Price Index (HPI ) and HPI Forecast for January 2018, which shows home prices rose both year-over-year and month-over-month.

Social Security: When is a good time to start receiving Social Security benefits?

After a lifetime of working, you deserve a comfortable retirement.

Senior Menus for the week of Monday, March 19 - 23

Senior Menus for the week of Monday, March 19 to Friday, March 23

Magnetic stud finders locate, mark studs without frustration

The StudMarkT magnetic stud finders stop the frustration of getting false findings often associated with typical electronic battery operated models.

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CCJ founder and special projects director Iverson to be honored upon her retirement this month

Diane Iverson has long been a face of Prescott’s Coalition for Compassion and Justice, the non-profit agency that provides meals, clothing, shelter, housing and hope to the city’s most vulnerable individuals and families.

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AmeriCorps week is March 11-17

The annual celebration of all things AmeriCorps recognizes the myriad programs and organizations that make this national-service initiative possible in thousands of locations across the nation and recognizes, as well, the more than 1 million AmeriCorps members who have contributed more than 1.4 billion hours in service, tackling pressing problems in communities across America.

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Birding: Bird watching in Las Vegas

When you think of Las Vegas, bird watching may not be one of the first things that comes to mind.

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Dear Annie: Say what?

Dear Annie: Frustration is interrupting my sleep, upsetting my stomach and leaving me on the edge of tears or screaming.

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Police officers on assignment at PV charter school campus

Partnership with PVPD adds another link to safety

Even though teachers and staff at Prescott Valley School, a charter K-8 school, pride themselves on having a safe campus complete with security doors, locked gates and self-locking push bar exit doors, a new safety measure arrived on campus this month.

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Dear Annie: Retirement to bring new headaches

Dear Annie: After working my whole life, I am retiring in a couple of weeks.

Hamilton: Beverly Hills, God bless America, and how’s everybody?

Papa John’s dropped its NFL sponsorship Thursday due to outrage over the National Anthem protests.

Corridor Calendar: Week of March 14

St. Patrick’s Day at Meals on Wheels will be held Friday, March 16, with a “wearin’ of the green.” Serving starts at 11:30 a.m.

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Pet focus: Nala

Nala is a two year old Shepherd mix who loves attention.

Dear Annie: Be happy for your mom

Why can’t children of widowed parents be happy when their surviving parent finds a new companion?

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Pet focus: Daisy -- Circle L Ranch

Daisy is around 3-years-old, a Chihuahua mix.

To Your Good Health: Meds and PT indicated for arthritis and herniated disks

Nine months ago, I suddenly experienced severe low backache without any associated physical activities.

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Pet focus: Lord Alonso

Lord Alonso is a domestic, short-hair, black-and-white tuxedo cat with gorgeous green eyes.

Quad Cities in Brief: Documentaries plus Earth Day planning offered Friday, March 16

The Prescott Indivisible Environment team will show two documentaries in conjunction with the Prescott Area Vegan and Vegetarian Group at 6:30 p.m. Friday, March 16, at Granite Peak Unitarian Universalist Congregation, Davis Hall, 882 Sunset Ave., Prescott.