Dear Abby

Everyday Cheapskate

Dear Jill: I would like your opinion on two sales I saw just weeks apart at my store. One week, I saw a pair of sandals. Neither the endcap display of sandals nor the sandals themselves had a price on them, only a hang tag with a bar code. I took the sandals to the price scanner and found th…


Clearing out the Clutter

Dave Ramsey

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Dear Savvy Senior, Can you recommend some good smartphones for older seniors? I would like to get my 78-year-old mother to upgrade to a smartphone but want something that’s easy for her to see and use. 

Dear Savvy Senior, My husband and I will both be retiring in a few years and are interested in relocating to a warmer climate but could use some help.

Dear Savvy Senior, I’ve had mild tinnitus for years, but when I got COVID-19 in January, it got worse. Are there any treatments you know of or can recommend that can help? — Almost 60


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Over Easy


Q: We’ve lived in Las Vegas for 17 years and I have learned about vehicle batteries. Back East we thought it was cold that killed vehicle batteries. It may be the heat out here that destroys them.

Q: I purchased a 2020 Kia Sportage and have noticed that when I park the vehicle for a short of time, the outside air temp gauge reads very high. 

Paramount+ offers a wayback trip to the turn of the century. Look for the return of “Behind the Music,” the pop biography series that debuted in 1997. The series applied the “whatever happened to?” approach to musicians and bands both long and recently forgotten. Milli Vanilli, “gone” for so…

The Daily Journal invites area churches to send in news for publication. Brief items are published each Thursday and Church Scroll typically appears the first Thursday of the month. Information must be submitted by noon Monday before the Thursday the articles are to appear.

The Iroquois County Fair took place earlier this month and featured a number of livestock shows and sales. Champions received accolades — in the form of plaque or ribbon — and had their photo taken with Miss Iroquois County, Erin Anderson, and Little Miss Iroquois County, Helena Cluver.