Archive for the ‘Lifestyle’ Category

Commissioners look to build Great Wolf Lodge Resort in Collier County

Thursday, February 25th, 2021

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. We’ve already seen a lot of new developments in Collier County and now the commissioners are looking at building a Great Wolf Lodge Resort off Collier and I-75. The resort would have an indoor waterpark with slides, splash pads, pools, and a lazy river with more than 500 hotel rooms.

Kansas City Chiefs QB Patrick Mahomes’ fiancée Brittany Matthews gives birth to baby girl

Sunday, February 21st, 2021

Matthews shared news of the birth of Sterling Skye Mahomes on social media. Matthews said little Sterling was born on Feb. 20 and weighs 6 lbs 11 oz. Mahomes and Matthews got engaged at Arrowhead Stadium in September, the same day that the Chiefs QB got his Super Bowl LIV ring.

Every Time Shailene Woodley Has Reminded Us She’s Nothing Like the Rest of Us

Tuesday, February 9th, 2021

Shailene Woodley is not like the rest of us. As Hollywood's ultimate A-list outsider, the Big Little Lies star has never passed up an opportunity during the span of her decade-plus career to remind us that, though she's an actor, she doesn't buy into the trappings of celebrity or even the traditional material world. Shailene, who rose to fame on the ABC Family series The Secret Life of the American Teenager, has become something of the poster child for the star who wants to be anything but.

Russell Okung to become first NFL player paid in Bitcoin

Tuesday, December 29th, 2020

NFL Carolina Panthers offensive tackle Russell Okung will be the first player to be partly paid in Bitcoin. In May of 2019, he tweeted asking to be paid in Bitcoin. On Tuesday, he confirmed that he will indeed be paid by the digital currency.

Parts of North Carolina see a white Christmas

Friday, December 25th, 2020

Carla Hoyos and Edwin Gonzalez took a chance, just hoping they would see snow on Christmas, and drove 11 hours to Asheville from Miami, Florida. They ended up in the right place, because that’s exactly what happened. This is just their second time ever seeing the ground covered in white.

Steelers LB Marcus Allen surprises mother with new car for Christmas

Friday, December 25th, 2020

Allen's mom was nearly speechless.

One in six business owners set to work on Christmas day

Thursday, December 24th, 2020

One in six small business owners are set to work on Christmas day, as the COVID-19 pandemic takes its toll on their livelihoods.

Last minute Christmas shoppers outspent consumers who shopped earlier: Report

Tuesday, December 22nd, 2020

Last minute shoppers are likely to spend big for Christmas presents, a report from LendingTree suggests.

Groundbreaking journalist Jeannie Morris dies at age 85

Monday, December 14th, 2020

Jeannie Morris, a groundbreaking sports journalist who became the first woman to report live from a Super Bowl in 1975, has died. Morris passed away Monday at her condominium in Chicago. In 2014, she became the first woman to receive the Ring Lardner award for excellence in sports journalism.

Seahawks Damon ‘Snacks’ Harrison plays ‘What’s for 𝘛𝘩𝘢𝘯𝘬𝘴𝘨𝘪𝘷𝘪𝘯𝘨 dinner?’ guessing game

Wednesday, November 25th, 2020

With a nickname likes 'Snacks,' you know this game was up his alley.