Cases of rare, deadly flesh-eating disease spike in Nanaimo & Oceanside dogs | NanaimoNewsNOW

Cases of rare, deadly flesh-eating disease spike in Nanaimo & Oceanside dogs |  NanaimoNewsNOW

“It’s rapid, one of our cases was literally getting worse in front of our eyes. One case came in and it only had a little swelling about [the size of a golf ball]the next day it was back and the whole leg was swollen.” Two dogs in Nanaimo and one in Parksville were confirmed as … Read more

Salt Lake animal shelter offering $5 adoption fee this weekend

Kittens are pictured at an animal shelter on Oct. 31, 2013. Salt Lake County Animal Services is offering a reduced adoption fee of $5 for many animals this weekend through a partnership with Bounty paper towels and Best Friends Animal Society.

Kittens are pictured at an animal shelter on Oct. 31, 2013. Salt Lake County Animal Services is offering a reduced adoption fee of $5 for many animals this weekend through a partnership with Bounty paper towels and Best Friends Animal Society. (Laura Seitz, Deseret News) Estimated read time: 2-3 minutes SALT LAKE CITY — Salt … Read more

This Grilled Mushroom Recipe Uses a Tiny Bit of Meat and Makes It Count

This Grilled Mushroom Recipe Uses a Tiny Bit of Meat and Makes It Count

MEAT CUTE This recipe for grilled maitake mushrooms includes a delicious vinaigrette made with bits of smoky, spicy soppressata. Photo: JENNY HUANG FOR THE WALL STREET JOURNAL, FOOD STYLING BY SEAN DOOLEY, PROP STYLING BY CATHERINE PEARSON THE CHEF: MELISSA RODRIGUEZ Drawing: Michael Hoeweller Her Restaurants: Mel’s, in New York City; Al Coro and Discolo, … Read more

Popular BBQ Food Truck Chef Moving On — and Hopes to Find Successor

Popular BBQ Food Truck Chef Moving On — and Hopes to Find Successor

Wednesday, April 27, 2022 GoLocalProv Lifestyle Team View Larger + PHOTO: BonetownFacebook The chef and owner of a popular BBQ food truck in Rhode Island is moving on after five years — and says he hopes someone might want to take it over. Shane Caledonia with Bonetown BBQ said that while the business has been … Read more

Tom Hanks reunited with ‘Cast Away’ pal Wilson at Cleveland game

Tom Hanks reunited with 'Cast Away' pal Wilson at Cleveland game

“WILSOOOOOOOO!” Tom Hanks and his old pal from the 2000 movie “Cast Away” have reunited for a very special baseball game on April 15. Hanks, 65, threw the first pitch at the Cleveland Guardians’ opening day game at Progressive Field against the San Francisco Giants. The Oscar winner sported white and red Cleveland Guardians garb … Read more

Gifting live animals for Easter is bad for the animal, dangerous for kids, experts say

Gifting live animals for Easter is bad for the animal, dangerous for kids, experts say

Ducks eat at RaeAnn Christensen’s For Duck Sake rescue. (Mike Anderson, KSL-TV) Estimated read time: 2-3 minutes FARMINGTON — Along with the candy and stuffed animals, live animals are also likely to become Easter gifts for some families this Sunday. Every year, advocates urge avoiding animals as gifts because it can be bad for the … Read more

Yankees’ pitching-heavy Opening Day roster finalized

Yankees' pitching-heavy Opening Day roster finalized

TAMPA — The Yankees have settled on their 28-man roster that they will take to The Bronx for Opening Day. Super-utilityman Marwin Gonzalez along with pitchers Clarke Schmidt, JP Sears and Ron Marinaccio secured the final spots on the roster, manager Aaron Boone said Tuesday ahead of the Yankees’ Grapefruit League finale. The Yankees will … Read more

How NFL star Bobby Wagner negotiated his $65 million deal with the Rams

How NFL star Bobby Wagner negotiated his $65 million deal with the Rams

Bobby Wagner #54 of the Seattle Seahawks interviews after practice at Training Camp on July 29, 2021 in Renton, Washington. Alika Jenner | Getty Images NFL linebacker Bobby Wagner wanted another challenge as he prepares for life after football. So he represented himself on the 2022 free agent market after he was released in a … Read more

Tiger Woods ‘feels like’ he will play in the Masters

Tiger Woods 'feels like' he will play in the Masters

AUGUSTA, Ga. — The “game-time decision” has been made: Tiger Woods confirmed on Tuesday that he’ll play in this week’s Masters. Woods also boldly declared his game in good enough shape to win a record-tying sixth green jacket. “As of right now, I feel like I am going to play,” Woods said. “I’m going to … Read more

Fred Couples is confident Tiger Woods can win Masters

Fred Couples is confident Tiger Woods can win Masters

AUGUSTA, Ga. — Up close and personal, Fred Couples watched Tiger Woods practice for nine holes Monday and came away believing that Woods can win the Masters. I repeat: A 62-year-old veteran celebrating the 30th anniversary of his own Augusta National triumph — with Tiger’s current caddy, Joe LaCava, on his bag — spent the … Read more