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Eric Akis: This summer dessert treat isn't just peachy, it's delicious

Eric Akis: This summer dessert treat isn't just peachy, it's delicious

Wedges of fresh B.C. peaches are warmed in a spiced butter and sugar mixture until a caramel–like sauce forms, then served on ice cream.
Helen Chesnut's Garden Notes: Choose Japanese iris over 'aggressive invader' yellow flag variety

Helen Chesnut's Garden Notes: Choose Japanese iris over 'aggressive invader' yellow flag variety

Yellow flag iris plants spread easily by seed and through underground rhizomes and rhizome fragments.
Ask Ellie: My friend borrows things, but won't bring them back

Ask Ellie: My friend borrows things, but won't bring them back

If you borrow something, the onus is on you to pick it up and drop it off
Your Good Health: Does getting COVID reduce need for boosters?

Your Good Health: Does getting COVID reduce need for boosters?

Recent evidence has shown that people who have had three doses of the vaccine do not receive a large boost in immunity from getting COVID
August 17: Your Daily Horoscope

August 17: Your Daily Horoscope

Wednesday, August 17th ARIES (March 21 - April 20): It’s not often you are too cautious for your own good but the influence of Neptune in the most sensitive area of your chart could hold you back a bit today.
Opinion: Treating monkeypox like an STI may help control the outbreak, but stigma is a danger

Opinion: Treating monkeypox like an STI may help control the outbreak, but stigma is a danger

Monkeypox is not considered an STI but is spreading among sexual partners. Adding sexual health strategies to the public health response is helpful, but there is a danger of stigmatizing MPXV.
Ask Ellie: Cross-cultural marriage won't last without adjustments

Ask Ellie: Cross-cultural marriage won't last without adjustments

Couples struggling with differences in mixed-race/cross-culture unions, can strengthen their love through communication, understanding, counselling
Your Good Health: Punctal plugs can provide relief from dry eye symptoms

Your Good Health: Punctal plugs can provide relief from dry eye symptoms

Punctal plugs reduce the loss of eye moisture through the tear ducts
August 16: Your Daily Horoscope

August 16: Your Daily Horoscope

Tuesday, August 16th ARIES (March 21 - April 20): Try not to be overly critical when dealing with people whose work ethic does not match your own.
August 15: Your Daily Horoscope

August 15: Your Daily Horoscope

Monday, August 15th ARIES (March 21 - April 20): Make the most of the Sun in the most dynamic area of your chart to show those who doubt your abilities that you are very much in the game.