Steer clear of skids

Icy, slippery roads are prime environments for skids. Skids fall into two groups: rear-wheel and front-wheel. Regardless of the type you encounter, it’s important to stay calm; over-correcting can make the situation worse. Follow our tips to stay safe and keep your vehicle on the road this winter. Front-wheel skids Front-wheel skids are caused by …

A Celestial Stay

Never has the connection between stars and diamonds been more hospitable than at the glamorous Hotel LeVeque, Columbus’ newest boutique property and AAA Four Diamond awardee. Housed in what Architectural Digest named one of the 10 most beautiful Art Deco buildings in the world, the chic hotel has embraced its Jazz Age origins and overlaid …

Battery struggles

If you have had to replace a car battery recently, you are not alone. In its 2017 Vehicle Dependability Study, J.D. Power found that battery failures in 3-year-old cars had increased by 44 percent from the year before. A 2015 study by Battery Council International found that battery life span had declined by 10 percent …

Pets on the Go

When Dr. Becka Byrd, my 16-year-old Chihuahua’s veterinarian, dropped the bomb that my beloved Sasha had congestive heart failure and a collapsed trachea, I vowed to limit my travels to mostly domestic destinations and take her with me in the time she had left. Sasha was on borrowed time, and in one special year together, …