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I started collecting Thomas Blackshear’s Ebony Visions and have over 90 figurines in my collection. The first figurine in the collection and my favorite is “The Story Teller.” I would like to know the value of my collection; would you be able to help me?

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A “Jackson press” is a unique terminology to antique Tennessee furniture. About the time of Andrew Jackson’s first term as president, 1829-1833 and in honor of him, local cabinet makers began making the “Jackson press.”

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Dear Old Man: Our mother loved pretty things and was very giving to her children. My sister and I received as a wedding present Herend China Queen Victoria service for eight. We are wondering about its value and if it is still collectible. The grandchildren (my children) and my sister’s don’…

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Losing a relative often is a traumatic experience at best, whether it is a parent, sibling or spouse. A secondary hurdle, depending on the terms of the wills and codicils, is what is left behind and what to do with the personal property items.

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Ed Tuten, the antiques and collectibles columnist for The Best Times, has said the collecting of items is akin to a hunt, or a search that can become personally consuming.

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Dear Old Man: I have inherited a collection of blown glass Easter eggs. Can you tell me anything about them? Who made them? When were they made? Do they have any value? JJ

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Dear Old Man: My wife and I enjoy The Best Times and your articles. We have inherited a dining room server and I am hoping you could give us your opinion as to style and value. JA

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After living in the same house for 40 years and it’s time to move on, you might wonder where all this “stuff” came from? And more important, you might ask, how do I get rid of it?

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Dear Old Man: I enjoy reading your articles in The Best Times and hope you can help me. My mother and father lived in Jackson, Miss. They were acquaintances of Eudora Welty. My mother purchased these copies of Eudora’s books and has kept them as a remembrance of our time in Jackson. My mom a…

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New vaccine platforms are being developed that could transform access and ease of use for future pandemics, as well as for fighting existing diseases. Watch CNN Films' "Race for the Vaccine" Saturday, May 15 at 9 p.m. ET.

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Whether you're dealing with anxiety, fighting an illness, or want to feel your best, a good night's sleep is extremely important. Here are some tips to help you sleep better.

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1 in 8 couples struggle with infertility in the US according to the CDC. CNN's Alisyn Camerota and Chloe Melas talk with fertility specialist Dr. Tia Jackson-Bey about what they can do to improve their emotional health and gain better access to treatment.

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In this week’s Q&A, we are asking Outdoorsy Co-Founder and CMO Jen Young about the RV boom and advice for those looking to get into the RV rental game. Q: What’s the first thing you typically tell someone when they are considering buying an RV...

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Stacker pulled data from the American Kennel Club (AKC) to compare dog popularity rankings from 1999 and 2020; the 2020 popularity rankings were released on March 16, 2021.

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Stacker compiled a list of the 26 most popular dog breeds that don’t shed based on 2020 data from the American Kennel Club's Hypoallergenic Dogs list; those that don't have a ranking are either not registered with the AKC or are newly registered this year.

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Flu numbers in Michigan remain low as the season winds down. Along with an increase in flu vaccines administered, the precautions taken to contain the spread of the coronavirus also helped keep the flu case numbers low.

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In this week’s Ask Brad, Brad Wilson from Brad’s Deals reveals his top suggestions for finding the best deals on Amazon and his predictions for Amazon Prime Day 2021. Advertiser’s disclosure: If you purchase something through a Brad’s Deals link, the site may earn a...

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Broadry — Millions of people visit America’s national parks every year. And, those looking to maximize their outdoor experience may consider extending their stay at a nearby campground. According to the latest data by RVOnTheGo.com, there are many campgrounds and RV resorts in close proximity to...

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Stacker combed through the American Kennel Club’s directory of more than 192 registered breeds, analyzing the list of the most house-friendly dogs based on a few canine prerequisites. The 44 included are ranked as of 2020 popularity and are suited for both the city and country.

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Broadry — Rentals for recreation vehicles continue to climb as more Americans are looking to safely explore the great outdoors while enjoying the comforts of home. According to the RV Industry Association, a group that represents the majority of US RV manufacturers, nearly 12 million Americans...

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In this week’s Q&A, Brad Wilson from Brad’s Deals answers questions from Kohl’s shoppers on finding the best deals and using rewards. Note: If you purchase something through a Brad’s Deals link, the site may earn a commission. Pricing and product availability are accurate as...

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(Broadry) — For a large part of the country Memorial Day is the beginning of the warm stretch of summer months. The day is synonymous with barbecues, parades and camping. Every year families flock to outdoor destinations and campgrounds to enjoy some quality time after...

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(Broadry) — Samantha Emmett wanted to avoid the 40-minutes it takes to shampoo, dry, and style her hair. “I really wanted to save time in the morning, so I started looking into hair care products, “says Emmett. She then discovered dry shampoo products to help...

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By RVshare If you’re new to the world of RV camping, the lingo and things to know about each type of vehicle can be daunting. There are Class A motorhomes and fifth-wheel toy haulers. Some vehicles require you to provide a truck for towing and...

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By: Broadry, National Lifestyle Content Desk If you are looking for a good night’s sleep, you aren’t alone. Turns out, many of us are desperate for some shut-eye. Even the social media platform Pinterest reports that searches for “sleep optimization” is up 116% from last...

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Broadry Newsroom Wondering what you should do with that trinket you scored during a White Elephant, Swap, Secret Santa, or Virtual Gift Exchange? Ask Angela Kinsey. The actress, best known for playing Angela on The Office sitcom, is on a mission this holiday season to...

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By: Brad Wilson, National Lifestyle Content Desk In this week’s Q&A, Brad Wilson from Brad’s Deals answers questions on his favorite shopping strategies — and how to use technology to find the best deals. Q: What’s your strategy for getting everyone crossed off that shopping list? Brad: Sometimes...