A First for Us; a Last for Ed

In this month’s issue we have a first (producing a cover story without actually visiting) and a last (the retirement of the longtime servant of Retired City employees, Ed Harding)...

He’s Got This Emergency Covered

You might not know it, but here at Alive!, we dedicate each August to Rec and Parks in a series we call Summer in the City. We figure, at that point each year, it’s time to kick back and enjoy being outdoors before school starts and the fall gets really busy...

Patriotism, Family and City Service

Thank you, Bill and family, for your service to the United States and to the City. We are grateful...

To Show Is to Tell

This month’s cover story has really gone sideways. On purpose!...

Working Into Month Two

Hello Club Members working all across our City to keep us safe during this unprecedented global pandemic. As I write this while working remotely...

Facing Forward

Hello Club Members working all across our City to keep us safe during this unprecedented global pandemic. As I write this while working remotely...

Policing Charges Ahead

Listening to Sgt. Gordon Helper, head of Central’s bike unit talk about the tactical advantages of using electric bikes impressed me on at least a couple of fronts: One, the dedication of our police department to using new technologies to keep us safe; two, his passion for police work; and three...

Getting Ahead by Planning Ahead

But will you be ready to retire … the right way? In talking to Club Members over the years the answer I get most often is, well, I’m not sure if I’m ready...

He’s Got This Emergency Covered

With the pandemic, this August is completely different. And yet, Rec and Parks still has an important story to tell – just a much different one...

Connecting Ground and Sky

I can tell by seeing your jaw on the floor that you’ve already checked out this month’s cover photo of the ITA Microwave crew. It’s a stunner!...