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Sarno book reveals good, bad

Going to Shanghai was meant to be an escape, a real vacation where I didn’t work. Yet I couldn’t quite let go of the job, deciding to read David Schwartz’s new book about Jay Sarno on the flight over.

Mountain peak named for ranching family

Red Rock Canyon’s beauty includes Mount Wilson, which stands 7,068 feet high and is one of the peaks overlooking Spring Mountain Ranch State Park. It is named for James Bernard Wilson, an early rancher who lived most of this life in the area.