Leslie Griffith

Century-old home has bells, whistles and Christmas glow

The first time Jim and Vicki Johnson caught a glimpse of their 100-year-old home, it struck a chord. “We took our dog to the lake and this house was for sale. So we took the fli ...

Black Friday deal seekers strategize savings

Fueled by a hunger to pay bottom dollar — and Starbucks coffee — Leslie Griffith and her family set out in the dark each Black Friday to hunt down the season’s best deals. ...