Ok, maybe it really is time to try that new fangled thing: RSS Feeds
First, I signed up for an account on www.newsgator.com and then I opted to use NetNewsWire for my Apple MacBook and this one for Microsoft Outlook.
From Mac RSS Reade – NetNewsWire by NewsGator:

Looking for an easy-to-use RSS and Atom reader for your Mac? You’ve found it!
The Eddy award-winning NetNewsWire has a familiar three-paned interface and can
fetch and display news from thousands of different websites and weblogs. ”