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A tribute to the one and only Joan Rivers

There she was, resplendent in a black jumpsuit and a gold lame trapeze-style coat with lavish ruffles, no less.


Letters to the Editor: September 10, 2014

Thanks for celebration


Crab Cakes with Lyme

Whenever I eat a hardshell crab, I think of Jimmy’s. Jimmy’s Apartments were, for many years, my family’s gathering spot and summer home-away-from-home at the Jersey shore.


Letters to the Editor: September 3, 2014

Methadone can help


Hog Island Hoagies

The question on the game show Jeopardy is “Heavy on the oil, no mayo, peppers on the side.” The immediate Philadelphia response: “What is a hoagie?”


Letters to the Editor: August 27, 2014

Fight night in Mayfair?


Gone But Not Forgotten: First Days of School

No more first days of school at our house.


Back to school recipes

Across the city, the hum of air conditioners has ceased, as has the sound of splashing water in the pools. Neighborhoods have grown quiet. On the horizon, you can see it coming ever so cautiously down the street. The mere sight of it strikes terror in young hearts while at the same instant it induces total and unequivocal tranquility in the hearts of their mothers. It’s big. It’s yellow. Here comes the school bus!


Letters to the Editor: August 20, 2014

Teach gun safety, PPD


Get extra calcium from yogurt

At any time, hundreds of species of bacteria — both potentially harmful and potentially helpful — inhabit the human digestive tract.