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Letters to the Editor: Nov. 30, 2016

Awarding Hollywood haters


Let’s get cooking

It’s the time of the year for sharing readers’ recipes. Apparently, there’s a lot of cooking taking place, judging from the recipes sent into the NE Times food column. The following recipes are some of the submissions not randomly drawn in the ongoing gift card contest. So many of the submitted recipes really are winners, culinarily speaking, and I plan to share them with you in future columns. If you entered a recipe, it could be published, so please check back.


Letters to the Editor: November 23, 2016

Don’t shop on Thanksgiving


The Great Pumpkin

I’ve learned there are three things never to discuss with people: religion, politics and the Great Pumpkin — Linus. A certain member of the Peanuts gang was once said to have encountered the Great Pumpkin. 


Letters to the Editor: Nov. 19

Bon voyage, Trump haters


Op-ed: Legislation could mean state-issued IDs not sufficient

Imagine walking into a federal building, like the federal courthouse in Center City, and being told that your Pennsylvania driver’s license is not a valid form of identification to gain entry.


Letters to the Editor: November 9, 2016

Info needed on accident


Honor veterans with a special meal

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Savor the flavor of Moroccan Chicken

Last week’s WikiLeaks report that the Clinton Foundation received $12 million from King Mohammed VI of Morocco for hosting the Clinton Global Initiative International meeting, held in a five-star Marrakesh hotel, brought to my mind a really wonderful recipe — Moroccan Chicken. I received this recipe via a food chain letter many years ago. This is certainly a five-star recipe. Although it may not be worth $12 million, it sure was worth the 29 cents of postage that it cost to send.


Op-ed: Clinton has the presidential poise Trump lacks

Recently, at lunch with my 5-year-old granddaughter Aubrey, Aubrey declared, “I’m with her” – pointing to her Hillary pin. And when asked why, first she said because she and Hillary share a birthday, Oct. 26. And about Trump, she mimics, “Blah, blah-blah, blah-blah.”