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Letters to the Editor: May 4, 2016

Soda tax will help schools


A sweet treat for Mom

We can’t save it, store it, buy it, or give it away. Yet it’s forever and ever and always. Although we can’t keep it, there’s one thing we can do — we can share it. I’m talking about time. Since there’s no time like the present, be in the moment and share time with your mom, if you’re lucky enough to have her here in the present time.


Mother’s Day celebrates women who love you unconditionally

On every Mother’s Day, while Mom was still with us, my sister would aim a camera at her, and start snapping. She would try to get Mom not to pose, and occasionally, she’d even succeed.


Savor Earth Day with some tasty greens

We’re all in it together — survival. So we need to protect and preserve


Letters to the Editor: April 27, 2016

White right on illegals


Try these Earth Day-inspired tips to reduce food waste

People from all over the world join forces on April 22 to celebrate Earth Day in an effort to protect our global environment.


Passover is a special time to celebrate with family and friends

What I remember most is chaos. The Passovers of my early childhood are buried deep, but often return in dreams.


Op-ed: Stack: Sabatina is a proven advocate for Northeast Philly

As the prior senator for the 5th Senatorial District and a longtime resident of Northeast Philadelphia, I know well the issues and concerns of our community.


Op-ed: Brendan Boyle: My brother is the right man for the job

In my job, I see it every day. 


Local readers submit their favorite kugel recipes

“Ponder the nature of your existence,” she would say to us after we were seated and quiet in her classroom. Frequently, my ponderings at that age were about matching the speed of light to get into the first bus line at dismissal.