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Letters to the Editor: May 7, 2014

Congress must take action now to protect working families


Mom’s spring spirits

There isn’t a woman in the world who could take her place. She’s universal, yet she’s singular, personal, special and unique.


Some helpful hints to make fitness more fun

We all know that exercise is good for us, but sometimes it’s just not at the top of our “To Do” list.


Letters to the Editor: April 30, 2014

Thank you for Northeast Hall of Fame nominations


Developing a SMART goal can help create healthy habits

Every day, we hear advice on changes we need to make to be our healthiest. We know we should increase our vegetable intake and decrease our consumption of added sugars. But how do we go about making these changes and having them last?


Letters to the Editor: April 23, 2014

Cleaning up Modena Park


A tribute to those lost this Holocaust Remembrance Day

While other people in my life could not grasp what it was like to do interviews of Holocaust survivors, my daughter Amy did.


Discussing the causes and cures of lower back pain

Almost everyone will experience an episode of low back pain at some point in their lives. In fact, about 80 percent of people in the U.S. will experience low back pain, known medically as lumbago, at some time.


Find your protein without the meat

Going vegetarian one day per week has become more and more popular throughout the United States.


Local icon Trina Thomas Losinno loses cancer battle

On April 2, 2014, Northeast Philadelphia lost an icon. Trina Thomas Losinno fought a courageous battle with cancer. She fought with gentleness and strength, just as she fought for education and inclusion for children and adults with disabilities, in our community, for the past 44 years.