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It is National Colon Cancer Awareness month

March is National Colon Cancer Awareness month.

Letters to the Editor: March 5, 2014

Peace be with you

Memories of The Flower Show are in full bloom

On their very first date, way back in 1931, my parents went to the Philadelphia Flower Show. My mother was a 20-year-old beauty. My father was a dashing young lawyer of 26.

Assessments keep you organized

It’s a good idea to assess and refresh your life.

Letters to the Editor: February 26, 2014

Philadelphia needs a change

Op-ed: Analyzing the importance of a governor

Does it matter who is governor?

Letters to the Editor: February 19, 2014

D.A.’s inaction an insult to city’s firefighters

Letters to the Editor: February 12, 2014

Who is your favorite president and why?

Letters to the Editor: February 5, 2014

Time to re-evaluate vacant building fires

Letters to the Editor: January 29, 2014

Three years ago, my son was accepted into Northeast High School’s Magnet Program. I didn’t know what to expect and was a bit apprehensive because it is the biggest high school in the city, and I worried that he would get lost in the shuffle. I sat in the auditorium at back to school night and listened to the principal, Ms. Carroll, talk about “her school” and “her kids.” She told us that we were welcome to walk into “her school,” unannounced and she would walk the halls with us. It was apparent to me that this woman had nothing to hide, no worries that her school wouldn’t be running up to par on any given day.