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Santa’s favorite cookies

The Northeast Times is celebrating an anniversary soon, and will be giving away some aprons. Email or mail your favorite recipe to me to win an apron. Your recipe may be published in the anniversary issue.


Letters to the Editor: December 3, 2014

What happened to the Lower Northeast?


Making leftovers into meals

Will he overstay his welcome at your house this year? Will you be ready to throw him out soon? Tomorrow, he’ll be the center of attention at your holiday table, dressed and basted to perfection. But in just a few days, Tom could be taking up valuable space on your refrigerator shelf.



Letters to the Editor: November 26, 2014

Sophomores from Philadelphia Academy write to the Times to express their concerns with Roosevelt Boulevard and remedies to make the roadway safer.   


Sweets after supper

I live in a house with guys who appreciate good, homemade pies, especially at Thanksgiving time. And I appreciate their appreciation. Instant gratification, for a cook, is an empty pie plate. It’s thankfulness come full circle.


Letters to the Editor: November 19, 2014

Fed up with Comcast


Op-Ed: Remember to get your flu shot this winter

The holidays are a busy time of year for a lot of people, and it can be difficult to keep track of everything you have to do.


Op-Ed: U.S. Senator reflects on Alzheimer’s

I met not long ago with dedicated scientists from the University of Pittsburgh who are pushing the frontiers of their field by developing state-of-the-art therapies for a truly tragic disease — Alzheimer’s.


Food for football

We remember our veterans this time of year, and a special date comes to mind. Nov. 11, of course – the day World War I, the Great War, ended. In remembrance of all of our veterans, I’m sending a shoutout and a big “Thank You,” and hope you had a Happy Veterans Day.