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Letters to the Editor: August 14, 2013

Post looking for vets


Editorial: Take this tax break

City residents who live in their own homes have only one month left to file for a Homestead Exemption. What is a big mystery is that tens of thousands of homeowners who are eligible for this significant tax break have failed to apply for it.


Letters to the Editor: August 7, 2013

Why we continue to move backward


Letters to the Editor: July 31, 2013

More logic is needed in the world


Editorial: Time for more fine tuning

 Pennsylvania’s delegation in the U.S. House of Representatives split almost evenly last week when it came time to vote on an amendment that would have cut off funding for the National Security Agency program that collects data on the phone calls Americans make.


Letters to the Editor: July 24, 2013

Schwartz: ‘A risk we cannot afford’


Editorial: Tear down this dam and save young lives

 Last Thursday afternoon, when the mercury rose to 97 degrees, the pool of water above the dam in the Pennypack Creek in Bustleton remained inviting but unbroken.


Letters to the Editor (July 17, 2013)

Philly public school teachers need to suck it up


Editorial: Boiling over

Issues of race, which always simmer right below the surface in America, have boiled over twice in the long days of this hot and humid summer.


Editorial: Erase this mess

If Forrest Gump were observing the latest mess involving Philadelphia public schools, he might sum it up this way: “Life is just a box of erasers.”