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Letters to the Editor: April 23, 2014

Cleaning up Modena Park


Find your protein without the meat

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


Letters to the Editor: April 16, 2014

Northeast needs Val Arkoosh


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. 


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.


Letters to the Editor: April 9, 2014

Prostitution is not victimless


Cooking for the family is a tasty tradition

Most of the women I know simply can’t believe it.


Enjoy spinach burritos this spring

If reincarnation does exist, I want to come back as one of Jerry’s birds. My husband, Jerry, is for the birds. As soon as the first leaf of autumn had fallen, Jerry was looking for the best prices on bird seed and getting his thermal spa ready for winter bathing. I have never used Jerry’s spa. It’s in our back yard just past our deck in prime real estate location for a bird’s eye view while sitting at our kitchen table. It could probably handle my foot and big toe… possibly. I don’t have a spa, but Jerry’s birds do.


Aker Navy Shipyard must change its course

When a shipbuilder gladly accepts a gift of $42 million in Pennsylvania taxpayer dollars to keep itself afloat, then turns around and hires out-of-state workers with that windfall, it’s time to change course.


Letters to the Editor: April 2, 2014

What happened to Marjorie?