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Making sure to avoid the benefits cliff

Imagine you’re a single mom or dad working and struggling to lift your family out of a tough financial situation.


Philadelphia needs to address illegal immigration

“Help me, Dad …”


Letters to the Editor: February 10, 2016

Solomon cares about the NE


Savoring Valentine’s Day and Chinese New Year

Chinese New Year and Valentine’s Day both give us reasons to celebrate this month with delicious and heartwarming foods. So, without monkeying around (this being the Year of the Monkey), here are two recipes to celebrate these holidays.


Valentine’s Day is for love, but so is every other day of the year

It’s well after midnight, and I’m in the kitchen enjoying a private binge of frozen cake straight from the package.


Letters to the Editor: February 3, 2016

Time to correct the record


Housework can be a chore, but the benefits usually worth it

I vacuumed today. The whole house.


A taste of Mardi Gras

“Olives are passion fruit, you know,” my friend, Barb, confided to me. “I’ll have to remember that,” I replied, chuckling.


Making healthy choices helps the whole family

Are you looking to improve your health, but tired of making New Year’s resolutions that fall by the wayside way too soon?


Letters to the Editor: January 27, 2016

Choose peace, not violence