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Recalling a scary and important time in history

“I’m quitting Hebrew school!”

Ramen Noodle time

In terms of prison uniforms, Netflix may lead you to believe that orange is the new black. But in terms of prison exchange, orange-wrapped noodles are the new green. According to a recent year-long study conducted at a state prison, the most valuable commodity in prison today is Ramen noodles, replacing cigarettes and tobacco as currency.

Op-ed: As a sanctuary city, Philadelphia safety in question

It is every parent’s worst nightmare.

Letters to the Editor: September 28, 2016

Education badly needed 

Op-ed: Help with mental health illness is available

Every day, thousands of people across the commonwealth voluntarily seek and receive mental health care.

Octoberfest feasts

It’s 183 years old and still going strong. Munich’s Octoberfest began on Saturday and will continue until Oct. 3. Octoberfest extends for an extra day of festivities this year to include Germany’s Unity Day. Today, Munich is not the only place to celebrate in beer gardens. Local breweries have given rise to pop-up beer gardens throughout the Philadelphia area, and they are serving some pretty good beer here.

Letters to the Editor: September 21, 2016

Possible gas tax is immoral

Time for football food

With the Eagles season here, what food is on your football menu? Too many wings, and you won’t be flying with the Eagles. Tired of being a wide receiver? Would you rather be a tight end? Remember, your team is not the only green in the field — there’s salad.

ShopRite celebrates 10-years of registered dietitian program

September marks the 10-year anniversary of ShopRite’s registered dietitian program.

Letters to the Editor: September 14, 2016

White refuses per diems