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GOP officials laud governor’s pension reform efforts

We applaud Gov. Corbett for tackling Pennsylvania’s pension crisis, which is increasing our residents’ property taxes and diverting dollars away from the classroom to pay for large pension obligations. We thank the governor for standing up for Pennsylvania taxpayers and Pennsylvania children.


Letters to the Editor: July 30, 2014

Thanks, Streets Dept.


Letters to the Editor: July 23, 2014

Thank you, Local 401


Garden State grub

There’s something about fresh-picked corn (and tomatoes and peaches) at roadside stands in New Jersey that makes my car immediately pull to the side of the road. Last weekend, on the ride home from the Shore, the signs reading “Fresh Corn - $2.99 a Dozen” forced me to make a bee-line to the roadside produce stand. And I certainly wasn’t disappointed. Jersey corn is coming into season, and ready for harvest.


Letters to the Editor: July 16, 2014

Guilt by association


How to manage chronic condition

Here are some tips for managing a chronic condition:


Baked blueberry bliss

“Oh, I forgot to add the blueberries!” exclaimed Aunt Doris, who frequently brings her fabulous blueberry cake to share after our art class each week. We are not blood relatives, but Aunt Doris is the kind of person anyone would wish to have as an aunt. And she makes some mean cakes.


Sweet Summer Spuds

Bonjour! Vive les Frites!


Letters to the Editor: July 9, 2014

Stop home invasions


Emergency care or urgent care?

A patient needs to know the difference between routine, urgent and emergency care.