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Cracker Jack and baseball

The Phillies home opener this year, played on April 6, spoke for itself. The nicest thing about opening day was the great weather.


Munch on some muffins during tax season

Beware! April 15 is fast approaching. Here comes the Tax Man, and you don’t want him to get you. It’s crunch time. Why not make it munch time?  


Letters to the Editor: April 8, 2015

Leftist mayoral candidates


Letters to the Editor: April 1, 2015

Help drive cancer patients


Lasers helpful in treating glaucoma

You’re gonna use a laser on my eye?


Health tips for the spring season

The sun is shining, snow is melting away, and fresh fruits and vegetables are looking more and more vibrant.


Eggs and the Easter Bunny

After all these years, I’ve never questioned or doubted the existence of the Easter Bunny. What I do question is: How did the bunny and the egg become Easter traditions?


Discovering beauty and love at the supermarket

We arrived at the supermarket at the same moment. I jumped out of my car, impatient to be done with the seemingly endless chore of stocking the cupboards. But they took their time, this frail, elderly couple who helped one another through the process of maneuvering stiff joints and car doors.


Neilson co-sponsors bills to combat sex trafficking

New bills would ban hotels and motels in Philadelphia from renting rooms by the hour.  


The lighter side of lemon

It’s finally spring! The flowers aren’t quite blooming yet, but the snow is over (I hope). As the residue of winter storms have now been turned into water, much of the Northeast has become saturated with sogginess. How much ice and snow is too much? Where will all this water go?