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Op-Ed: Begin with a healthier 2015

As we begin the new year, our minds turn to resolutions for the year ahead. And so often, those resolutions include taking steps for better health, like improving your diet, exercising more and ending bad habits.

Letters to the Editor: December 31, 2014

Teach kids to obey the law

It’s time for the New Year and more resolutions

By the time you read this, I’ll be on my way to absolute perfection. I’ll be flawless. Impeccable. Exemplary.

Timeless appetizers

Good Bye to the Old Year… Hello to the New… Make a toast to a Good Year…Grab an appetizer or two, or three….

Letters to the Editor: December 24, 2014

No mercy for pension

A casserole for Christmas

The man in the red suit has been very busy. Everywhere I’ve gone, I’ve seen him lifting small children onto his lap. His ear is filled daily with the secrets and innermost wishes of the best believers in town. Some of his followers smile as they approach him. Others cry. Either way, Santa sure has been doing a heck of a job, and he just might want to sleep in Christmas morning. 

Letters to the Editor: December 17, 2014

Problems with Roosevelt Boulevard

A vegetable mosaic for the holidays

For every season, there is a reason — and a time to cook. And since ‘Tis The Season to share good food with family and friends, Christmas may be the time to make a spectacular vegetable side. Whether you’re bringing a dish to your mom’s, to your sister’s, to Aunt Mabel’s, or to your hipster friend’s house in Fishtown, or just cooking at home, everyone will be more than happy to pass the plate and enjoy this special vegetable medley.

Op-Ed: From Lehighton, Pennsylvania to 1600 Pennsylvania

The holiday season is a time for family, friends … and Christmas trees!

Letters to the Editor: December 10, 2014

A change is needed