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The New Year: Looking forward, looking back

The extra leaves for the dining room table have been dusted off and jammed into place. The 18 unmatched chairs are being assembled around that table in a dining room that seems to have shrunk since last Rosh Hashanah. A huge brisket is in the freezer, hogging up space.


A story that couldn’t get any cornier

Our neighbors are down the shore.


Letters to the Editor: August 28, 2013

Schools should teach kids, not parent them


Letters to the Editor: August 21, 2013

Do not blame vaccines for autism


Trying to sort through all that baggage

When my husband and I left on our honeymoon decades ago, we proudly carried the matched luggage that his sister had given us as a gift. The two suitcases were handsome indeed — a strong leather set in pale taupe with shiny locks.


Letters to the Editor: August 14, 2013

Post looking for vets


Editorial: Take this tax break

City residents who live in their own homes have only one month left to file for a Homestead Exemption. What is a big mystery is that tens of thousands of homeowners who are eligible for this significant tax break have failed to apply for it.


Letters to the Editor: August 7, 2013

Why we continue to move backward


Letters to the Editor: July 31, 2013

More logic is needed in the world


Editorial: Time for more fine tuning

 Pennsylvania’s delegation in the U.S. House of Representatives split almost evenly last week when it came time to vote on an amendment that would have cut off funding for the National Security Agency program that collects data on the phone calls Americans make.