| Jan 14, 2011
The feedback has been flooding in about our story on Robyn O'Brien, author and founder of allergykids.com. Our readers seem to agree that allergies to dyes or preservatives among kids are on the rise. Here are some of the ways they've eliminated the...
| Jul 30, 2012
Dear Amy: I cannot deal with my monster-in-law. She's bossy, antagonistic, and gossips about my personal business far too much. As much as I try to care about her, my dislike for her has been surfacing more and more.
I went on antidepressants as I was...
| Dec 3, 2013
The holidays are supposed to serve up plenty of laughter and joy, but for many, it's a stress-filled pressure cooker with a side of chaos.
"We take every holiday and pour all our energies and efforts (into it), as if that's the only happy day or only...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Of course we all want to be footloose (and fancy-free,) but sometimes nature has a different idea. Answer Angel Ellen tackles some tough tootsie questions …
Dear Answer Angel Ellen: I have these very dry feet, and the heels are always rough and...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
DEAR JOYCE: A recruiter has been talking with me about joining a pharmaceutical company he represents when I finish my master's in biology this year. The salary's acceptable, but I had hoped the company would throw in a car as a benefit. Am I expecting...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 1:45 PM
You'd think a personal care home would get its act together, knowing it already was under scrutiny for not discovering the body of a deceased resident for two days.
Emeritus at Allentown hasn't.
The home on Greenleaf Street continues to violate...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 3:47 PM
The one person who should have been in Hearing Room 8E-A/B of the Pennsylvania Capitol, at 10:25 a.m. Tuesday, was not there.
Moments before the start of a hearing held by the state Senate Law & Justice Committee, 10-year-old Hannah Pallas of Butler...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 3:09 PM
Too much of anything, including water, can be a killer.
Hold that thought as we consider this week's scary headline from the PublicSource online news organization, which said, "1.5 million Pennsylvanians live close to large amounts of hazardous ammonia....
| Aug 17, 2014
| 4:57 PM
Question: My poinsettias are making lots of growth and I am pruning them regularly. When is the last time to do the pruning?
Answer: Keep up the good pruning until the end of August or the first week in September. Then allow them to grow a bit more...
| Dec 7, 2013
| 6:30 PM
If you are innocent, you have nothing to fear. Right?
What could possibly go wrong with widespread unwarranted searches designed to collect evidence, in the form of DNA samples, from people who have not been convicted of anything?
| Jun 17, 2014
| 5:24 PM
The O.J. Simpson case, which began to unfold 20 years ago this month, was a blip — a significant one, but a blip — in Barry Scheck's legal career. Scheck is now better known as co-founder of the Innocence Project, the not-for-profit...