| Sep 20, 2013
| 8:22 PM
Since taking over the Retail Watch column in April, I have received emails, phone calls and face-to-face inquiries regarding Costco Wholesale, the national warehouse club retailer that may or may not be coming to Lower Macungie Township as part of a...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 2:30 AM
Cavities are practically a given today and no age or ethnic group seems to be immune.
Cavities, or tooth decay, start when plaque forms on the teeth. Plaque is the sticky substance that forms on teeth and combines with the...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 1:22 PM
I love it when some player reportedly "calls me" out.
Apparently, that’s what former Ravens safety Ed Reed did last week. He called me out during a conference call with the Baltimore media last week.
I actually listened to the recording before...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 8:18 PM
The Glendale office of the California Dental Group is holding a free emergency-care clinic from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday for patients who urgently need dental work but can’t afford it.
Procedures such as fillings, extractions, toothache...
| Oct 4, 2013
Homebuyers who have children or who are thinking of having children typically want to know about school districts and want to buy in the best school district they can afford.
How much more do they have to pay for a home that feeds into a top-ranked...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 9:47 AM
At this point, the polls are pretty consistent: Americans are angry about the budget and shutdown shenanigans in Washington, but they’re angrier at Republicans than they are at Democrats. Which should tell you something about who is really to...
| Oct 13, 2013
Republican members of Congress have barricaded themselves inside the House chambers, where they are holding hostages: the federal government, and the debt ceiling. The building is surrounded by angry citizens. President Obama has arrived and...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 5:27 PM
MILFORD — It's been a stressful year for anyone who entered the town's Parsons Government Center Thursday and followed handmade signs to the "intake center" seeking relief payments for storm Sandy.
More exactly, it's been a stressful 360 days, the...
| Nov 16, 2013
| 2:20 PM
Ohio State crushed Illinois, 60-35, on Saturday to record its 22nd consecutive victory.
It tied the school record for wins in a row -- and what a rush it was.
Carlos Hyde ran for 246 yards while quarterback Braxton Miller added 184. Ohio State (10-0) ...
| Nov 3, 2013
I had two small moments of triumph in the process of buying a new car recently.
1. During the final stages of negotiations, a sales manager — the dreaded "bad cop" who taps in for the salesman — emailed me, "You've done an exceptionally...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 2:20 PM
The Cheri Harris Children's Dental Health Center has kept drilling and filling since it was established in 1952 by the Assistance League of Newport-Mesa.
The center provides comprehensive, ongoing dental care to underserved children and young adults...