| May 12, 2013
My mother would have turned 90 last week, and in her honor I decided I'd read a letter she once wrote me, one I'd deliberately never opened.
She had given me the letter on the last day of one of her occasional visits to Chicago.
"Honey, I jotted a few...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 8:52 AM
Halle Berry and Olivier Martinez reportedly got married at a small chateau in Vallery, France, on Saturday. The bride, who is expecting a baby in the fall, wore a long white dress with plunging back. No details yet on the designer. The couple have been...
| Jul 12, 2013
I'm ticked off at the person who said that Mother's Day and Father's Day are bogus holidays! I do not think they are. I love both of parents very much! I think your parents would be ashamed of you if you said that to them or if they read your comment in...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 2:23 PM
Bill Gant says asking him to choose a favorite plant or a favorite season in his garden is like asking him to choose "among my children."
When Gant and his wife, Nancy, bought their home in 2004, the previous owner had created a place for a large flower...
| May 8, 2013
| 4:32 PM
In "Monsters University," Julia Sweeney voices the character of Ms. Squibbles, mom to "Squishy" Squibbles, a new pal -- and fraternity brother -- of Mike and Sulley....
| May 7, 2013
| 4:25 PM
It's Mom's special day Sunday and some area attractions will help you celebrate by offering free or discounted offers for mothers this weekend. Mothers get in for half price at Lehigh Valley Zoo Sunday. Moms and their kids can visit the newest babies at...
| May 28, 2013
Tuesday, May 28 Hope you had a fabulous Memorial Day weekend! Of course, having yesterday off makes today feel like a Monday... We had perfect weather for all of the Memorial Day remembrance events. It's so important to take a moment and honor those who...
| Jun 29, 2013
| 1:59 PM
Jodi Godown Hilt received a gift from her friend more than 20 years ago that keeps on giving and giving and giving. And now she's sharing it with the rest of you.
"My best friend gave me a birthday card in 1991 for my 21st birthday," said Jodi, of...
| Jul 3, 2013
I'm ticked off at my sister because she did not send me a birthday card.
I'm ticked off to see so many clothing and shoe portable collection units over the county. There are thrift stores that you can take them to. There are some agencies that will...
| Jun 22, 2013
| 2:12 PM
The path from Baltimore to the National Basketball Association is dotted with big names and busts, with perennial All-Stars like Carmelo Anthony, heartwarming reclamation projects like Gary Neal and whatever-happened-to former first-round draft picks like...
| May 3, 2013
| 4:45 PM
Obviously, Magic fans have known for some time — say, since January — that the club was not going to receive a postseason invitation. (Thanks again, Dwight.)
Still, it's weird after six consecutive seasons of playoff appearances not to see...