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Mother's Day

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Top Mother's Day Articles

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  • Interstate 78 fatality shows need for crackdown on road hogs

     Interstate 78 fatality shows need for crackdown on road hogs
    For reasons too complicated to explain here, it was decided that the Mother's Day gift, a large potted flower plant, would not be taken home after Sunday's family gathering west of Harrisburg. Instead, promises were made that the plant would be picked...
  • What can be learned from public reactions to Shutterfly's email gaffe?

    What can be learned from public reactions to Shutterfly's email gaffe?
    Shutterfly spent a good portion of yesterday tweeting apologies to incensed customers on its email list. Earlier in the day, the online-photo-printing company sent out a mass email congratulating people on their new arrivals. The email was part of a...
  • Henrik Lundqvist backs Rangers to 3-1 win over Canadiens

    Henrik Lundqvist backs Rangers to 3-1 win over Canadiens
    Henrik Lundqvist made 40 saves and Martin St. Louis scored in the second period and the New York Rangers earned a 3-1 victory over the Carey Price-less Montreal Canadiens on Monday. The Rangers lead the best-of-seven Eastern Conference final 2-0 heading...
  • Union wants hospitals to disclose employees on public assistance

    Union wants hospitals to disclose employees on public assistance
    The union fighting to improve service worker wages at Johns Hopkins Hospital has proposed to a state panel that it require hospitals to disclose whether their workers receive food stamps or other public assistance when reporting what benefit the...
  • Chefs ready to celebrate Mom

    Chefs ready to celebrate Mom
    More than 75 million diners will be making reservations for Mother's Day dinner, according to the National Restaurant Association. Central Florida has many options for celebrating on May 11 with family and friends. Here is just a sampling of local...
  • Commentary: Recognize teachers in real, not artificial, ways

    May is "thank your local teacher" month. Consider that Teacher Appreciation Week is May 5 through 9, National Teacher Day is May 6 and California's Day of the Teacher is May 14. While it is nice to have one's vocation singled out, it would be nicer if...
  • One year after college graduation, a degree of reality

    As dynasties go, my family takes its cues mostly from the Habsburgs, whose empire was based on superior fecundity and well-placed bribes. I remind my kids of this every day, as I treat them to yet another grand breakfast. Mostly, they just ignore me....
  • Working mom survey of best/worst states misses key factor: Dad

    Working mom survey of best/worst states misses key factor: Dad
    Nothing says Happy Mother's Day like a well-intentioned but completely infuriating survey. WalletHub released a study today, timed to coincide with Mother's Day, ranking the best and worst states for working moms. The study is based on nine metrics,...
  • Cruise Hampton Roads waters on Mother's Day

    Cruise Hampton Roads waters on Mother's Day
    Take your mom on the high seas. The American Rover is offering a Mother’s day brunch cruise from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Sunday, May 11. The sailing ship departs from the Waterside Marina in downtown Norfolk. The outing includes a tour of the...
  • Memory moves mother, son to run Maryland Half Marathon in Maple Lawn

    For 10 years Sandy Thomas had been running a 2-mile circuit most mornings around her North Laurel neighborhood of Hammond Village to stay physically fit, but in 2006 life handed her a detour. Her husband, Jim, died that year from skin cancer, and the...
  • Commentary: The face of homelessness is a single mom

    Orange County, meet the new face of homelessness: a single mother in her 20s with two young children. Of the estimated 12,700 homeless Orange County residents — an alarming number by itself — nearly half are young mothers struggling to care...