| Nov 5, 2013
| 2:00 PM
Over the years, the Rev. Thomas Carr has heard a laundry list of reasons why Connecticut's clergy often shy away from the issue of climate change.
"They are too busy. The issue is too controversial. They can't bring it up because it's become so...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 9:35 AM
Here are condensed versions of this week's book reviews:
'Half of What I Say is Meaningless' by Joseph Bathanti; Mercer University Press (160 pages, $25)
Winner of the Will D. Campbell Award for Creative Nonfiction, "Half of What I Say Is Meaningless"...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 8:05 AM
Count on David Mitchell whose novels regularly suggest a Borgesian library to invoke one of the most famous literary labyrinths of all in "The Bone Clocks," his extraordinary new novel:
"Half way along our journey to life's end I found myself astray in a...
| Aug 16, 2014
| 1:10 PM
Congregants in a Miami church handed the Rev. Mitch Hescox a Bible to take with him to Tallahassee. It was a gift for the governor, and it accompanied 60,000 signatures the reverend had collected, all from evangelical Christians, all asking Gov. Rick...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 5:20 AM
Front and center last week when the Department of Natural Resources announced a significant paring back of the deer hunting season this fall was the realization that the agency has ever-fewer cards to play in its attempt to attract and retain hunters....
| Jul 11, 2014
| 5:05 PM
If you're of a certain age in the U.S., Deepak Chopra may have been your introduction to Ayurvedic medicine. The author of "Perfect Health" and Ayurvedic practitioner to the stars was ubiquitous on talk shows and newsstands in the 1990s.
| Jun 29, 2014
| 7:55 AM
Tinley Park car dealership Rizza Buick GMC Cadillac, Inc. must pay $100,000 to resolve a religious discrimination lawsuit, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission announced.
Under the terms of a federal consent decree, Rizza Cadillac will be...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 1:53 PM
Muhlenberg College held graduation ceremonies May 18. Area graduates include:
Brian Borosky, Bethlehem, summa cum laude, Bachelor of Arts in English with a minor in Creative Writing.
Ramzy Burns, New Tripoli, summa cum laude, Bachelor of Science in...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 4:22 AM
It looks as though this dental office wanted to drill some of their employees with religion.
So, instead of just jawboning about their work environment , a handful of now ex-workers of a Miami-Dade County dental practice contacted the Equal Employment...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 1:42 PM
Gary Skulnik's environmental work history includes stints at Greenpeace and the Sierra Club. These days he's selling electricity — the renewable kind.
He co-founded Clean Currents, which buys wind and solar power from producers and resells it to...
| Nov 19, 2013
The Pennsylvania House Game and Fisheries Committee appears to be selling out the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission and the Pennsylvania Game Commission when it comes to designating or removing native wildlife from the state's threatened and...