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Ryan Lawrence: Acquiring Hunter Pence in 2011 and trading him a year later proved costly for the Phillies.
This year, I'm celebrating 23 years of marriage. In addition to the joy of being wed to my best friend, our relationship has economically lifted my life and that of my nuclear and extended family. Being married has netted results that neither of us could have dreamed of coming from low-income households.
He doesn’t have a win this year but his consistency could pay off in a Chase championship
Kentucky Derby winners haven’t had much luck in the Breeders’ Cup Classic lately. California Chrome could be different.
Be afraid of potentially devastating cyber attacks, and be better prepared to guard against them. But also be wary of the risks - especially to privacy - that accompany a growing focus on cyber security that may exaggerate some threats.
Adapted from a recent online discussion. Question: My husband and I are sorting out our will and have come to the part where we have to decide what happens to our kids (ages 4 and 1) if we both die. We live close to my husband's family and I know his brother and wife would fully expect to get the kids (they have a 1-year-old, too, and have been very involved).
Our theme today is "The Savvy Celebrity Businesslady." Start with Wyomissing's own Taylor Swift, who knows how to work that social media!
John Smallwood: Like so many things concerning the Eagles, the plight of LeSean McCoy is complicated.
Mike Kern: The SEC won seven of the last eight BCS titles for a reason.
Also: Spike Eskin gets married, Rich Zeoli takes drive-time.
CBS' post-football Thursday lineup includes one new sitcom and another that's relocated.
What to eat: Cupcakes? Pshaw! Wonderland Cakes offers "cake shots," an unusual, delicious alternative. These perfect parfaits come in a plastic tumbler with a spoon - layers of cake, mousse, syrup, frosting, fruit, preserves, liqueurs and even surprises like breakfast cereal and candy.
SEVENTY years ago this month, Donald and Dorothy Watson, of Britain, took "the beginning and end of vegetarian," coined the word "vegan," and with a couple of dozen vegetarian friends formed the Vegan Society. That auspicious beginning is celebrated on Nov. 1, this Saturday, as World Vegan Day.
LADIES and gentlemen, I give you 10 beer things you never knew existed: The Crowler If a growler is a large bottle of draft beer to go, what's a Crowler? That's a large can of freshly tapped suds.
Be afraid of potentially devastating cyber attacks, and be better prepared to guard against them. But also be wary of the risks - especially to privacy - that accompany a growing focus on cyber security that may exaggerate some threats.
Bob Brookover: Bill O'Brien is not so much about location as it is the level of football he is coaching.
WESTON, Mass. - The lunch conversation bends toward sports and the table looks toward the former sportswriter. Kevin Mulligan often finds himself saying, "You might know more about that than I do."
Mike Kern: The SEC won seven of the last eight BCS titles for a reason.
John Smallwood: Like so many things concerning the Eagles, the plight of LeSean McCoy is complicated.
Our theme today is "The Savvy Celebrity Businesslady." Start with Wyomissing's own Taylor Swift, who knows how to work that social media!
Adapted from a recent online discussion. Question: My husband and I are sorting out our will and have come to the part where we have to decide what happens to our kids (ages 4 and 1) if we both die. We live close to my husband's family and I know his brother and wife would fully expect to get the kids (they have a 1-year-old, too, and have been very involved).
Kentucky Derby winners haven’t had much luck in the Breeders’ Cup Classic lately. California Chrome could be different.
He doesn’t have a win this year but his consistency could pay off in a Chase championship
This year, I'm celebrating 23 years of marriage. In addition to the joy of being wed to my best friend, our relationship has economically lifted my life and that of my nuclear and extended family. Being married has netted results that neither of us could have dreamed of coming from low-income households.
Ryan Lawrence: Acquiring Hunter Pence in 2011 and trading him a year later proved costly for the Phillies.
Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter is among those campaigning to have Dick Allen enshrined.
At WGLS-FM, my boomer heart delights at the sight of reel-to-reel tape recorders in the studio and vinyl records in the music library.
Five heroes saved a woman from drowning in Cobbs Creek and now they're closer than ever.
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