Modern Life

Published on July 26, 2015 - Page 33
Sip on all the cappuccinos you want, hop from one fitness class to the next, catch a new flick at the movie theater daily or rock out at a concert...
Published on July 26, 2015 - Page 33
If you’re headed to the beach or any other weekend getaway, don’t forget these “essential” gadgets. Of course, no technology is truly essential. You...
Published on July 26, 2015 - Page 33
There’s a difference in parenting between a little backtalk and kids actually bullying their grown-ups. Parent and family therapist Sean Grover...
Published on July 24, 2015 - Page 10
NEW YORK (AP) — Converse Chuck Taylor All Star fans rejoice! Your favorite sneaker is receiving its first construction update since debuting 98 years...
Published on July 23, 2015 - Page 6
WASHINGTON (AP) —The 11 million people who receive Social Security disability face steep benefit cuts next year — unless Congress acts, the...
Published on July 19, 2015 - Page 29
LOS ANGELES — It’s a meet-and-greet worthy of an A-list star. Outside the three-story bookstore at the outdoor shopping mecca known as The Grove,...
Published on July 19, 2015 - Page 29
What are toddlers? In the addled brain of Bunmi Laditan, the mom-of-three behind the cheeky Honest Toddler on Twitter, they’re a “cross between a...
Published on July 19, 2015 - Page 29
NEW YORK — Nine days after her husband died unexpectedly, Sheryl Sandberg took to Facebook to describe her return to the sidelines for her daughter’s...
Published on July 12, 2015 - Page 33
For kids whose dream summer camp involves more coding than canoeing, more technology than tennis and more science than swimming, STEM summer camps —...
Published on July 12, 2015 - Page 33
NEW YORK — Sales of fitness trackers are climbing, and the biggest maker of the gadgets, Fitbit, made a splashy debut on the stock market last month...
Published on July 12, 2015 - Page 33
LOS ANGELES — Mike Koenig sat back in his seat for a screening of “Mad Max: Fury Road.” But this was no ordinary theater chair. As the theater...
Published on July 7, 2015 - Page 18
NEW YORK — Jessica Hecht and Adam Kantor have been cast opposite Broadway’s next Tevye. Producers of the upcoming revival of “Fiddler on the Roof”...
Published on July 5, 2015 - Page 33
Summer camp means color wars, campfires and friendly competitions. But at many camps, daily routines get a jolt every now and then with wacky events...
Published on July 5, 2015 - Page 33
How new or expectant parents navigate the megaworld of baby gear and its precursor, the megaworld of pregnancy gear, is an individual quest. Only...
Published on July 5, 2015 - Page 33
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — The Miss Big Beautiful and Bold pageant Elaine Green Luke has run for the past four years got its start with a talk she...
Published on June 28, 2015 - Page 27
NEW YORK — New York City has a new summer attraction that is bound to turn heads. Seward Johnson’s life-like and life-size sculptures of iconic...
Published on June 28, 2015 - Page 33
NEWTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Pete Haring has always been called “Home Daddy Pete.” It’s a nickname the 49-year-old embraces. “It’s great, I enjoy taking...
Published on June 28, 2015 - Page 33
NEW YORK — From slave-era church outfits and Little Richard to the South Bronx and Dapper Dan the knockoff king of Harlem, the roots of hip-hop...
Published on June 28, 2015 - Page 33
NEW YORK — Slim one-room gyms are in, and the low cost of starting them is turning gym rats and workout instructors into entrepreneurs. There are no...
Published on June 28, 2015 - Page 40
NEW YORK (AP) — A.R. Gurney’s “Sylvia” will bound onto Broadway this fall starring Julie White, Robert Sella and Annaleigh Ashford. In this 1995...