Modern Life

Published on May 22, 2018 - Page 5
The best way to save money at theme parks this summer is simple. Don’t go. Peak season means peak pricing. Admission discounts can be hard to find,...
Published on May 20, 2018 - Page 33
Most financial literacy efforts in schools don’t improve people’s behavior later in life. Maybe we’re focusing on the wrong things. Trying to teach...
Published on May 20, 2018 - Page 33
EDITOR’S NOTE : The Penn State Extension Master Gardeners of Columbia County, of Northumberland County and of Montour County are sharing their...
Published on May 20, 2018 - Page 33
LEHIGHTON — When hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria devastated parts of the United States and Puerto Rico last year, Lehighton author Alyssa Cathers...
Published on May 20, 2018 - Page 40
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — When the idea of a Broadway musical mixed with Shakespearean conventions first came up, the Go-Go’s found it so off-beat, they...
Published on May 19, 2018 - Page 6
LONDON (AP) — If British marketers are to be believed, nothing is a better royal wedding tribute than a limited-edition bucket of fried chicken...
Published on May 19, 2018 - Page 6
WINDSOR, England (AP) — Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will marry in an Anglican service with an American flavor that mixes prayers, classical music...
Published on May 19, 2018 - Page 7
Carol Hickins’ wedding dress arrived at her office “in a plastic bag inside a brown cardboard box,” she says. The packaging was a “letdown,” she says...
Published on May 17, 2018 - Page 12
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) —How much is that maltipoo in the window? It could end up costing twice what it says on the price tag if the buyer is enticed into...
Published on May 13, 2018 - Page 7
Emma and Liam were the most frequently chosen baby names for 2017. For the fourth year in a row, Emma was the top girl’s name according to the...
Published on May 13, 2018 - Page 29
Coronado in Panama once had pristine beaches and not much else. Today the resort town is a haven for U.S. and Canadian retirees, with strip malls,...
Published on May 13, 2018 - Page 29
Individuality is in when it comes to bridal fashion and accessories. “Brides today want to look and feel like themselves —their most beautiful...
Published on May 8, 2018 - Page 5
College students without a financial safety net are in a tough spot when unexpected costs arise. “The chances their parents can pick up the bill are...
Published on May 6, 2018 - Page 25
AP Travel Editor Would you take a trip if you couldn’t use your cellphone? A new tour company called Off the Grid is asking travelers to put their...
Published on May 6, 2018 - Page 25
: A friend asked me to be a bridesmaid in her wedding, but I’m afraid I won’t be able to afford it. How do I say no and keep our friendship intact?...
Published on May 6, 2018 - Page 25
Beaver County Times BEAVER (AP) —“To learn to read is to light a fire; every syllable that is spelled out is a spark.” — Victor Hugo As a student...
Published on May 4, 2018 - Page 9
Students risked disciplinary action at nearly 3,000 high schools in the first nationwide walkout for gun policy reform in March. But they most...
Published on April 29, 2018 - Page 29
Bucks County Courier Times DOYLESTOWN (AP) — Don’t bring that “a woman’s place is in the kitchen” kind of stuff around Jessica Perfetto. Perfetto...
Published on April 29, 2018 - Page 29
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette PITTSBURGH (AP) — Spenser Flowers went from homecoming king to overdose victim in 27 months. At the Hampton Township School...
Published on April 29, 2018 - Page 29
Medicare provides basic health care to one out of six Americans, most of them 65 and older. Even people decades away from retirement, though, should...

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