Modern Life

Published on May 9, 2021 - Page 22
It’s true — everything changes when you become a parent, including your finances. Besides facing a slew of new expenses, you’re charged with the...
Published on May 9, 2021 - Page 25
NEW YORK — When Leland Stein heads to his 93-year-old mother’s senior living facility for Mother’s Day, he’ll have flowers in hand, a bottle of...
Published on May 9, 2021 - Page 25
Testing and vaccination for the coronavirus is free thanks to laws passed last year. Treatment isn’t, however. And it may be about to get more...
Published on May 9, 2021 - Page 25
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 9, 2021 - Page 25
All Master Gardener face-to-face, in-person events have been canceled by Penn State Extension. This includes staffing the Garden Hotline in the...
Published on May 9, 2021 - Page 30
NEW YORK (AP) — A former point guard sentenced to prison in 2019 for his role in a college basketball bribery scheme has a book coming out next year...
Published on May 8, 2021 - Page 18
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) —The World Video Game Hall of Fame on Thursday inducted the “Microsoft Flight Simulator,” franchise-inspiring “Where in the...
Published on May 7, 2021 - Page 5
COLUMBIA, Md. (AP) —Sifting through a shovel load of dirt in a backyard, Michael Raupp and Paula Shrewsbury find a cicada nymph. In maybe a third...
Published on May 2, 2021 - Page 25
CHICAGO — Alone in the home where she’d raised four kids, grieving recently deceased relatives, too fearful of COVID-19 to see her grandkids and...
Published on May 2, 2021 - Page 25
The cost of travel will slowly rebound from historic lows as more people receive COVID-19 vaccinations and book long-deferred trips, according to...
Published on May 2, 2021 - Page 25
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 2, 2021 - Page 25
All Master Gardener face-to-face, in-person events have been canceled by Penn State Extension. This includes staffing the Garden Hotline in the...
Published on May 2, 2021 - Page 30
NEW YORK (AP) — The new novel from “Big Little Lies” author Liane Moriarty will be a story of family, tennis and a mysterious absence. Henry Holt...
Published on April 26, 2021 - Page 7
NEW YORK (AP) — The multimillion-selling “Chicken Soup for the Soul” franchise is reaching for a younger demographic. “Chicken Soup for the Soul...
Published on April 25, 2021 - Page 25
Dear Normal, Everyone wants you back. It seems every day of this late-stage pandemic era is marked with someone wistfully talking about going back...
Published on April 25, 2021 - Page 25
Many Americans have been forced into having tough money conversations as a result of the pandemic. Whenever your life changes significantly, it’s a...
Published on April 25, 2021 - Page 25
EDITOR’S NOTE: The Penn State Extension Master Gardeners of Columbia County, of Northumberland County and of Montour County are sharing their...
Published on April 25, 2021 - Page 25
Join the Briar Creek Association for Watershed Solutions (BCAWS) and Master Gardener Mary Jo R. Gibson for a webinar on “Rain Gardens and Rain...
Published on April 25, 2021 - Page 30
NEW YORK (AP) — Former Vice President Mike Pence has a book deal. His autobiography is to come out in 2023. “I am grateful to have the opportunity...
Published on April 23, 2021 - Page 18
The gardening world has a tried-and-true formula for the perfect window box: a thriller, a filler and a spiller. You simply can’t go wrong with a...
Published on April 23, 2021 - Page 18
Tax season is coming to a close later than usual this year, due to the May 17 extended deadline. Until then, you might hear advertisements from car...
Published on April 19, 2021 - Page 4
Alma Wahlberg, the mother of entertainers Mark and Donnie Wahlberg and a regular on their reality series “Wahlburgers,” has died, her sons said on...
Published on April 19, 2021 - Page 5
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — As states around the country lift COVID-19 restrictions, Oregon is poised to go the opposite direction — and many residents are...
Published on April 18, 2021 - Page 6
CONCORD. N.H. (AP) — Nine lives notwithstanding, killing a cat in a hit-and-run soon could become illegal in New Hampshire. New Hampshire was ahead...
Published on April 18, 2021 - Page 25
CENTERVILLE, Ohio —Pandemic-weary Americans starved for human interaction and physical touch are taking advantage of a growing wellness option once...
Published on April 18, 2021 - Page 25
I’m writing this between my daughter’s diaper changes, bottle breaks and naps, as well as my own weepy fits of anxiety. Our day care closed because...
Published on April 18, 2021 - Page 25
Editor’s note: The Penn State Extension Master Gardeners of Columbia County, of Northumberland County and of Montour County are sharing their...
Published on April 18, 2021 - Page 25
Join Columbia County Conservation District and Master Gardener Mary Jo R. Gibson for a free webinar on “Periodical Cicadas, Worth the 17-year Wait”...
Published on April 18, 2021 - Page 30
NEW YORK (AP) — The award-winning series of graphic novels about congressman and civil rights activist John Lewis will continue a year after his...
Published on April 17, 2021 - Page 6
EDITOR’S NOTE: The AP is answering your questions about the coronavirus in this series. Submit them at: FactCheck@AP.org. By the Associated Press...