Modern Life

Published on July 12, 2020 - Page 10
Tax filing deadlines inspire many of us to vow that we’re finally going to organize our papers. Start with understanding what should be kept, in...
Published on July 12, 2020 - Page 23
PORTLAND, Maine — Fitness junkies locked out of gyms, commuters fearful of public transit, and families going stir crazy inside their homes during...
Published on July 12, 2020 - Page 23
Financial fallout from the pandemic is hitting millennials hard. Before parents ride to the rescue, financial planners urge them to map out a...
Published on July 12, 2020 - Page 23
EDITOR’S NOTE: The Penn State Extension Master Gardeners of Columbia County, of Northumberland County and of Montour County are sharing their...
Published on July 12, 2020 - Page 23
Master Gardeners cannot staff the Garden Hotline in the closed Extension offices. However, they can respond to gardening questions via email. Email...
Published on July 12, 2020 - Page 28
NEW YORK (AP) — Business writers Bethany McLean and Joe Nocera are collaborating on a critical take of the U.S. response to the coronavirus pandemic...
Published on July 10, 2020 - Page 7
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Forget about up-close “meet-and-greet” sessions with Mickey Mouse or Donald Duck when Walt Disney World parks reopen. There will...
Published on July 10, 2020 - Page 13
Every year, gardeners should be rethinking what they grow and where because of climate change, experts say. The growing season has become longer,...
Published on July 10, 2020 - Page 13
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — Americans have never been more ready to get out of the house and bask in the sun. Warm-weather beach destinations are the...
Published on July 5, 2020 - Page 19
EDITOR’S NOTE: Virus Diary, an occasional feature, showcases the coronavirus saga through the eyes of Associated Press journalists around the world...
Published on July 5, 2020 - Page 19
Dear Class of 2020: You are graduating into one of the worst economies in history. Many of you have already felt the impact, with summer internships...
Published on July 5, 2020 - Page 19
EDITOR’S NOTE: The Penn State Extension Master Gardeners of Columbia County, of Northumberland County and of Montour County are sharing their...
Published on July 5, 2020 - Page 19
Master Gardeners cannot staff the Garden Hotline in Extension offices. However, they can respond to gardening questions via email. Email your...
Published on July 5, 2020 - Page 24
NEW YORK (AP) — Padma Lakshmi’s next book is designed for the children’s table. The “Top Chef” host and best-selling author is working on her first...
Published on July 3, 2020 - Page 6
Does wearing a mask pose any health risks? No, not for most people. Babies and toddlers should not wear masks because they could suffocate. The same...
Published on July 3, 2020 - Page 8
Historic numbers of background checks to purchase or possess a firearm were done in June. It’s a trend in a year marked by uncertainty over the...
Published on June 28, 2020 - Page 10
No one wants to waste money, but some of us go overboard trying to get the best possible deal. I have spent nearly as much time researching which...
Published on June 28, 2020 - Page 23
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. —Mike Weeks and his wife are fitness junkies. During quarantine, they tried home workouts — push-ups, planks, bike riding...
Published on June 28, 2020 - Page 23
If you drive a rideshare part time, regularly resell on eBay or book paid photography jobs on the side, you may qualify for a business credit card....
Published on June 28, 2020 - Page 23
EDITOR’S NOTE: The Penn State Extension Master Gardeners of Columbia County, of Northumberland County and of Montour County are sharing their...
Published on June 28, 2020 - Page 23
Master Gardeners cannot staff the Garden Hotline in Extension offices. However, they can respond to gardening questions via email. Email your...
Published on June 21, 2020 - Page 4
NEW YORK — Rahul Gandhi’s twin girls were born dangerously premature eight years ago. “They eventually came home and beat those odds,” said the 40-...
Published on June 21, 2020 - Page 23
LONDON — Office jobs are never going to be the same. Workers returning to their desks are finding many changes due to the coronavirus pandemic....
Published on June 21, 2020 - Page 23
If you’ve lost your job or struggle to pay your debt, you may need to file for bankruptcy. If that’s the case, you should start thinking defensively...
Published on June 21, 2020 - Page 23
EDITOR’S NOTE: The Penn State Extension Master Gardeners of Columbia County, of Northumberland County and of Montour County are sharing their...
Published on June 21, 2020 - Page 23
Master Gardeners cannot staff the Garden Hotline in Extension offices. However, they can respond to gardening questions via email. Email your...
Published on June 21, 2020 - Page 28
NEW YORK (AP) — The author of “The Revenant,” the historical novel adapted into the Oscar-winning movie starring Leonardo DiCaprio, will be...
Published on June 20, 2020 - Page 6
NEW YORK (AP) — Oprah Winfrey has chosen James McBride’s “Deacon King Kong” for her book club. McBride’s novel is set in a Brooklyn housing project...
Published on June 18, 2020 - Page 4
SEATTLE (AP) — A recession is expected to curtail Americans’ generosity following a record year for charitable donations. But the recent wave of...
Published on June 15, 2020 - Page 10
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) —Hugs from Mickey Mouse are out at Walt Disney World. So is bunching up at Six Flags to snag a front-seat roller coaster ride. But...