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Published on July 19, 2020 - Page 11
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 19, 2020 - Page 11
Master Gardeners cannot staff the Garden Hotline in Extension offices. However, they can respond to gardening questions via email. Email your...
Published on July 19, 2020 - Page 12
You’re not the only one with a tight budget. Millions of Americans are currently struggling with unemployment, lost hours and lowered wages. There’s...
Published on July 16, 2020 - Page 13
Probably the last thing you want to think about during a crisis is working on healthy financial habits like saving money. But if you’re able to save...
Published on July 16, 2020 - Page 13
Sustainable” is one of gardening’s trendiest buzzwords. It carries a range of definitions. Just what does it mean in practical terms, and how...
Published on July 15, 2020 - Page 4
Burger King is staging an intervention with its cows. The chain has rebalanced the diet of some of its cows by adding lemon grass in a bid to limit...
Published on July 15, 2020 - Page 5
Fences are the best way to prevent deer and other foraging animals from damaging gardens, landscape plants and orchards. But they can be expensive,...
Published on July 15, 2020 - Page 11
On one side are parents saying, let kids be kids. They object to masks and social distancing in classrooms this fall — arguing both could hurt their...
Published on July 14, 2020 - Page 10
CINCINNATI (AP) — Millennials, you’re taking a big hit — again. And you’re not OK, either, boomers. Sometimes at odds, America’s two largest...
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...