Modern Life

Published on June 12, 2022 - Page 27
As French chef and restaurateur Daniel Boulud puts it, “Kitchens should be designed around what’s truly important — fun, food, and life.” Here’s...
Published on June 12, 2022 - Page 27
When parents die, it’s often up to their children to manage not just grief but financial tasks. “We surely ought to have some idea of what we’re...
Published on June 12, 2022 - Page 27
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 12, 2022 - Page 27
WASHINGTONVILLE — The Master Gardeners will be celebrating “The Power of Pollinators” at Montour Preserve near Washingtonville on Saturday from 1-4 p...
Published on June 12, 2022 - Page 32
NEW YORK (AP) — Bob Dylan has a new book coming out this fall, a collection of more than 60 essays about songs and songwriters he admires, from...
Published on June 11, 2022 - Page 6
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A decades-long search by a Florida woman and her extended family linked to an unsolved murder case has resulted in the woman...
Published on June 11, 2022 - Page 15
Much of gardening is learned by trial and error — for many, mostly error. Planting a shade-lover in full sun isn’t likely to breed success, nor is...
Published on June 11, 2022 - Page 15
Many airlines are resuming in-flight meals and alcohol service. Early on in the pandemic, airlines cut in-flight refreshment offerings (aside from...
Published on June 11, 2022 - Page 15
Wrapping a vehicle in vinyl to alter its look was once the domain of show cars, luxury and exotics. It’s gone mainstream as part of a growing...
Published on June 7, 2022 - Page 5
Humanities majors are more than a punch line. Not everyone can or wants to be a STEM major. To have great things to read, music that inspires,...
Published on June 7, 2022 - Page 7
Tomatoes are not only my favorite backyard crop — they’re the most popular among American home gardeners. And it’s no wonder: Have you ever compared...
Published on June 5, 2022 - Page 23
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. — LeighAnn Ferrara is transforming her small suburban yard into a patchwork of flower beds, vegetables and fruit trees. “We...
Published on June 5, 2022 - Page 23
More U.S. workers than ever hold a graduate degree. And yet more well-paying jobs no longer require a college degree. Prospective students should...
Published on June 5, 2022 - 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 5, 2022 - Page 23
BLOOMSBURG — Look for the Master Gardeners at open air markets in the area. They’ll be at the Bloomsburg Fair Farmers’ Market, beginning on Saturday...
Published on June 5, 2022 - Page 28
NEW YORK (AP) — The youngest American to journey into space, Hayley Arceneaux, has a simple title for her upcoming memoir: “Wild Ride.” Convergent...
Published on June 2, 2022 - Page 11
MADRID (AP) — Tired of speaking to a machine when you call the bank or power company? Spain’s government wants to end those nerve-shattering, one-...
Published on May 30, 2022 - Page 7
Eight of the 10 largest cities in the U.S. lost population during the first year of the pandemic, with New York, Los Angeles and Chicago leading the...
Published on May 29, 2022 - Page 5
DALLAS (AP) — Airlines and tourist destinations are expecting monster crowds this summer as travel restrictions ease and pandemic fatigue overcomes...
Published on May 29, 2022 - Page 23
NEW YORK — Blazers in knit fabrics, pants with drawstrings or elastic waists, and polo shirts as the new button-down. Welcome to the post-pandemic...
Published on May 29, 2022 - Page 23
Like many shoppers, I’ve noticed my grocery bill getting bigger: February food prices were 7.9% higher than a year ago, according to the U.S....
Published on May 29, 2022 - 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 May 29, 2022 - Page 23
DANVILLE — Look for the Master Gardeners at open-air markets in the area. They’ll be at the Ferry Street Growers’ Market at 330 Ferry St. in...
Published on May 29, 2022 - Page 28
NEW YORK (AP) — A journalist and former aide to Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy has a book coming out this fall, one of the first announced...
Published on May 28, 2022 - Page 7
Top administrative leaders for the Southern Baptist Convention, the largest Protestant denomination in America, said this week they will release a...
Published on May 28, 2022 - Page 10
LOS ANGELES (AP) — With surging gas prices redefining pain at the pump this Memorial Day weekend, many Americans are wondering whether to hit the...
Published on May 23, 2022 - Page 6
WASHINGTON (AP) —With prices across the economy — from food, gas and rent to cars, airfares and hotel rooms — soaring at their fastest pace in...
Published on May 22, 2022 - Page 22
NEW YORK (AP) — Former ABC News anchor Charles Gibson dropped out of the public eye upon his 2009 retirement. Prodded by his daughter Kate, he’s back...
Published on May 22, 2022 - Page 23
ALLISON PARK — When you live in a house passed down over generations, deep-time design opportunities lurk around every corner. There are so many ways...
Published on May 22, 2022 - Page 23
Air travel has nearly returned to pre-pandemic levels. Hotels are filling up and vacation rentals are booming. “Demand across the board for summer...