Gilbertsville >> July 1, 2013, may seem like just a date to most people but for Sandra Monyer, it was the day she began a 100-pound weight-loss journey that allowed her to stop taking Type 2 diabetes medication. On the morning of July 1, she came down the steps and weighed herself. The number that showed up was 270 pounds and Monyer made the decision t […]
This Halloween, scare up some fun… with food. Dust off the cauldron, try some bewitching new recipes and become the ghostess with the mostess."It really is just so much fun with the kids," described Kathy Wolper of Kathy's Just Desserts in East Norriton. "It just makes me smile." To make others smile, the kitchen whiz performs a litt […]
I am an atheist, but have never wavered in my conviction that persons with religious beliefs are entitled to the same freedom of choice as me. And in my vocation as a reporter, the person who has most influenced me was the late Frances Sweeney, a deeply religious Catholic editor of a penetratingly independent Boston newspaper where I first became a journalis […]
NEW YORK >> Amazon is hiring 80,000 seasonal workers for its distribution centers as it looks to improve its shipping efficiency during the crucial holiday season.The figure is a 14 percent increase over last year's hiring of 70,000 workers, as Amazon has been opening more distribution centers.