Dear Abby: Yesterday, my daughter informed me that her boyfriend will soon come to me to ask for her hand in marriage. She also told me she intends to have both her stepfather and me walk her down the aisle. This creates a huge problem for me.
A baby born today has a sun in Capricorn until 3:40 p.m., when the sun enters Aquarius, and a moon in Aries.
Crossword puzzles are one of the most popular pastimes in the world.
Dear Abby: As a way to manage my stress and anxiety when COVID hit, I started to exercise. Neither my husband, “Chris,” nor I had ever been into fitness at all. As the months have gone on, I have realized the power of being healthy, and I try to exercise every day. The problem? Chris is angr…
HARRISBURG — Two area wineries — one in Schuylkill County and the other in Snyder County — were among the 26 that entered the 2021 Pennsylvania Farm Show competition, and came home with several medals.
MILTON — Kelly Jones carries with her fond memories of growing up at a Yogi Bear's Jellystone Park Camp-Resort.
(Editor’s Note: This is the first part of a two-column set about the first settlers in the Susquehanna River Valley. The second column will be published next Saturday, Jan. 23.)
With the late small game season running until Feb. 27, now is a great time to head afield to do a little hunting. Not only will these animals likely be out feeding, but the late season offers some of the best opportunities to connect on these critters, as the lack of leaves make both squirre…
Sometimes you just blunder into a life lesson. For example, I never bought a pickup truck when I was in my 20s because I couldn’t drive a stick shift.
I admit that my title for this column is a strange one, but there is an explanation.
Q: Greg, to this day I’m still a Mopar and Plymouth lover. Why did Chrysler let Plymouth go? I know Dodge is still their everyday consumer car, but Plymouth, I feel, was more popular. Thanks much,
This week, we’re driving the 2021 GMC Canyon pickup, delivered in 4WD Crew Cab dress and featuring the AT4 off-road suspension package. There are new model designations for 2021, with Elevation, AT4 and Denali trims available in numerous wheelbase and bed length formats.
For decades, studies have touted the benefit of spending time outdoors. From mental health to the obvious physical benefits of an active outdoor lifestyle, more and more is being learned about the positive effect nature has on our general well-being.
Dear Abby: A friend of mine from college (I graduated four years ago) is incredibly kind but terrible at keeping in touch. She has never been good at responding to texts, but now that we no longer live in the same area, we don’t communicate.
A baby born today has a sun in Capricorn and a moon in Pisces.
LEWISBURG — The Weis Center for the Performing Arts at Bucknell University will offer five virtual performances in spring 2021. The virtual performances, called Weis Center Streams, are free thanks to the generosity of sponsors, but registration is required by calling the Campus Box Office at 570-577-1000 or online at Bucknell.edu/BoxOffice.
Dear Abby: My husband and I are both enlisted Army (he — 20 years, two Iraq deployments; I — 15 years, one Iraq deployment). We met in the service and have been married for 10 years.
Dear Abby: I’m a mom of three young adults, a daughter and two sons. The oldest recently married. My youngest is finishing his last two years of college out of state. Three months ago, he met a young lady.
Dear Abby: I’m a 24-year-old woman who has been married for four years. My husband, “Jerry,” and I have two young boys. Jerry is military. I stay at home with the kids and work part time online on an associate degree. We struggle financially, but our basic needs are met and, overall, I’m hap…
A baby born today has a sun in Capricorn and a moon in Capricorn until 11:44 a.m., when the moon enters Aquarius.
Winter is chicory season. Chicories are the often-labeled bitter greens, which include radicchio, endive, puntarelle and escarole. Bunches and heads of chicory are prolific throughout the season, difficult to miss with their with dramatic frilly, spiky and cone-headed leaves. And while their bitterness can be off-putting to some, at winter’s peak, chicories are crisp, juicy, nutty and mildly sweet — all qualities that pleasantly balance their natural bitterness.
No one is immune to the occasional bad mood. Whether it’s the weather, waking up on the wrong side of the bed or another variable, various factors can have an adverse affect on a person’s mood.
Dear Abby: My husband and I are going on 19 years of marriage and have three teenage girls. We have had multiple rounds of marriage counseling, mostly with good results, although the benefits seem to be short-lived. Most of our problems have stemmed from my husband’s drinking or smoking pot.…
Dear Abby: A new single pastor was assigned to my church. He asked if I was single and if I had kids. I told him no, and we began having an affair.
A baby born today has a sun in Capricorn and a moon in Sagittarius until 8:30 a.m., when the moon enters Capricorn.
Dear Abby: I am a 72-year-old divorcee. I live alone in a 55-and-older community where I have many friends and an active life.
A baby born today has a sun in Capricorn and a moon in Scorpio until 6:15 a.m., when the moon enters Sagittarius.
Q: Greg, I enjoyed your article about the car manufacturers agreeing to stay out of racing back in the late 1950s, even though many still raced. I’m wondering how the Corvette Grand Sports, built to race against the Ford Cobra, survived as General Motors did stop its corporate racing program…
Winter hiking is a favorite of many, and for many reasons.
Over the course of a decade, Hammersley Fork — a tributary of Kettle Creek in portions of Potter and Clinton counties — had jumped its bank and traveled down a stretch of road.
Sitting at my Riverkeeper desk on the eve of a new year and reflecting on the whirlwind of change for me and my family in 2020, I find myself distracted.
It was the first week of the early archery season back in October and my wife, Karen, and I were ready to call it a day. Leaving the swamp and heading back to the field, which we would cross to return to our truck, I spotted something that didn’t look like it belonged there.
For someone so unselfish and so humble, it seems strange that the possessive pronoun “my” is the way I remember Elizabeth “Liz” M. Veach, my mother-in-law.
LEWISBURG — Andrea Tufo recently learned personally that COVID-19 is no ordinary disease.
You win some and you lose some. However, it seems the older you get, you wind up doing more losing than winning. I should be used to that rooting for Philadelphia pro sports teams.
This week, we’re driving the 2021 Nissan Sentra, completely redesigned in 2020 and now listed by the EPA as a five-passenger, midsize sedan instead of a compact-class sedan. This new Sentra still offers its low entry price, lots of safety features and its impressive new generation styling.
Dear Abby: I have been in a relationship with a wonderful man, “Andy,” for two years. I couldn’t ask for a better partner. We are both divorced with children, and they get along like brothers and sisters.
A baby born today has a sun in Capricorn and a moon in Scorpio.
When in need of a beverage to warm them up, billions of people across the globe routinely look to tea. That choice has been made since ancient times, as various historians trace the habitual consumption of tea to ancient China.
Potato pancakes are traditionally served during Chanukah celebrations. This dish is often referred to as “latkes,” a Yiddish word that loosely translates to “little oily thing.”
Dear Abby: I came to this country 30 years ago, at 16. My parents were very abusive and neglectful, so my uncle in the U.S. took me in. I have worked with therapists and my mind is clear about my past.
A baby born today has a sun in Capricorn and a moon in Libra until 3:53 a.m., when the moon enters Scorpio.
Dear Abby: When my husband and I were first married, I had no idea why his mother and sisters were so hostile. When they started treating our children the same way, my husband finally addressed the issue. We moved out of town, and he finally told me that when he was in his teens and early 20…
A baby born today has a sun in Capricorn and a moon in Libra.
Since summertime, the very bright planet Venus has held court in the Shamokin morning sky while Jupiter and Saturn have been headliners in the evening heavens.
Dear Abby: I am a single father of three wonderful kids. When my wife and I separated, we agreed to 50/50 custody and a property settlement. Everything went smoothly. A year later I requested, and was granted, full custody of my children. Their mom has visitation, but that’s it.
A baby born today has a sun in Capricorn and a moon in Virgo until 12:42 a.m., when the moon enters Libra.
Dear Abby: My father passed away a few months ago. My brother lives out of state, so emptying the house has been up to me. Shortly after the funeral, my adult son (the only grandchild) arrived and loaded his car with all the toilet paper, paper towels, light bulbs, cleaning products, etc. He…
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