July 8, 2010 RSS feed / Features

Ways The Great Recession Has Changed Americans

More than half of Americans in the work force have lost a job, taken a pay cut, or faced cutbacks in paid hours on the job as a result of the recession that began in 2007. More...

Light Up Your Garden

Plant sparklers in your garden for a shimmering garden. I am not referring to garden lights, but silver foliaged plants to light up your landscape.   The silver leafed plants complement many annuals and perennials. More...

Creation Festival Draws Numerous Fans, Faithful

MOUNT UNION, Pa. (AP) – Sarah Mills of Doylestown has made the trip to the Creation festival every year of her life, her dad says.   She is 4 years old.   “Her first year, she was 8 months old. More...

Philly Uses $25M In Stimulus To Fight Fat, Smoking

PHILADELPHIA (AP) – In the bleak cityscape of Philadelphia’s poorer neighborhoods, the corner store is both convenience and curse, stocking milk and cheese, as well as junk food and cigarettes. More...

Will Corbett, Onorato Answer The Deficit Question?

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) – Tom Corbett, Pennsylvania’s Republican attorney general who is running for governor, is in a tough spot.   More...