Columns

MY LIFE – Climbing onto the pumpkin train

As usual, I may be a day late and a dollar short, but it looks like I am ready to jump on board the pumpkin train. You know the train I mean, don’t you? The one that actually left the station weeks... more

THE RECIPE BOX – Italian mom shares spaghetti and meatballs recipe

CUMBERLAND — Growing up 100 percent Italian in Landsdowne, Pa., and attending Catholic schools taught Theresa Melvin one thing, “Do as you are told.” She was the youngest of two children born to... more

FILM UNFILTERED – Smith takes on double role in ‘Gemini Man’

HHH Will Smith enjoyed a lift to his somewhat stagnant career earlier this year when he portrayed the genie in Disney’s “Aladdin,” which has grossed over $1 billion at theaters and is the fifth film... more

TRADITIONAL PARENTING – The ‘Doctor’ is a valuable disciplinary tool

I have good news for parents: You do not need more than a few tools in your disciplinary tool-bag. One especially valuable tool, one that belongs in every modern home, is the “Doctor.” The Doctor is... more