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Way back in the distant past, the year 2020 shall we say, around August, certainly by December, the CDC began to announce its suggested protocols for administering the COVID-19 vaccine. more
The Philadelphia chapter of the American Association of Architects gave this year’s top Thomas Walter award to a West Oak Lane resident, Tiffany Millner, who mentors high school students. more
Every site described in Mark O'Connell's "Personal Journey" can be seen on YouTube. So, why write a book? What does a book offer that an assemblage of pixels does not? more
Is there some way in which you're hoping to live a more creative life this year? Are you hoping to express yourself? Begin wood sculpting, or quilting, or writing a novel or memoir? Writing songs? more
In looking back over my reading list for this year I was surprised to see that the great majority of books I read were on my Kindle. more
Thanksgiving may be over but it's never too late to be grateful. In this time between White House administrations, nobody's looking if you want to get some international business done. You can't … more
Spending more time outside during this pandemic gives us the opportunity to explore new places and learn more about our neighborhood. Ever popular are the paths on either side of the Cresheim … more
I was at work one day in 2001 when my wife phoned and said I should come home. An airplane had crashed into the World Trade Tower in New York. Something was going on. It didn't seem like an accident. … more
This being the Local's last issue before the election, it's time to summon up some of the issues this writer is glad to have over with. And then give thanks where it's due. If we all figure out … more
As long as Covid 19 beats the drum, our schools will keep struggling to walk the tightrope between personal and remote learning. Most American schools are offering both formats, in some fashion, now … more
Former Trump lawyer Michael Cohen doesn't look tough, though he says he is tough, very tough, or at least, used to be tough, very very tough – vicious even, on Mr. Trump's behalf – very … more
The publishing world has burped up nearly a book a day this year about President Donald Trump and his inner circle. Most of them are negative, bearing big-think titles such as: "Fear: Trump in the … more
Friend-of-the-family Betsy Berk writes us very enjoyable emails from Congress Park in Denver, Colorado, a place, she says, where everyone smells like barbecued hams lately because of the drifting … more
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