Modern Life

Published on October 2, 2022 - Page 6
By Sara Rathner For NerdWallet Does the thought of dealing with your debt make you want to go back to bed? More than 1 in 5 Americans (22%) are...
Published on October 2, 2022 - Page 6
By ANNIE MILLERBERND for NerdWallet Personal loans provide fast, unsecured funds that can pay for anything from home repairs to medical emergencies...
Published on October 2, 2022 - Page 23
By SHARON LURYE and REBECCA GRIESBACH Associated Press and AL.com Writers BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- Back-to-school has been shadowed by worries of a...
Published on October 2, 2022 - Page 23
By KIMBERLY PALMER NerdWallet Writer People often face competing savings priorities. We want it all: the travel, the house, the flush savings account...
Published on October 2, 2022 - Page 23
For many people, the arrival of autumn signals gardening time is about to end. But it doesn't have to. Many cold-weather vegetables can be grown with...
Published on October 2, 2022 - Page 23
Master Gardeners begin their Second Saturday Gardening Series webinars on Oct. 8 with “Putting Your Garden to Bed.”Register here: https://extension....
Published on October 2, 2022 - Page 28
NEW YORK (AP) -- The British author known for his news-making best-seller on Princess Diana has a biography of Queen Elizabeth II coming out Nov. 15...
Published on September 30, 2022 - Page 4
When her teenage daughter came out as a lesbian several years ago, one of the first things Caroline Joyce did was to Google, "Can you be gay and be a...
Published on September 30, 2022 - Page 18
By JAKE COYLE AP Film Writer NEW YORK -- Questions about the dangers of human tampering with nature have been in the DNA of the "Jurassic Park" films...
Published on September 30, 2022 - Page 18
Published on September 27, 2022 - Page 8
By JESSICA DAMIANO Associated Press Writer As summer winds down, we tend to focus on enjoying the last of the season's harvests, clearing away spent...
Published on September 25, 2022 - Page 23
By LEANNE ITALIE Associated Press Writer NEW YORK -- At 24, El Johnson has made up her mind she won't bear children. She and her girlfriend haven't...
Published on September 25, 2022 - Page 23
By KELSEY SHEEHY NerdWallet Writer Put 20% down when buying a home. Don’t spend more than 30% of your income on housing costs. Keep child care...
Published on September 25, 2022 - Page 23
Many of us have gotten used to cleaning up our yards and gardens in the autumn by removing dead annuals, perennials and leaves. However, the ways we...
Published on September 25, 2022 - Page 23
Let us answer your gardening questions in the Horticulture Building at the Bloomsburg Fair and at the Ferry Street Growers’ Market, Danville, on...
Published on September 24, 2022 - Page 6
Tourism rebounded this summer in Europe -- and Europe wasn't ready. Pandemic-related staff shortages led to massive lines and flight cancellations at...
Published on September 23, 2022 - Page 11
These days, staying at an Airbnb rarely involves big savings. Many listings are managed by corporate property management behemoths -- without the...
Published on September 19, 2022 - Page 6
Soaring real estate values mean many homeowners are awash in equity --the difference between what they owe and what their homes are worth. Spending...
Published on September 18, 2022 - Page 3
NEW YORK (AP) -- Novelist Gayl Jones is a fiction nominee for the National Book Award, the rare established name on a list of 10 that features eight...
Published on September 18, 2022 - Page 7
BOSTON (AP) -- The sex lives of constipated scorpions, cute ducklings with an innate sense of physics and a life-size rubber moose may not appear to...
Published on September 18, 2022 - Page 23
By BROOKE SCHULTZ and HEATHER HOLLINGSWORTH Associated Press/Report for America Writers HARRISBURG -- Braylon Price remembers struggling with pretty...
Published on September 18, 2022 - Page 23
By SARA RATHNER NerdWallet Writer There are times when taking on debt serves a purpose in your overall financial picture. Debt isn’t always bad. It’s...
Published on September 18, 2022 - Page 23
Our modern-day Christmas cactus ancestors came from the southeast mountainous rainforests of coastal Brazil. They lived above ground in trees where...
Published on September 18, 2022 - Page 23
Come to McBride Memorial Library, Berwick, for ”Putting Your Garden Tools to Bed” on Tuesday, at 6 p.m.
Published on September 18, 2022 - Page 28
NEW YORK (AP) -- Dallas Cowboy fans be warned: ESPN's Stephen A. Smith has a memoir coming out next year.13A, an imprint of Gallery Books, announced...
Published on September 17, 2022 - Page 7
By JESSICA DAMIANO Associated Press Writer As summer turns to fall, the garden may seem to fade into the background. But there's still plenty of...
Published on September 11, 2022 - Page 27
By KIM COOK Associated Press Writer We haven’t had the convenience of an in-home clothes washer and dryer all that long. Indoor plumbing and power...
Published on September 11, 2022 - Page 27
By SARA RATHNER NerdWallet Writer Remember grocery stores in 2020? The shelves were bare. We hid in our homes, occasionally braving the threat of...
Published on September 11, 2022 - Page 27
I can still picture the lilacs that grew in our yard when I was growing up, likely planted by my grandmother. The clusters of lavender flowers had a...
Published on September 11, 2022 - Page 27
Register for our annual Fall into Gardening webinar on September 17, from 9-11:15 a.m. Topics include “Composting: How, Why, What, When, and Where”...