One last hurrah

It’s now or never. Hot or not, it’s time to reallllly savor what’s left of summer. For youngsters in Schuylkill and surrounding counties, school bells ring on the morning of Monday, Aug. 25. So get in that extra swim, trip to the beach or amusement...

His death hits young ones

While I’ve relinquished full-time cheerleading coaching duties, I’m making a preseason guest appearance to teach a dance routine for the one squad. Working to find the song on my smartphone, my Yahoo.com website popped up on my screen. A yellow breaking...

Natural part of life, shoot

While some might find a mother breastfeeding her infant in public offensive, actress Olivia Wilde went an extra step to really put it out there — literally. She lovingly nursed her son, Otis, 3 months, during a photo shoot for Glamour magazine. Wearing heels, a...

Dare to be barefoot?

As summer races to an unfortunate close with the start of August, it’s now or never to take the time to savor the things that make the season so great. I’m sure lots of things come to mind. For me, summer is beautiful sunny days — some just right,...