Editor's note: This Optimist column first appeared in the Sunday Dispatch on Aug. 14, 1988. It has been edited for space.I used to have very little sympathy for smokers. Especially young ones.
March is here! March is National Nutrition Month, a time to reflect on our nutrition and physical activity. The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics celebrates March as National Nutrition Month yearly. This year's theme is “Bite into a...
Dear Editor,My name is Debbie Decker and my husband and I lost our home in Glendale, Pittston Township to fire on Jan. 11, 2015.
Editor's note: This week's nutrition column was written by Cassandra Fox, Marywood University intern.
Editor's Note: This column first appeared in the Sunday Dispatch on Feb. 19, 2006. It has been edited for space.
Have you ever awaken from sleep with butterflies dancing in the pit of your stomach and wondering why? Is it apprehension or anticipation of what might or might not transpire during the coming day?
Editor's note: This Optimist column first appeared in the Sunday Dispatch on Feb. 9, 1986. This column has been edited for space.
Editor's Note: This week's column was written by Cassandra Fox, Marywood University intern.
My son recently competed in a wrestling tournament and secured a second place win. I was thrilled. He was not. Apparently, his older brother's mantra of: “If you're not first, you're last” has been imbedded into his...
Question #1:What anniversary did the the Sunday Dispatch celebrate in February 1971?1971 - 44 years ago
I've seen the good, the bad and the ugly through my years of covering scholastic sports. But nothing warms my heart more than seeing a show of good sportsmanship at any level.
The Mediterranean eating plan comes from a group of countries that border the Mediterranean Sea. The traditional eating patterns have shown to be very heart friendly. Research, which is based on these eating patterns, comes from around the island of...
Editor's note: The Optimist column first appeared in the Feb. 15, 1987 edition of the Sunday Dispatch. This column has been edited for space.