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June Is for Weddings, January Is for Divorce

As a media commentator on family law issues, I invariably get calls from producers in January to talk about the spike in divorce filings that […]

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My Mom and I Own a Fantasy Football Team

The NBA lockout had me worried. I enjoy watching basketball, so the loss of a Sixers season would be disappointing. But there was always my […]

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Snow Leopard Cubs Debut at Zoo Tomorrow

The first pair of snow leopard cubs born at the Philadelphia zoo will make their first public appearance tomorrow morning. The cubs—Kimti and Dian—haven’t been […]

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Penn Museum’s Awesome Domino Display

“Travel The World With Games” will be at the Penn Museum this weekend. Board games will likely dominate a majority of the weekend’s festivities, but […]

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Nightmare at Great Adventure

We knew that Great Adventure was a crowded and overly expensive amusement park. But it hardly seems like summer without a coaster ride, and we […]

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18 Seconds

Joanie Logan was only three years old, but she had a presence you could not ignore. As smart and confident as she was beautiful, she […]

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Mother’s Day Goes Gay

For the child of lesbians, Mother’s Day is never simple. Sunday was no exception. For starters, how many Mother’s Day cards should my daughter buy? […]

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What Will It Take to Change the Way We Drive?

Nearly two years ago, my 19-year-old daughter, Casey, was walking to her summer job on the Ocean City boardwalk. It was a beautiful, sunny day, […]

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Getting Father of the Bride’s Permission Before Proposing

It started with a phone call. My daughter’s longtime boyfriend asked if he could take me out to lunch. He had never called me before, […]