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'Girls on Fire': A good beach read with a dark side

05/20/2016 02:37 PM EDT
It's 1991 and Hannah Dexter is making her way through high school in Battle Creek, Pennsylvania, trying to fit in without attracting too much of the ire of queen bee and mean girl Nikki Drummond. 
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HEALTH & SCIENCE
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Living with pulmonary fibrosis

John Dominguez can't wait to get back out on the golf course. Before the Dalton, Mass. Full Story
FOOD
Margaret Button | Kitchen comfort: You can't fool with Mother Nature

So, what does it take to turn two horse troughs into raised gardens? The answer, for this year at least, seems to be 40 bags of soil, eight tomato plants, six pepper plants, one eggplant plant and a pot each of oregano, cilantro and basil. Full Story
OUTDOORS
Stargazers: Spot Saturn, Lord of the Rings

It is often said that beauty lies in the eye of the beholder. So, if I were to ask which is the most beautiful of all the planets, I would expect a variety of answers. Full Story
Berkshire Lifestyles
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'Girls on Fire': A good beach read with a dark side

05/20/2016 02:37 PM EDT
It's 1991 and Hannah Dexter is making her way through high school in Battle Creek, Pennsylvania, trying to fit in without attracting too much of the ire of queen bee and mean girl Nikki Drummond. 
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Author Nevada Barr's 'Boar Island' one of best in series
05/20/2016 02:37 PM EDT - Nevada Barr's vivid novels about National Park Service Ranger Anna Pigeon have allowed readers to take visceral tours of more U. Full Story

'The Second Life of Nick Mason' is a fast-paced, suspenseful read
05/20/2016 02:37 PM EDT - Nine months after splitting with his longtime publisher, St. Martin's Press, in a public dispute over marketing plans, two-time Edgar Award winner Steve Hamilton returns with a new publisher, a new anti-hero and a movie deal with Lionsgate for the new book. Full Story

App 4 U: Britney Spears releases mobile game
05/20/2016 02:33 PM EDT - LOS ANGELES >> Can mobile game maker Glu do it again? After finding success with titles starring the Kardashians, the company is launching "Britney Spears: American Dream" this week. Full Story

Short Answers: Take the easy way out for email
05/20/2016 02:32 PM EDT - Dear Short Answers >> I have several friends who have more than one email address. Full Story