Guest Column

February 24, 2022

As a result of inflation, Americans across the country are facing higher prices for everyday necessities. This reality has exacerbated the financial hardship felt by millions of families struggling to afford the high-priced medication they need to survive. Many patients who rely on prescription ...

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Black history is American history. We hear that said a lot each February during Black History Month to remind us of the immeasurable contributions made by Black Americans. Black history deserves recognition everywhere, but it takes on additional significance in Burlington County, which is so ...

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Dear YMCA Friends, I know I'm not the only one looking back at the last two years seeing life lessons and silver linings. For me and our YMCA teams, it comes back to a simple, meaningful message that I've been repeating even before the onset of the pandemic: We are stronger together.  These ...

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Dear YMCA Friends, I know I'm not the only one looking back at the last two years seeing life lessons and silver linings. For me and our YMCA teams, it comes back to a simple, meaningful message that I've been repeating even before the onset of the pandemic: We are stronger together.  These ...

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Dear YMCA Friends, I know I'm not the only one looking back at the last two years seeing life lessons and silver linings. For me and our YMCA teams, it comes back to a simple, meaningful message that I've been repeating even before the onset of the pandemic: We are stronger together.  These ...

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I guess you can say gardening was always in Jenn and Peter Cipriano’s blood. She always gravitated toward plants and people, working in a garden center in Milford, Conn., at 15. She wanted to go to Cornell University and study horticulture, which she did, graduating in 1998. One summer while in ...

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When I was in college, I spent a semester abroad in Madrid. My family had friendly ties there at the time. In February 2020, I brought my son and my husband to Madrid – the first time overseas for both – to visit my sister and brother-in-law who now live there. We visited my old haunts, tourist ...

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