Father’s Day gifts he will cherish

Through the years, he’s always been there to help you along. Show your appreciation for dad with special gifts he would love to receive. Check out these gift ideas to make this Father’s Day one he won’t forget.

Taraji P. Henson on Empire, its success

Taraji P. Henson is on a mission: To take her brand global following the success of Fox’s hit show Empire – and her breakout character Cookie Lyon.

Movie Review: 3 1/2 Minutes, Ten Bullets

Jordan Davis was born Feb. 16, 1995. Contrary to his belief, he was not named after the basketball legend Michael Jordan. His mom, Lucia McBath, insists she named him after the crossing over of the Jordan River, symbolizing a new ...

American Denial documents nation’s hidden biases

“Race is like a nerve, we hit it and everything explodes.” – Vince Brown, Harvard University

On a high note: Mixing your Kool-Aid

Yes, I am back talking about food again. Last time I was “Sharing a Burger.” This time I will give you something to wash it down with, Kool-Aid. I grew up drinking Kool-Aid. I still like it, just too much ...

Transform your outside space into a party place

Creating a perfect outdoor oasis – the first step toward a summer filled with carefree entertaining – requires careful planning for the entire space. While the arrival of spring is the perfect time to start thinking about landscape elements, don’t ...

Program empowers parents, hopes to save lives of teens

Every year, more than 4,700 lives are lost due to underage drinking. Teen alcohol use kills more people than all illegal drugs combined. About 30 percent of eighth graders have tried alcohol and about half of all 10th graders drink ...

Affordable summer tips to get youth active

As the school year comes to a close, it’s up to parents to make sure their kids’ summers are filled with opportunities for them to stay active. Summer programs and sports leagues are great, but they often require expensive participation ...

Prepping for pregnancy to avoid complications

Even before a woman decides to become pregnant, a thorough health assessment should be undertaken.

Walmart settles with Tracy Morgan after lawsuit regarding New Jersey Turnpike accident

Walmart and Benedict P. Morelli, attorney for Tracy Morgan, Ardley Fuqua, and Jeffrey Millea, today announced a settlement agreement, ending a lawsuit against Walmart arising out of a multi-vehicle accident on the New Jersey Turnpike that killed one man and ...

Celebrating the Memories: Sizzling celebration

On Memorial Day, family and friends will gather to remember loved ones who died while serving their country. When it’s time to feed the crowd, the grill offers the most mouth-watering recipes.

Grilling for a good cause

It’s time to throw on that apron and head outside. Memorial Day is the biggest grilling holiday of the year, and you’ll want to show off your barbecue expertise for hungry friends and family.

Fruit-filled ways to celebrate

Whether you anticipate fun-filled pool parties, laid-back picnics at the park or casual dinner parties at home, summer entertaining gets a little sweeter when you serve up the right desserts.

Garden-inspired gifts for mom

If you’re struggling to find the perfect gift for a mom who has it all, or just the right way to express your love and appreciation, this Mother’s Day you can give a gift that keeps on growing with items ...

The tub: playground to nurture baby’s development

From bath time to bedtime, there are a number of rituals parents participate in with their children that bring them closer together. These small acts provide a sense of security to little ones and serve as family bonding time. However, ...