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Jackson wants to win in his return to the Eagles

He is a talent who rises above most, and with that blessing comes the curse of numerical expectations: When DeSean Jackson lines up on the field, he attracts attention. He is the one the...

Meditation Column: Ego — Friend or Foe?

Ego refers to that part of us from which we derive our sense of self-worth or importance. For most, ego plays a major part in how we identify ourselves. It is that part of...

Letters to the Editor

‘Why’ of speed cushions In response to Rich Cohen’s Letter to the Editor, “No speed cushions,” published on April 3 in the Northeast Times: I can relate my long experience with Bloomfield Avenue. I also live...

Peters being counted on to protect Wentz

The new wave of Philadelphia sports stars is here – Bryce Harper with the Phillies, Joel Embiid with the Sixers, Carter Hart with the Flyers and still in his early seasons with the Eagles,...

Meditation Column: Repetition an important part of meditation

Repetition; defined, it is the act of doing something again, whether it is something in text, verbal or in action. Many things around us are in a constant state of repetition, the cycle of...

Letters to the Editor

Ban toxic Styrofoam Earlier this month, the Maryland House of Delegates and Senate passed legislation to ban polystyrene foam — aka Styrofoam — making Maryland the first state to take such a prestigious stand against...

RB Jordan Howard fills an obvious need for Eagles

At the minimal cost of a 2020 sixth-round draft pick that could become a fifth-round selection, the Eagles put the cherry on the top of a complete and effective free-agency period when they acquired...

Letters to the Editor

Action needed on Medicare In response to an op-ed “Boyle: Social Security has been an incredible success,” published on Feb. 27 in the Northeast Times:  Not surprisingly, Brendan Boyle’s recent letter about Social Security tells everyone...

Meditation Column: Pay attention to the things going on around you

The act of observing: to look upon another human, an object, a situation, etc. Some people observe to gain knowledge of something or someone. Some also observe to draw conclusions and understanding in order...

Eagles have improved in free agency

Free agency has largely come and gone, with most of the NFL’s attention turned toward the NFL Draft four weeks from now, so the question begs to be answered: What did the Eagles accomplish...
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