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Do gloves make food preparation safer?

A couple months ago, fellow business reporter Sean Adkins wrote about sushi chefs who were complaining about the glove-wearing requirement by the New York City Health Department. They told the New York Times that they could not perform their jobs … Continue reading

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People feel the same about horseradish as they do about the Affordable Care Act

Sean Adkins shows how the health care law is similar to digesting horseradish

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Interested in York County health inspections? Watch this video

Health inspection results are all about context. At least, that’s George Leight’s take on the annual state-run check-ups. The owner of Fuddruckers in Springettsbury Township maintains that a restaurant can be spotless and still fail to be in compliance with … Continue reading

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Would you eat at a restaurant that bends health inspection rules?

I’m not a big sushi fan. In fact, I’d go as far to say that I don’t like sushi. At all. However, I do have friends who swear by sliced raw fish. And, from what I can tell, a minor … Continue reading

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Guys are spending again … on bags and bracelets

Remember when Lauren Boyer asked if it was odd that her father got a bracelet from Santa? Apparently not. Her dad is just one of many men now splurging on everything from bags to bracelets, according to the New York … Continue reading

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Get ready for higher natural gas prices

Soon, residents may open their natural gas bills with a groan. As soon as this week, state legislators could approve a bill that would impose an impact fee on natural gas producers. Right now, Pennsylvania is the only state which … Continue reading

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Mail call: Mobile journalism, transparency

I received an email Monday from a reader who complimented our efforts on mobile journalism and peek behind the curtain on how we cover some of the news locally. Barry Ness is the writer and said I could mention the … Continue reading

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Pet care in the economy – what to do when money gets tight

Pets are a lot of work. They’re also pretty expensive. Trust me, I know. I have to put up with these little monsters on a regular basis:               Note: I’m actually obsessed with them … Continue reading

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Save my door frame!

I have two dogs and, while they’re fun to be around, they can destructive. My Cocker Spaniel, Luke, has taken to clawing the door frame that leads into my mudroom. I assume he’s under the impression that, by digging into … Continue reading

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Saving on gas

Want to save money? Try running your car on pure gas rather than fuel mixed with ethanol. Last week, I took a road trip to Roanoke, Va. Before I left York County, I filled up on gasoline that contains no … Continue reading

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