Even though our area has had a mild winter, there may be parts of your home turf that may have suffered winter damage...
Next week is Screen Free Week. It’s a good time for parents to review how much time their children spend in front of a TV, computer, cell phone or video game.
With the growing number of "milks" on the market, it can be confusing when deciding which to select. How do you know which is best for you nutritionally as well as taste and cost? Find out how they compare.
Friday is Earth Day which serves as a reminder for us to protect our environment.
Fruit growers are wondering if they will have any fruit this summer.
Now that spring weather, with unusually high temperatures, came early to many parts of the Northeast and most woody trees and shrubs have broken bud and flowered almost a month early, we have suddenly dipped back into winter with below freezing temperatures.
Parenting is one of the toughest jobs one can have. Good parenting takes lots of patience, understanding and perseverance.
April is Stress Awareness Month. Stress is a normal part of life and can be caused by major life events like death or divorce, or by daily problems, worries and demands...
What’s not to like about daffodils?
Penn State Extension has planned ten educational meetings for commercial tree fruit growers this spring, beginning April 14. It's time to choose your location!
It’s about time to start seeding tomatoes, peppers, and eggplants. Start seeding now if you plan to transplant into your garden in mid-May.
Spring is here - time for spring cleaning!
Easter is second to Halloween as the most important candy-eating occasion of the year...
Looking to save some money on your food bill? Keep dinners on Monday meatless. However, it sounds easier than it is, especially if you tend to eat out on Mondays or don’t traditionally cook with beans, otherwise known as legumes!
Feel like you are throwing your grocery money away? If you find yourself throwing out food that you think isn’t safe to eat, you may be throwing money away.
We have experienced one of the mildest winters on record, in stark contrast to year’s record lows.
National Nutrition Month is an educational campaign conducted every year in March by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.
Gather your family and friends, or co-workers to form teams of up to five people. Registered teams will take a virtual walk of a scenic route across Pennsylvania.
The Penn State Extension Lackawanna, Luzerne, and Wyoming County offices are now accepting applications for the 2016 Master Watershed Steward Program. The program provides people who are enthusiastic about the environment with the information and skills necessary to share their experience and knowledge with others.
It is time to prune your apple and pear trees if you have not yet done it.