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Health Beat: Handling homework

For the Daily News   Over the years, I’ve been asked many times to give a “professional opinion” about homework, but the truth is, I ... Read more

A Quiet Destination for Beach-goers

A Quiet Destination for Beach-goers

By Joan Sears For the Daily News If you are in Engelhard and ask folks what’s new about town they will likely tell you “not ... Read more

Back to School: How to pack a power lunch for kids

Back to School: How to pack a power lunch for kids

Believe it or not, school is upon us, and about 40 percent of elementary school students will be heading off to school with a packed ... Read more

From the shark’s point view, Aug. 26, 2014

 Discovery Channel’s recent “Shark Week” programming and the repetitive showings of the four “Jaws” movies on the American Movie Classics and Spike cable networks this ... Read more

BOATING TIPS: Boating rules of the road: Don’t risk a fine or worse, jail time

By BIFF MATTHEWS, Pamlico Sail and Power Squadron For the Daily News   Not following boating’s Rules of the Road and common boating courtesy can ... Read more