Why The Harsh Winter?

Surely there's a simple, scientific explanation for this messThe effects of weather can be tormenting, but the language of weather is exhilarating, with a glossary that sounds like a collision between physics and gymnastics: decadal oscillations, transverse rolls, temperature inversions, polar vortexes.

Sections:  u.s.   
Topics:  Pennsylvania   Lehigh County   Allentown   
  • Democrats will lead U.D. school board for next year
    UPPER DARBY A strong political shift on the Upper Darby School Board yielded no party-line division when it came to picking leaders and other matters at the first business meeting since Democrats swept all the school board races in the municipal elections.The board's ranking, Democrat Rachel Mitchell, was selected as board president as she starts her second term. More
  • Schoolhouse seniors and guests celebrate holidays at Springhaven party
    NETHER PROVIDENCE The Springhaven Club was rocking with Christmas spirit recently when 160 Schoolhouse Center members and their guests socialized, ate, danced and visited with Santa at the center's 40th annual holiday celebration."Schoolhouse is a special place. We're a special family," remarked Schoolhouse Executive Director Kim McDaniel as she fondly watched a roomful of seniors, decked out in festive red and green holiday wear, cutting the rug on the dance floor, laughing, talking and sharing in the fun afternoon. More
  • Families to benefit from Santora's re-election announcement
    UPPER DARBY State Rep. Jamie Santora, R-163 of Drexel Hill, officially kicked off his re-election campaign on Sunday by getting into the holiday spirit and collecting toys for the less fortunate.Santora made appearances with Santa Claus at Anthony's Ristorante in Drexel Hill and Clifton Heights Fire Company to get a healthy jolt on his re-election toy drive which will benefit his constituents over the four municipalities he serves - Aldan, Clifton Heights, Upper Darby and Haverford. More
  • Guest Column: When religious 'freedom' becomes discrimination
    The U.S. Supreme Court is considering a case that threatens to redefine the concept of religious liberty in America to the point that some people's ability to freely practice religion will be threatened. A Christian bakery in Colorado, Masterpiece Cakeshop, claims that it has a First Amendment right to refuse to sell a cake to a gay couple as part of their same-gender marriage celebration - in violation of a Colorado nondiscrimination law and disregarding the religious freedom of its customers. More
  • Editorial: Libre's Law will allow Pa. to tackle animal cruelty
    Pet owners may want to familiarize themselves with the state's new animal-abuse laws before frigid weather sets in.Libre's Law, which was approved this summer and signed into law by Gov. Tom Wolf, sets requirements on how long an animal is allowed to be tethered outside in adverse conditions. More
  • ANC Leadership Race: Profile – With five days to go, who is Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma?
    Jill of all trades but really, mistress of none, Carien has of late been a political tourist chasing elections and summits in various parts of the world, especially in Africa. After spending her student days at political rallies in South Africa right ...
    12/10/2017 - 6:53 pm | View Link
  • Sen. Mitch McConnell Backs Idea of Taking Income- or Property-Tax Deduction
    The Senate’s top Republican endorsed an idea being pursued by California Republicans to allow taxpayers to choose between deducting up to $10,000 in property taxes or state and local income taxes. “That sounds like a kind of reasonable idea,” Senate ...
    12/10/2017 - 6:46 pm | View Link
  • Q&A: UI president talks tuition, alcohol, sexual assault
    The Daily Iowan sat down with University of Iowa President Bruce Harreld to discuss some issues and topics relevant to the UI this semester. Highlights: – There are discussions about the possibility of creating a cultural corridor near the West Side ...
    12/10/2017 - 6:34 pm | View Link
  • The Racist Right Looks Left
    Sign up for Take Action Now and we’ll send you three meaningful actions every Tuesday. Thank you for signing up. For more from The Nation, check out our latest issue. The Nation is reader supported: Chip in $10 or more to help us continue to write about ...
    12/10/2017 - 5:48 pm | View Link
  • How the scrappy TED conference became a juggernaut worth millions — and where it wants to go next
    TED, the media organization behind the popular ideas conference and video talks, is expanding. The 33-year-old company has stayed out of politics for most of its existence, but as political tensions create a crisis of ideas, TED now has to figure out where ...
    12/10/2017 - 5:04 pm | View Link
  • More
  • Harsh | Definition of Harsh by Merriam-Webster
    Define harsh: having a coarse uneven surface that is rough or unpleasant to the touch — harsh in a sentence
    12/4/2017 - 4:08 pm | View Website
  • Urban Dictionary: harsh
    Unusually or overly cruel, referring either to specific actions or circumstances.
    12/4/2017 - 6:42 am | View Website
  • Harsh | Define Harsh at Dictionary.com
    Harsh definition, ungentle and unpleasant in action or effect: harsh treatment; harsh manners. See more.
    12/4/2017 - 3:58 am | View Website
  • Harsh
    Definition of harsh written for English Language Learners from the Merriam-Webster Learner's Dictionary with audio pronunciations, usage examples, and count/noncount ...
    12/3/2017 - 11:33 pm | View Website
  • Harsh
    Harsh may refer to:noun. Harsh noise, a genre of noise music; Harsh voice, the production of speech sounds with a constricted laryngeal cavity; People. People with ...
    12/3/2017 - 11:04 pm | View Website
  • More
Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More U.s. News