The Central Bucks School District is set to adopt controversial library policy 109.2, despite overwhelming concerns expressed by parents, students, teachers, Central Bucks librarians, NAACP, PFLAG, Pennsylvania School Library Association, the Education Law Center, the ACLU of PA, and the 59 organizations within the National Coalition Against Censorship, not countingRead More →

Amid pointed criticism from survivors and wrangling over the course of deliberations, lawmakers on Monday defended their decision to increase Governor Charlie Baker’s so-called dangerousness bill by arguing it could subject defendants to unnecessary detention and would conflict with other criminal justice reforms. In five ’roundtables’ over the past sevenRead More →

People may be reading less these days, but that doesn’t mean they don’t need shelf space for books, decor, knick-knacks, and other accessories they like to store and display. This is where a built-in bookcase or custom open cabinet can help; it can serve the practical purpose of organizing andRead More →

Year of construction: 1927 (last updated in the 90s) Team: Liz Marchant Ourston, interior designer; Paragon Construction, builder; Limonata Creative, styling Chronology: Nine months (including delays related to Covid) Mike Heenan and Charlie Kindermann initially planned to downsize. Instead, they fell in love with a Mount Pleasant townhouse almost twiceRead More →

Louis Cheslaw, a Briton, has written for publications on both sides of the Atlantic, on topics such as travel, grooming, books and men’s fashion. Photo: Louis Cheslaw A few years ago I reached a point where I had too many books and too little storage to their. Realizing that IRead More →