| Sep 7, 2010
Eating healthy and working out are two key components to a healthy life style, and that's just what hundreds of students from New Orleans are focusing on along side former NFL stars. ABC26 News Reporter Vanessa Bolano shows us what they're up to.
| Aug 10, 2011
The drunk-with-debt metaphors, like our debt itself, don't appear to be going away any time soon.
We spend like drunken sailors. The debt-deal is like curing a drunk with vodka. And from columnist Jonah Goldberg this week: "The tea party is like the...
| Aug 16, 2011
| 6:20 PM
On an invitingly bright summer day, the reading room at the Historical Society of Pennsylvania starts filling up nonetheless as soon as the doors open: professors, Ph.D. candidates and amateur genealogists alike stream in to spend hours perusing the...
| Aug 16, 2011
| 3:39 PM
"Paris Was Ours: Thirty-Two Writers Reflect on the City of Light" Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, $15.95
In the introduction, editor Penelope Rowlands recalls when she and her then-boyfriend first arrived in Paris. It took a while for the then-20-year-...
| Aug 19, 2011
| 10:38 AM
It's brilliant and blustery atop the tallest building in Annapolis, a bank of white clouds scudding quickly across the sky. John Greenwalt Lee leans against a temporary railing, gazing down with fondness on the town he calls home.
A few blocks to the...
| Aug 16, 2011
| 11:23 AM
Franklin County was founded in 1785 and was named after Benjamin Franklin. Since the 1980s, much of the residential growth has been around Smith Mountain lake, attracting many commuters and many retirees. Franklin County is...
| Aug 24, 2011
| 10:49 AM
Since the earliest days of our foundation, our forefathers and their forefathers have celebrated something resembling National Duck Out of Work for a Drink Day.
It's always day of camarederie, merriment, and spending 15 minutes away from what, even...
| Aug 31, 2011
| 5:15 PM
Breaking from the tradition of beginning the school year with the city's Blue Ribbon recipients and highest performers, Baltimore schools CEO Andrés Alonso personally welcomed back students and staff who will take part in radical transformations at...
| Sep 2, 2011
| 3:32 AM
"We often suffer, but we are never crushed. Even when we don’t know what to do, we never give up."
Ahhh yes, you can count on Captain America for words of wisdom.
Or can you?
The above quote is actually a scripture verse, II Corinthians 4:8....
| Apr 2, 2011
| 6:25 PM
NEWPORT BEACH — Mariners Elementary School second-graders came up with answers for who "invented" electricity — Benjamin Franklin and Thomas Edison, they responded — but the question turned out to be a trick.
A learning trick, that is....
| Apr 11, 2011
| 8:08 AM
The Coterie Theater is doing a production about Benjamin Franklin. Benjamin Franklin's Apprentice is a play about Franklin's family life and shows ideas about how is curiosity about science led to the invention of light. Th Coterie is located at Crown...