| Dec 7, 2014
| 7:59 PM
Capital Prep capped off its first undefeated season with its second straight championship last year, beating Weaver in the Class L final.
The Trailblazers (27-0) will look to repeat that achievement this season with a similar cast of characters,...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 7:07 AM
The YMCA of Broward County will come together to celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with the 11th annual “Martin Luther King Jr. Inspirational Breakfast” Jan. 16 and the “YMCA MLK Day of Service” Jan. 19. ...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 8:35 PM
By Wayne Fish
Of Calkins Media
UNIONDALE, N.Y. – The road has not been kind to the Flyers this season and those woes continued on Monday night with another loss, this one by a shootout.
But it was no fault of goaltender Steve Mason, who had to...
| Nov 18, 2014
| 7:32 AM
New Trier High School students will likely be enjoying longer summer vacations for the next few years, with officials proposing a revised calendar they say is needed to ensure that the $100 million renovation of the Winnetka campus is finished by the...
| Oct 10, 2014
| 11:05 AM
The harsh reality that human trafficking is not just taking place overseas, but right here in Connecticut, was one of the key points driven home at a powerful performance in Glastonbury on Oct. 9.
More than 100 people from Glastonbury and the...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 1:33 PM
TALLAHASSEE – Southwest Ranches describes itself glowingly as a rural, Old Florida time-warp of a town near Fort Lauderdale, complete with “donkeys braying, roosters crowing, and no sidewalks.”
But the farming community of 7,000 on the...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 3:22 AM
Happy Freebie Friday!
It's a nippy 43 degrees this morning. Warm up with today's edition of hot freebies like free popcorn at AMC Theatres, coupon savings at Kohl's and Macy's and tasty dining deals at Domino's and Smokey Bones. You also can save at the...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 3:00 AM
CAMDEN, N.J. — Ice and mud surrounded the water tower in a rough neighborhood in this roughest of cities. Graffiti on the tower and on boarded-up windows of nearby houses spoke of despair: "Stop the Violence." "Stop Hating." "Keep Camden Clean."...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 2:03 PM
Chicago Public Schools is again changing its school calendar, with classes beginning after Labor Day next school year.
Last year, CPS moved to a single calendar for all schools and classes started Aug. 26. On Wednesday the school board approved a new...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Studios say they will support efforts by the Writers Guild of America to ensure that screenwriters are paid on time.
The Writers Guild of America, West announced this week that it was working with talent agents on a joint project to "address the chronic...
| Apr 28, 2014
"The arc of the moral universe is long, but it bends toward justice," the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. assured his followers. But was he right?
The arc of American history, at least, has a different shape. During the 19th century, a high point for...