| Jan 15, 2010
Bring the family to the Museum of Flight in Seattle to check out their latest exhibit.
Gathering together resources from around the country, The Museum of Flight presents In Search of Amelia Earhart, an exhibit about the remarkable life and times of...
| Feb 1, 2010
| 5:35 PM
Two-time Oscar winner Hilary Swank plays legendary aviatrix Amelia Earhart, whose disappearance over the Atlantic Ocean has remained a mystery for seven decades, in director Mira Nair's lavishly filmed if predictable biography. Determined to live her life...
| Dec 5, 2010
"Oh sleep! It is a gentle thing, beloved from pole to pole," British poet Samuel Taylor Coleridge wrote in "The Rime of the Ancient Mariner." And, I might add, place to place. There's something special about bedding down where Albert Einstein, Marilyn...
| Jan 11, 2011
| 1:30 AM
1805: The Michigan Territory was created by an act of Congress.
1908: President Theodore Roosevelt proclaimed the Grand Canyon National Monument (it became a national park in 1919).
1913: The first sedan-type automobile, a Hudson, went on display at...
| Jan 20, 2011
| 1:30 AM
Hilary Swank is at her best in working-class, little-people roles, and she's found another one with "Conviction," the real-life story of Betty Anne Waters, who put herself through law school on an 18-year fight to clear her brother of a murder rap....
| Feb 20, 2011
Below are the Seen on TV links for the week of Feb. 14 to Feb. 20.
SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 20
If you want to help rebuild the stables that were destroyed go to www.sugarcreekequinapy.org.
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 19
Topeka area Storm Spotter Sessions www.crh.noaa....
| Feb 27, 2011
| 9:03 AM
North of Tamiami Trail 41 - Miami, Doral, Hialeah, Miami Lakes, Miami Gardens, Opa Locka, Sweetwater
AFRICAN HERITAGE CULTURAL ARTS CENTER
6161 NW 22nd Ave., Miami 305-638-6771
5909 NW 102 Ave., Doral, www.bailaconmigomiami....
| Jan 30, 2010
"The Hallelujah Flight"
By Phil Bildner, illustrated by John Holyfield
Putnam, $16.99, ages 8-10
When Phil Bildner heard the story of James Banning, an ace stunt pilot and the first African-American to complete a transcontinental flight, in 1932,...
| Jun 29, 2011
| 7:16 PM
The number of passable bridges for travelers crossing the flood-swollen Missouri River in northwest Missouri is rapidly dwindling, as high water has made traveling to and from Iowa, Nebraska and northeast Kansas a tricky proposition.
The bridge over...
| Jul 5, 2011
| 3:28 PM
When they were planning this Friday’s centennial bash, Burbank planners said the sky’s the limit.
And even there, they’re pushing the envelope.
Sgt. Robert Quesada, the Burbank Police Department’s public information officer,...
| Mar 7, 2011
| 11:58 AM
Don Love may not admit it but some might say flying runs in his family.
"There's nothing to flying, it's the simplest thing in the world," says Don Love.
Reminders of the twenty-three thousand miles hes logged in the sky, hang in the air around him....
| Mar 16, 2011
| 5:13 PM
I don't usually take sides as a reporter. During City Council election time, I avoid endorsing candidates; if a dispute arises in town over organized religion, I keep my spiritual views private.
But if it comes to supporting Old World Village, the most...