| May 16, 2014
| 4:06 PM
An agriculturally destructive moth species never before seen in the United States was found in a shipment of Chinese soybeans at the port of Baltimore, U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials said Friday.
The insect species, Nemapogon gersimovi,...
| May 6, 2014
| 5:50 AM
Fort Lauderdale’s FAT Village, the Lake Worth Community Redevelopment Agency and a Broward County poetry “Super Bowl” by the Jason Taylor Foundation are among the finalists announced Tuesday morning for a Knight Arts Challenge grant in...
| May 21, 2014
| 10:23 AM
Name: Jan Keller Schultz
Hometown: Highland Park
Name of organization: Family Service: Prevention, Education and Counseling
Describe what the organization does:
The Nuestro Center offers multiple services to the community including...
| May 18, 2014
This year marks the 100th anniversary of the national cooperative extension system — a fitting time to spotlight the master gardeners who play a large role in the organization's goals to assist and educate gardeners everywhere, especially in...
| May 7, 2014
| 2:18 PM
Calling it a start on flood control, Elmhurst aldermen voted 12-to-1 to require on-site stormwater detention for any increase in storm runoff when replacing an existing single-family home.
"This is a start – it's a good start and it's a fair...
| May 29, 2014
| 11:45 AM
The newest of the magnet programs for advanced high school students in Harford County saw its first class of graduates earn their diplomas this spring.
At North Harford High School, the 35 students enrolled in the Natural Resources and Agricultural...
| May 13, 2014
| 11:40 AM
Orland Park received an unusual donation in April: a collection of Native American artifacts, including arrowheads and knives more than 1,000 years old, all found within the village.
Lester Marszalek, president of Greater Oak Lawn Diggers and an...
| May 27, 2014
| 1:59 PM
A high-ranking Annapolis police officer was found not guilty Tuesday of assaulting his wife at their home in Easton.
Capt. Christopher A. Amoia was charged with second-degree assault on April 4. Easton police said the alleged victim told police the...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 12:09 PM
More residents turned up at the Geneva City Council meeting Monday night to urge the aldermen to ask the Illinois attorney general to investigate the city's electric deal with Prairie State.
A handful of Geneva residents said they plan to continue to...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 4:22 PM
Bring Dad to the Sigal Museum on Father's Day to see the Easton museum’s newest exhibit "Heart and Soil: Our Farmers, Our Legacy," on dispay through Oct. 13. Photographer Rick Smith’s 10 year project was documenting local farms and farming...
| May 23, 2014
| 5:24 AM
A country world exists just a short drive across the James River Bridge from Newport News. Instead of pavement and strip malls, Isle of Wight County is still mostly tree and crops.
It's largely rural, with an estimated 85 to 89 percent of its land...