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  • York Supervisors recognize death of County Administrator James O. "Mac" McReynolds, name interim

    Two days after York County Administrator James O. "Mac" McReynolds died the county's Board of Supervisors held a somber Tuesday evening meeting. Several board members said they couldn't help but look to their right for McReynolds. "I expect to lean over...
  • Mane 'n Tail hair care manufacturer expanding in the Lehigh Valley

    Mane 'n Tail hair care manufacturer expanding in the Lehigh Valley
    One of the top-ranked young competitors in the equine sport of eventing, Caroline Martin looked all over for a shampoo that would leave her horse's coat and mane shiny, but wouldn't dry out its skin with repeated grooming. Mane 'n Tail equine shampoo...
  • Fort Lauderdale company awarded patent for water-filtering technology

    Fort Lauderdale company awarded patent for water-filtering technology
    Periodic Products, a Fort Lauderdale company that made a splash with its unique pool-cleaning product, has been awarded a U.S. patent for its filtration technology that collects metals from water.  The new patent allows the company to develop the...
  • Are the political winds shifting in favor of net neutrality?

    Are the political winds shifting in favor of net neutrality?
    The unknown factor that keeps advocates of network neutrality up at night is whether our political leaders will have the spine to resist the principle's enemies -- the Comcasts and Verizons of the world, who wish to profiteer from charging website...
  • Indian Prairie Dist. 204 sees rise in math, science scores

    Indian Prairie Dist. 204 sees rise in math, science scores
    Math and science test scores increased in Indian Prairie Unit District 204 this year, while reading scores dipped slightly. Administrators say the positive results came despite students taking more rigorous tests. "There's just been relentless efforts...
  • Pamela Yip: Medicare open enrollment is upon us

    If you're on Medicare and are thinking about making changes to your health plan, the clock is ticking. Open enrollment for Medicare runs until Dec. 7. Any changes will take effect in January. "Open enrollment is the best time to make sure your health...
  • Vote YES on Amendment 1 to support land and water conservation

    Vote YES on Amendment 1 to support land and water conservation
    Floridavoters are facing a number of tough choices on this year's general election ballot. Amendment 1 is not among them. Supporting the Water and Land Conservation Amendment is an easy choice. It's the right call for Florida's future. Amendment 1...
  • 'Game of Thrones' Actress Natalie Dormer Joins Supernatural Thriller 'The Forest'

    "Game of Thrones" actress Natalie Dormer will star in supernatural thriller "The Forest" from Lava Bear Films and David S. Goyer's Phantom Four. David Linde's Lava Bear and Goyer -- the screenwriter of the "Dark Knight" trilogy -- tapped Jason Zada...
  • Kinder Morgan Canada pipeline plans hits a mountain of opposition

    VANCOUVER (Reuters) - A Western Canadian pipeline once seen as the best near-term hope for sending more of the country's controversial tar sands crude to Asia has hit another snag: aboriginal communities intent on using the courts to block the proposed...
  • Amid California's drought, a bruising battle for cheap water

    Amid California's drought, a bruising battle for cheap water
    The signs appear about 200 miles north of Los Angeles, tacked onto old farm wagons parked along quiet two-lane roads and bustling Interstate 5. "Congress Created Dust Bowl." "Stop the Politicians' Water Crisis." "No Water No Jobs." They dot the...
  • The Environment: Cloudy With A Chance Of Clearing

    The Environment: Cloudy With A Chance Of Clearing
    Connecticut's environment has changed enormously over the past four centuries. What can we expect over the next 50 years? More change, and not all of it for the better. Indeed, if history is any indicator, and it might well be the best indicator, we...