| Aug 22, 2014
| 5:56 PM
Q: Two and a half years ago, our son Pat Ytsma was [on a bike when he was] run over and killed by a distracted motorist.
In early July, his wildflower-covered grave in the natural burial grounds was run over by a ditch-digging truck, used to make a...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 7:27 PM
HARTFORD — The state is investing $1.55 billion in tax dollars at the University of Connecticut over the next 10 years to bolster research programs and facilities, hire faculty and establish partnerships with the business community.
| Aug 22, 2014
| 10:01 AM
The Naperville Park District is celebrating water, but there are no ice buckets in sight.
The district is wrapping up construction of the new water-themed Knoch Knolls Nature Center on the south side of the city.
"We're raising the next generation...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 6:51 PM
Inside a Lower Macungie government building that used to be a barn, plans moved ahead for nearly 3 million square feet of warehouses on some of the best farmland in the region.
The same night last month, representatives of a home building company made...
| Aug 9, 2014
| 11:13 AM
From her backyard, Beverly Myers has a good view of one of the largest tracts of undeveloped land in Seminole County's core urban area.
Hundreds of acres of woods and pastureland owned by the Catholic Diocese of Orlando wraps around the southeastern...
| Aug 16, 2014
| 6:47 PM
On March 28 there was a knock on the door of Malinda Clatterbuck's rural Lancaster County home.
Standing on her front stoop was a pipeline company contractor who calmly told her he needed to walk her wooded 8-acre property to survey it for what she...
| Aug 24, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Greg Yielding was given a quixotic task: travel to China and determine if consumers there would be willing to eat American rice.
So he set up tables at some of the most popular supermarkets in southern China, hung American flags and began dishing out...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 5:20 AM
The seeds of this article were planted in my brain some 30 odd years ago, when I did a consulting project for the United State Department of Housing and Urban Development, or HUD, for which they contracted to pay me $2,500.
Three months after delivery...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 1:32 PM
Zach Chalifour was promoted to senior manager and William "Webb" Shephard was promoted to senior accountant at James Moore, Certified Public Accountants and Consultants, Daytona Beach.
Stephanie Pepin was hired as an associate...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 12:44 PM
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia ordered the temporary closure of four McDonald's restaurants in Moscow on Wednesday, a decision it said was over sanitary violations but which comes against a backdrop of worsening U.S.-Russian ties over Ukraine.
| Aug 6, 2014
| 7:45 AM
The staff and volunteers at Trout Lake Nature Center will offer a free program about the Seminole Indians of Florida and their culture at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the nature center, 520 E. County Road 44 Bypass in Eustis.
Participants will hear stories used...