| Oct 30, 2012
| 2:00 PM
Restaurant owners and management were scrambling to return to normal operations on Tuesday morning. A few places were already doing business in the early morning.
Many full-scale restaurants were skipping lunch service, usually because of restrictions...
| May 31, 2012
| 4:05 PM
Bail was denied today for a parolee accused of gunning down a man on Memorial Day in retaliation for a prior shooting involving his girlfriend’s son and nephew.
Derrick Miles, 33, was charged with first-degree murder in the slaying of Marley...
| Jun 7, 2012
| 7:15 AM
We can't offer you gambling advice, but we can tell you how to make your way around Maryland Live Casino, the new $500 million Cordish Cos. gaming destination at Arundel Mills.
The good news is you don't have to drop a nickel to take in the excitement....
| Jul 6, 2012
| 4:49 PM
After a week without electricity, Sara Waire felt little need to sugarcoat her answer when asked Friday afternoon how her family was holding up.
"Today," the Stoneleigh resident said grimly, "has been pretty awful."
Her 4-year-old daughter, Mady,...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 4:08 PM
Raquel Rojas has never worked for a company that gave her paid sick leave. Sometimes even unpaid leave isn't on offer.
The Baltimore resident said a restaurant that employed her as a line cook three years ago stopped scheduling her for work after she...
| Nov 18, 2012
| 10:03 AM
The 67-year-old man stabbed at a North Michigan Avenue hotel Saturday night had been downtown with seven family members for the Magnificent Mile Lights Festival, his niece said.
A second man was also injured in the attack while trying to keep the...
| Nov 24, 2012
| 12:15 PM
The number of credit cards held by municipal employees has dropped about30% as the amount of charges being billed has fallen even more, according to a recent city report.
For the first quarter of 2012-13, the number of so-called procurement cards held...
| Nov 26, 2012
| 6:53 AM
Christmas on Las Olas began 50 years ago as a marketing gimmick to remind residents of far-flung locales west of State Road 7 that downtown Fort Lauderdale shops were open for their holiday shopping pleasure. But as it has developed, the most-irresistible...
| Dec 4, 2012
| 3:37 PM
The Assistance League Glendale celebrated its 37th annual Festival of Trees. On Sunday the Glendale Hilton was all aglow with the league’s theme, “By the Candle’s Glow.” More electric light than candlelight, the city’s fire...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 11:42 AM
The Alzheimer's Family Services Center board member and volunteer Mary Lou Shattuck has been honored with the Orange County Community Foundation's Philanthropy Award.
Along with the recognition, Shattuck received a $500 grant for the nonprofit...
| Mar 14, 2012
| 3:38 PM
Four trucks laden with 100 slot machines arrived early Wednesday morning at the nearly completed casino at Arundel Mills mall. For the next two hours, workers wheeled banks of the gleaming new machines, one by one, inside on hand trucks.