| May 28, 2011
| 4:27 PM
Along the roadsides of Windermere, a community defined as much by its dirt streets as its town crest and bronze statuary, there are visible signs of "that unpleasantness," which brought so much attention and embarrassment to this insulated community of 2,...
| Jun 9, 2011
| 9:43 AM
Like many in Gloucester and the surrounding area, Jake Forehand wanted to help the little girl found naked and emaciated living in squalor in a makeshift cage in her parents' trailer. Forehand was closer to the case than most people because he is an...
| Jun 14, 2011
| 12:00 PM
Darren Simons, a York County resident, became something of a local celebrity last year after he turned in $130 in cash he found in a parking lot.
When he found the money, Simons was in a tight spot. He had been laid off twice in the previous three years....
| Jun 17, 2011
The Welcome One Emergency Shelter in Belcamp operated by Faith Communities and Civic Agencies United (FCCAU) continues to provide excellent services for Harford County's homeless population.
Even faced with reduced funding, our exceptional donor...
| Jun 22, 2011
| 11:40 AM
A Father's Day motorcycle ride organized by a Gloucester Sheriff's Office investigator raised $1,500 for Children's Hospital of the King's Daughters. Jake Forehand, one of the investigators on the case involving the girl kept in a makeshift cage in a...
| Jun 28, 2011
In the high-cholesterol world of Midwestern state fairs, where dairy cows crowd 4-H barns and no food can escape the deep fryer, Norma "Duffy" Lyon was a giant.
For more than four decades, she was the queen of the butter sculpture.
Cows. Elvis. John...
| Jul 29, 2011
| 3:50 PM
Friends and family met today to honor the late Chicago Police Officer Michael Flisk at the motorcycle garage at the Central Police district.
A 20-year veteran and member of the CPD Solo Motorcycle Unit, as well as an evidence technician, Flisk was gunned...
| Aug 1, 2011
| 1:15 PM
One of the nation's iconic motorcycle charity events will return to Castaic Lake this year. Led by "Tonight Show" host Jay Leno, Love Ride 28 will take place Oct. 23 and revisit the venue that helped grow the ride into an event that has drawn as many as...
| Aug 3, 2011
| 7:15 AM
It's not even 9 a.m. on an otherwise sleepy Atlanta Sunday in early summer, but already a healthy line is forming outside the yellow warehouse that houses Gallery 63 in the city's Buckhead neighborhood. As parking attendants wrangle the growing swell of...
| Aug 29, 2011
| 10:45 PM
A Calumet City man was killed when his motorcycle crashed into the rear of a stopped car in Kankakee County, state police said.
The motorcyclist's passenger was also injured, but not critically, authorities said.
Killed was Anthony J. Perry, 54,...
| Sep 11, 2011
| 9:51 PM
Astride the Harley-Davidson motorcycle, the Baltimore County police officer cut a striking figure. The officer was a rookie, on the short side — and an African-American woman.
Twenty years ago, Gwendolyn Parrish became the first black woman on...