| Apr 12, 2014
| 7:30 AM
There's a Chick-fil-A on the Sunset Boulevard corner where Lana Turner was said to have been discovered, a public school at the former Ambassador Hotel site where Dustin Hoffman and Anne Bancroft filmed their trysts in "The Graduate" and a CVS in the...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 2:18 AM
Although smoking rates in Connecticut decreased between 1996 and 2012, striking disparities persist among counties, according to new research from the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation at the University of Washington.
The widest gap existed...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 7:22 AM
Check out the list of business license applications filed with the Newport News Commissioner of the Revenue from January through March this year.
This list does not exclude contractors, home-based businesses or independent contractors working at one...
| Apr 2, 2014
Dying in a peaceful way
"Don't cry; be happy for me."
Those were the words our 48-year-old daughter said to us three years ago as she lay dying from metastatic breast cancer, much like the mother of Nancy Watkins, as described in "Death unvarnished;...
| Mar 30, 2014
| 3:17 PM
To save commissaries and protect exchanges, Shull proposed to Frederick E. Vollrath, assistant secretary of defense for readiness and force management, a plan to merge commissary operations with exchanges and use resulting efficiencies to stabilize...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 1:11 PM
The City Council approved a mixed-use project entailing a pair of six-story buildings and a CVS pharmacy in downtown Glendale Tuesday.
Developer PH Glendale, LLC plans to build a bridge over an alley that separates the buildings at Central and Wilson...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 11:45 AM
CVS Caremark Corp., the country's second-largest pharmacy chain, has agreed to pay $20 million to settle charges that it misled investors and used improper accounting techniques to artificially boost its financial earnings, the U.S. Securities and...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 5:09 AM
MIDDLETOWN — The board of assessment appeals conducted nearly 1,000 hearings earlier this year, and the appeals process reduced the total value of residential property by more than $10 million, city officials said.
An apparent glitch or error by...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 5:46 PM
A new study by the University of Florida Proton Therapy Institute revealed that the vast majority of prostate cancer patients were living cancer-free five years after proton beam treatments.
There has been intense debate over the past few years as to...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 8:36 AM
An 80-year-old shopper at a CVS in Winter Haven avoided being seriously hurt after a car came crashing through the store Wednesday.
According to the Lakeland Ledger, Adrienne Watkins, 80, was shopping Wednesday afternoon when a 2008 Chevrolet Impala...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 2:38 PM
A group of 28 U.S. attorneys general -- including Maryland's Douglas Gansler -- is urging chief executive officers of five major retailers, including Walmart, to stop selling tobacco products, saying it is contradictory to carry such items in stores...