| Oct 2, 2011
Like most Americans, I've started preparing for one of the year's most festive holidays: National Boss Day.
Oct. 17 is right around the corner, and workers everywhere are out shopping for the gift that says "Thanks for making work a fun place to be!"...
| Oct 25, 2011
| 1:57 AM
BRANSON, Mo. -- Since 1990, deaths from breast cancer in our country have dropped 30 percent, largely because of early detection through mammograms. A problem still exists for many people in the Ozarks, however: getting to the hospital to get that scan...
| Dec 4, 2011
Teen drivers face a four times greater risk for accidents than older adults, according to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. Chalk it up to a number of factors, among them inexperience dealing with emergency situations, distracted driving and the...
| Aug 16, 2012
| 4:29 PM
Donald F. Julien
Donald F. Julien was born in Bergenfield, New Jersey on August 11, 1922 to Florence and Fred Julien. He passed away peacefully on August 5th, 2012 due to natural causes, six days shy of his 90th birthday.
He was truly one-of-a-kind and a...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 7:07 AM
Several local business are among more than 30 insurance and financial professional firms that will be conducting a clothing drive beginning in September to support four metro area nonprofits.
The drive will focus on collecting gently used and new...
| Sep 14, 2012
| 8:57 PM
From rocket makers to cookie bakers, about 60 local businesses and organizations set up booths at Verdugo Hills Hospital on Wednesday for the ninth annual Foothills Community Business Expo.
Attendees were fortunate to be able to sample the wares from...
| Oct 22, 2012
| 2:57 PM
At this time of year, it is an unfortunate fact of nature that a deer in the headlights often becomes a highway casualty.
What happens afterward is a story of renewal involving wood chips, horse manure and state workers, like Tyrone Henderson, with...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 7:58 AM
TACOMA, Wash. - The most important car in Tacoma's spanking new LeMay-America's Car Museum isn't the 1930 Duesenberg Model J or the ice-blue 1951 Studebaker that welcomes visitors through the lobby like a gleaming, four-wheeled family pet.
It's the one...
| Jul 24, 2012
| 4:41 PM
State Farm Insurance has pulled direct sponsorship of Penn State football for the 2012 season in the wake of the sex abuse scandal at the university, a spokeswoman confirmed Tuesday.
The decision by the Bloomington, Ill.-based company was made in the...
| Mar 12, 2012
| 7:00 AM
Byron Mouton has often had to reinvent himself. A big scorer in high school in Louisiana who turned into more of a defensive stopper during his two seasons at Maryland, Mouton tried to start an online basketball apparel company while finishing his...
| Mar 19, 2012
| 1:33 PM
SPRINGFIELD, Mo - When it rains it floods. If you aren't protected with insurance that can leave you with a big headache. Flood damage is not cheap. In fact, FEMA estimates that just two inches of water inside your home can cost nearly $21,000 in damages....