| Jul 28, 2014
| 5:20 AM
"Yep, I've seen a lot of changes," says 88-year-old Virginia Strasser.
She has worked behind the scenes at what is now The Omni Homestead Resort & Spa deep in the Allegheny Mountains for 62 years. Strasser is one of an exclusive club of employees who...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 2:30 AM
BIRTHDAY GAL: Actress Isabelle Adjani was born in Paris, France, today in 1955. This birthday gal was nominated for an Oscar for her performance as Adele Hugo in the 1975 film "The Story of Adele H". A mainstay in French cinema, Adjani's international...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 12:51 PM
Bathrooms are not much over 10 percent of the floor space in typical homes. But per square foot, they're often the most expensive due to all the plumbing, fixtures and finishes like tile instead of drywall. That goes for remodeling, too, where estimates...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 1:53 PM
Annapolis police and local youngsters recently joined forces on land and in the bay for the department's annual youth fishing camp.
The camp, in its 14th year, was held the week of July 21, and is run by officers, civilian employees and volunteers....
| Jul 10, 2014
| 9:24 AM
The Key lime pie was a product of a delicious culinary happenstance. In the Keys, fresh milk wasn't readily available until the 1930s, when tank trucks could begin to make regular trips with the opening of the Overseas Highway. Creative local cooks relied...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 3:15 PM
Dear Answer Angel Ellen: I'm a runner, and I need to wear sunscreen, but when I sweat and it gets in my eyes, it burns ferociously. Any suggestions on which ones won't sting?
— No More Tears
Dear No More: I enlisted my co-worker Lauren Evasic...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Until recently, I didn't know it was possible to talk to God via voice prompts. Now I'm not so sure.
My religious epiphany occurred in the midst of trying to locate the concierge at the Grand Wailea hotel, a Maui vacation destination that will play...
| Jul 24, 2014
| 2:47 PM
We are programmed to believe "the more things we have, the better," said Louis Manza, psychology professor at Lebanon Valley College, Annville, Pa.
You can break the cycle, though, by outsmarting yourself.
Separate your wants from needs. Resist...
| Jul 24, 2014
| 2:34 PM
There was a polite and spirited exchange between two Florida real estate leaders on Thursday at a panel retail real estate.
Steven Weingarten, senior VP at Weingarten Realty, and Chuck Whittall, president of Unicorp, traded views on how diversified...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 1:32 PM
Last time I was in the building that houses Boca Landing, it was the rundown Boca Raton Bridge Hotel. It was built in 1976, and new owners took it over last year and spent $10 million on a renovation that has succeeded in bringing...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 12:56 PM
An Orlando woman who advertises massages online was arrested for failing to pay a taxi driver who drove her from Tampa to Leesburg to meet a 13-year-old boy, a police report says.
According to the report, police were dispatched to the boy's home on...