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  • Dr. Leon E. Kassel, internal medicine physician, dies at 92

    Dr. Leon E. Kassel, internal medicine physician, dies at 92
    Dr. Leon E. Kassel, a retired internal medicine physician who set up and ran the outpatient program at Sinai Hospital, died Dec. 2 of congestive heart failure. He was 92. Known for his diligent care for his patients, Dr. Kassel was a resident of the...
  • Oakton gets Fulbright grant to study indigenous people

    Oakton gets Fulbright grant to study indigenous people
    Next summer, faculty members from Oakton Community College and several high schools in the near northwest suburbs will learn firsthand about indigenous South American populations through a grant received from the U.S. Department of Education. The...
  • Once a shoebox gift recipient as child, UGA grad gives back

    ATLANTA Sauleja Satkute's life comes full circle this month in her hometown in Lithuania, where she will volunteer with Operation Christmas Child in the same church where she was given a special shoebox gift as a child. Satkute, now 23, recently...
  • Book Recounts Rise Of Manchester Community College Despite Doubters

    Susan Phillips Plese started teaching at Manchester Community College in 1969, six years after the school opened in 1963. Plese, 68, of Manchester, has since retired from the college and released a book this month about the school's history titled...
  • UF's Machen to become privately funded adviser to school

    UF's Machen to become privately funded adviser to school
    University of Florida President Bernie Machen will spend his first half decade out of office as a privately funded adviser to the Gainesville school. Machen, who will step down as president at the end of December after 11 years leading the university,...
  • Three big ways Hogan can save tax money

    Three big ways Hogan can save tax money
    Dear Larry — I hope I can still call you Larry, at least until you're sworn in. You grew up in Beltsville, in my district. Your father and mine were friends back in the 1960s. I didn't vote for you, but I'm convinced you're sincere about wanting...
  • Joe Paterno's New York roots remembered at Pinstripe Bowl

    Joe Paterno's New York roots remembered at Pinstripe Bowl
    Penn State athletics director Sandy Barbour said Tuesday that it's "fitting" for Penn State to play in the Pinstripe Bowl in New York, which Joe Paterno called home. "The iconic Joe Paterno being from New York certainly is not lost on us." Barbour said....
  • Parents don't owe their kids a college education

    It’s hard for parents to win these days. First they’re criticized for being helicopter parents who won’t let go of their children once their offspring reach adulthood. Now, at least in New Jersey, they can’t let go: They’re...
  • Regional Digest: University of Hartford president Walt Harrison To Get Award

    Harrison To Get Award In recognition of his work to improve the academic success of student-athletes, University of Hartford President Walt Harrison will receive the NCAA President's Gerald R. Ford Award at the 2015 NCAA Convention in the Washington, D....
  • Titan's 300-foot-high sand dunes were formed by westerly wind

    Titan's 300-foot-high sand dunes were formed by westerly wind
    There are dark and massive fields of sand dunes on the surface of Saturn's moon Titan, and this week two scientific papers look at how they came to be. Titan is one of the most intriguing moons in our solar system. It is the only other body besides...
  • Maryland nonprofits investing in offshore accounts

    When the Chesapeake Bay Foundation, the Johns Hopkins University and other Maryland nonprofits want to maximize the money they can spend in pursuit of their missions, they do what many wealthy individuals and businesses do. They open investment accounts...