| Nov 28, 2013
CHARLOTTESVILLE — Craig Littlepage scrapped Thanksgiving with family in his native Pennsylvania. He's delegating more to underlings and isn't nearly as conversant about early season college basketball as he'd like.
"We're trying to fix football,...
| May 1, 2014
| 8:29 AM
As a child, Tinley Park's new deputy police chief thought his father's auxiliary police attire resembled a superhero outfit.
Charles Faricelli, 43, said his father was head of the auxiliary department in Cedar Lake, Ind., which planted the earliest...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 12:00 PM
It's worth noting when a school building reaches 50 years of educating students, but it's a point of pride when many graduates go on to become famous athletes, performers or successful businesspeople.
A celebratory picnic after school on Friday paid...
| Apr 5, 2014
| 10:46 AM
COLLEGE PARK — Brenda Frese will be the first to tell you she sometimes trampled through life, so intent on the goals ahead that she didn't necessarily worry about the bruised feelings left in her wake.
If she wanted something, she took it, a...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 12:39 PM
FT. HOOD, Texas -- Moments after news broke of the Ft. Hood shooting about 4 p.m. last Wednesday, Suzy Sanders began frantically texting her 21-year-old stepson, a soldier stationed at the Army post since fall.
His first chilling reply landed at 5:22 p....
| Mar 4, 2014
| 12:17 PM
It's like being a painter with a blank canvas.
Trinity International University recently announced it was going to offer men's volleyball again starting next season, and TIU alum and former Libertyville High School player Dan Priest was named head...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 11:02 AM
Gregory Howell, RB, Coral Gables
Ht: 6-1 Wt: 205
Recruiting Buzz: A between-the-tackles power runner, Howell is the kind of running back that enjoys contact, and in FAU’s run-heavy spread offense, that’ll be well-received.
| Feb 10, 2014
| 6:35 AM
New Penn State coach James Franklin and national championship coach Jimbo Fisher of Florida State will headline the list of prominent college football coaches appearing at the NIKE Coach of the Year Clinic, Feb. 27-March 1 at the Holiday Inn Conference...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 7:35 AM
Today is Darwin Day, the 205th anniversary of the birth of the father of the theory of evolution.
It's a scientific "holiday" that has had its evolutionary ups and downs.
Five years ago, for the bicentennial of Darwin's birth and the 150th anniversary...
| Dec 21, 2013
| 11:37 AM
Cassidy Goodwin doesn't like talking about herself. Even if there is a lot she could say about how good she is at her craft.
So we turn to Mike Miller, her field hockey coach at Gloucester High.
"I first saw her play when she was in middle school," he...
| Nov 27, 2012
| 10:53 AM
Floridians' consumer confidence fell in November after rising to five-year highs the previous two months, according to a University of Florida survey released Tuesday.
Blame the confidence drop on the election and worries that Washington won't come to...