| Apr 7, 2015
| 5:03 PM
ELMONT, N.Y. (AP) - Elmont High School senior Harold Ekeh had a plan - he would apply to 13 colleges, including all eight Ivy League schools, figuring it would help his chances of getting into at least one great school.
It worked. And then some. The...
| May 10, 2015
| 1:41 PM
WEST HARTFORD — Melissa Lord of Bloomfield has not lost a tennis match at Kingswood Oxford since sixth grade. She will play on a scholarship at Stanford in the fall.
Her older sister, Dayna, also a Kingswood graduate, is an All-Ivy League tennis...
| May 1, 2015
| 8:34 AM
Orlando police arrested an Edgewater High School teacher Thursday on multiple sex charges after discovering he had allegedly forged a sexual relationship with a 14-year-old student.
Ethan Hickey, 25, faces sexual battery, child abuse and felony...
| May 1, 2015
| 9:13 AM
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| Apr 29, 2015
| 5:44 PM
This was before Ken Gernander had hung up his skates, before Yann Danis had stopped a shot for Brown University. This was in 2000, the spring the Wolf Pack captured their only Calder Cup against Rochester.
Before that series against the Americans, there...
| Apr 23, 2015
| 9:00 PM
Three years ago, spinal cord research in Kentucky was the farthest thing from Brooke Thabit's mind. But on Labor Day 2012, she dove from a Jupiter dock into shallow water and crushed the C-4 and C-5 vertebrae, leaving her paralyzed.
| Apr 24, 2015
| 4:22 PM
Many readers may be familiar with the story last year about a patient who received a bill for $117,000 from a doctor who had assisted in his surgery. This assistant surgeon — totally unknown to the patient — was not in the network of providers...
| Apr 13, 2015
| 1:01 PM
'Lakeshore Report' wins journalism honors
"Lakeshore Report" has won two Best in Indiana Journalism Awards from the Indiana Professional Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists. Lakeshore Report won for coverage of minority issues for any...
| Apr 20, 2015
| 3:09 PM
As the father of a high school senior who suffered this spring through the angst of waiting for college acceptance notices at a time when some top schools reject more than 90 percent of applicants, I have a simple suggestion to reduce some of the...
| Apr 14, 2015
| 3:52 PM
Baltimore Orioles minor-league outfielder Nolan Reimold filed a lawsuit Tuesday alleging negligent medical care at Johns Hopkins Hospital, claiming he was cleared to resume play too quickly after spinal surgery, causing additional damage.
| Feb 24, 2015
| 12:58 PM
Tom Rothman has been tapped as the next chairman of Sony Pictures Entertainment's motion picture group.
Rothman replaces current chair Amy Pascal, who will step down in May to become a producer for Sony Pictures.
Get to know Rothman better:...