| Jul 7, 2010
| 5:47 PM
The Fourth of July is a time for celebrating the birth of America and what the country stands for. Of course, some people celebrate more enthusiastically than others.
This is true of the dozen or so teenagers, ranging from 16 to 20, who have put on...
| Jul 24, 2010
| 8:58 PM
Blues guitarist and singer
Phillip Walker, 73, a blues guitarist and singer who backed such stars as Etta James and Lowell Fulson, died of heart failure Thursday in Palm Springs, said Marc Lipkin, publicity director for Alligator Records....
| Aug 2, 2010
When you walk into the Taschen bookstore in Beverly Hills, it feels as if you are entering the lavish private library of an art scholar. Illuminated shelves are lined with stunning and elaborate volumes on artists, architects, photographers and designers....
| Sep 2, 2010
| 5:53 AM
A man who plunged 40 stories from the rooftop of a West Side high-rise miraculously survived after crashing through the windshield of a parked car.
The incident occurred Tuesday around 10:45 p.m. at a building located at West 63rd Street when Thomas...
| Sep 14, 2010
| 2:37 PM
New Jersey authorities arrested a person in connection with the murder of a former high school star athlete.
Nicole Ayers, 22, was found dead of multiple stab wounds on a soccer field located in Southampton Township on Monday. Public work employees found...
| Dec 26, 2010
When They Come for Us, We'll Be Gone
The Epic Struggle to Save Soviet Jewry
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt: 598 pp., $30
If you think the Cold War is dead as the backdrop for any decent espionage story, you haven't read "When They Come for...
| Sep 26, 2010
| 11:36 PM
Gebrah Noonan, an Army private who died Thursday in Iraq, loved good literature and Michael Jackson and had a sense of humor sharp enough to get him voted class clown at Watertown High School.
Noonan, 26, died Thursday in a non-combat incident in...
| Jun 24, 2011
Archbishop Spalding names new assistant principal
Nicholas Hondrum has been appointed the new assistant principal of academic affairs at Archbishop Spalding High School. Hondrum, who has taught English for the past seven years at the school, is an...
| Aug 18, 2011
| 7:24 AM
Allison and Stephen DeVito
Andrew and Cheryl Maimona, of Hudson, Ohio, announce the marriage of their daughter, Allison Anne Maimona, to Stephen Roy DeVito, son on Richard and Judith DeVito, of Columbia, on May 14, 2011.
The bride is a 1999...
| Aug 23, 2011
| 12:54 PM
One could describe Songs I Wrote, the recent solo EP from Taking Back Sunday guitarist and Straylight Run frontman John Nolan, by using any number of adjectives. It's short (only four songs), homegrown, and even Dylan-esque, but now, over a year after...
| Nov 3, 2011
Ann Rochford, of Columbia, and Klaus Deutsch, of Berlin, Germany, announce the marriage of their daughter, Jessie Anne Rochford, to Tyler Petrini, son of Janis and Andrew Petrini, of Grand Rapids, Mich., on Oct. 1, 2011, in Traverse City, Mich.