| Jun 5, 2012
| 5:49 AM
Consider the results of the Supreme Court decisions. If the Supreme Court rules Obama Care constitutional then General Motors could restart production of the Volt since it would open the door for Obama to mandate that...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 12:29 PM
The Lackey Free Clinic in Yorktown reports that it has hired Dr. Ralph Robertson as medical director. The clinic provides skilled and compassionate health care and counseling to the medically disadvantaged on the Peninsula.
Since 2008, Dr. Robertson has...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 12:09 PM
When Mike Tallon walked into the Eaton Middle School gymnasium back in 1985, little did he realize the gold mine he'd find in Niki Reid.
"I saw this little eighth-grader playing volleyball," said Tallon, the Phoebus High School girls' basketball coach. "I...
| Jun 14, 2012
| 3:52 PM
In a school year where numerous Laguna Beach High athletes shined, Marina Paul and Derek Reigel have been named Most Valuable Female and Male Athletes of the Year, respectively, for the Breakers.
The news came as a surprise, each said, when it was...
| Jun 24, 2012
Hagerstown Police Department
Officer Thomas Cox was selected as the Hagerstown Police Department’s officer of the month for April
Cox was nominated by several of his supervisors for his alert, proactive policing and his quick, decisive reaction to...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 4:16 PM
Francis B. "Frank" Burch, Jr., co-chairman of the Baltimore-based law giant DLA Piper, resigned abruptly last week from Johns Hopkins' medicine and university boards.
Hopkins officials did not announce Burch's departure but confirmed Tuesday he had...
| Jun 28, 2012
ELON,N.C. — Emily M. Steiner, daughter of Patrick and Dora Steiner of Boonsboro, was named to the President’s List for the spring semester at Elon University.
LORETTO, Pa. — The following area students graduated from Saint Francis...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 2:29 PM
The NCAA today selected former U.S. Senator George Mitchell as the independent Athletics Integrity Monitor at Penn State.
Mitchell’s five-year appointment begins immediately.
As Athletics Integrity Monitor, Mitchell will evaluate Penn State&...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 10:41 AM
ELK GROVE VILLAGE, Ill. (AP) — Making a play for middle-class voters, Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney sought Tuesday to elevate welfare reform as a campaign issue, accusing President Barack Obama of encouraging a "culture of...
| Aug 20, 2012
| 5:15 PM
A 20-year decline in male circumcision has cost the country $2 billion in medical costs that could have been prevented, Johns Hopkins researchers say in a study released Monday.
In what is believed to be the first look at the economic impact of male...
| Apr 15, 2012
| 3:54 PM
A trend should have local residents and employers worried: Skilled workers are in increasingly short supply.
A new report finds that the main culprit is the state's insufficient rate of higher education. In Pennsylvania, 38.6 percent of the state's...