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  • Political correctness on campus reaching ridiculous levels

    Political correctness on campus reaching ridiculous levels
    The political left has come up with a new buzzword: "micro-aggression." Professors at the University of California at Berkeley have been officially warned against saying such things as "America is the land of opportunity." Why? Because this is...
  • Holloway declares District 4 Board of Supervisors candidacy

    A self-proclaimed fiscal conservative is throwing his hat into the ring for the District 4 York County Board of Supervisor race this fall. Robert Holloway, 59, recently announced his plans to run for the District 4 seat that's being vacated by George S....
  • Kennewick Man's DNA reveals he was a Native American, study says

    Kennewick Man's DNA reveals he was a Native American, study says
    In an ironic twist, an analysis of ancient DNA from the specimen known as Kennewick Man supports the claims of Native Americans that he is their long-lost relative. After comparing short genetic sequences from the skeleton’s hand to the...
  • Olympic Heights High class of '95 plans reunion

    Olympic Heights High class of '95 plans reunion
    The year was 1995 and Olympic Heights' Lions led a 57-50 upset victory over Wellington in the Boca Raton Holiday Tournament in high school basketball. Forty members of the Olympic Heights Student Council donated food, clothing and toys to 100 people who...
  • Miami Herald, Wall Street Journal, USA Today win APME honors

    The Miami Herald, The Wall Street Journal and USA Today were among the news organizations that won top honors in the annual Associated Press Media Editors' Journalism Excellence Awards. APME also announced that the Seattle Times, Alabama Media Group, the...
  • Hires and promotions at Lehigh Valley businesses

    Hires and promotions at Lehigh Valley businesses
    ALLAN CHEN has been named chief information officer at Muhlenberg College. Chen is currently the chief information officer at Menlo College in Atherton, Calif. Chen served from 2007-12 as assistant dean of law technology and academic computing at...
  • FDA panel backs first-in-class cholesterol drug

    Federal health advisers on Tuesday recommended approval for a highly anticipated cholesterol drug from Sanofi and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, but with the caveat that more data is needed about its long-term ability to reduce heart attacks. The expert...
  • The Crowd: Fond memories of a great man, Henry Segerstrom

    Several years ago, in a private conversation with Henry Segerstrom, the late Orange County native son shared insight into his formative years. "My family was very frugal," Segerstrom offered. "They were hard-working, successful farmers who lived...
  • S. Florida teen duo land on 'Ellen DeGeneres Show' website

    S. Florida teen duo land on 'Ellen DeGeneres Show' website
    It was just another Friday night in Coral Springs for friends Ismail "Izzy" Ercan and Carson Poltorack. The pop violin duo recorded themselves performing a violin rendition of Avicii's "Wake Me Up." They posted it on YouTube. Next thing the 18-year-...
  • California student accepted to every Ivy League school

    It would have been a success story if Fullerton High School senior Fernando Rojas, the son of Mexican immigrants whose schooling stopped in the eighth grade, was accepted to college. But the 17-year-old achieved a surprising clean sweep — he was...
  • College Update: Crescenta Valley's Ashby concludes stellar Stanford career

    The following are updates on local athletes at the collegiate level. Erin Ashby (Crescenta Valley High, 2011) Stanford University softball senior: Following a high school career filled with team success and many an individual accolade at the All-Area,...