| Apr 15, 2015
| 5:28 PM
Looking at Calvary Christian's Tristan Peyton one might see the striking physical resemblance that he has with former Chicago Bears fullback Brian Piccolo. After talking to him, one might find that they bear a mental and emotional resemblance as well....
| Apr 15, 2015
| 3:11 PM
Take a play, a video game and audience participation, and you might end up with The Republic, an interactive experience that organizers are launching in Orlando this spring.
During the 90-minute show, audience members make decisions for the actors,...
| Apr 14, 2015
Renee Riffey can't decide among the myriad universities that are actively courting her and offering major scholarships, and it's all due to her prodigious talent as a women's bowling champion.
The senior at North County High School is looking at...
| Apr 8, 2015
| 7:56 PM
The state Auditor General's Office said Tuesday that East Stroudsburg University failed to conduct criminal background checks and child abuse clearances at 229 youth camps and non-university events involving minors held over a three-year period.
| Apr 13, 2015
| 9:20 AM
Warby Parker's first permanent store in the Midwest is scheduled to open Saturday in Lincoln Park, down the street from the temporary shop it has operated for five months.
The new shop, at 851 W. Armitage Ave., is the 12th retail store the online eyewear...
| Feb 27, 2015
| 5:51 PM
Spectators could be forgiven if they did a double-take at the end of the girls 100-yard breaststroke at the Class 3A-2A-1A state swimming championships at the Prince George's County Sports and Learning Complex on Friday night. The top-two finishers looked...
| Mar 2, 2015
| 3:14 PM
Western lowland gorillas in southern Cameroon appear to be the source for the second-most-lethal category of the immunodeficiency virus that crossed into humans, a new study suggests.
The category, called HIV-1 group O, has not been nearly as...
| Feb 17, 2015
| 4:00 AM
When it comes to the honesty demanded of public figures, Americans appear to be a fickle bunch.
Former President Clinton is once again a widely admired leader, despite infamous prevarications regarding his relationship with Monica Lewinsky. In contrast,...
| Feb 21, 2015
| 8:27 PM
TOUCHSTONE RECEIVES GRANT FOR 'JOURNEY FROM THE EAST'
Touchstone Theatre received a $20,000 grant from the Henry Luce Foundation for the completion of its two-year community project "Journey from the East." The project concludes with a free, large-...
| Feb 13, 2015
| 5:30 AM
At long last, a group of respected physicians and obesity researchers has stepped forward to challenge the facile bromide that America's weight issues can be easily fixed by diet and exercise.
Take note, glib-talking doctors and legislators, rail-thin...
| Feb 20, 2015
| 4:52 PM
Brendan McGinty has coveted two dreams: playing Division I football and attending an Ivy League school. He realized both on Friday when he committed to play for the University of Pennsylvania.
McGinty, a Lafayette High senior who starred at...