| Sep 9, 2013
| 11:35 AM
Making its first foray into Illinois, Indiana Wesleyan University is operating a service center in Naperville aimed at helping online students in the area.
The center is a first-of-its-kind operation for the university. IWU has a 3,000-student campus in...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 9:00 AM
The creation story behind "Astro-Mancy," MGMT's rhythmic freakout on its self-titled new album, is instructive when considering the duo's oblong output over the years. A band best known for its string of genre-defying dance-pop hits of 2008, "Time to...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 8:30 AM
Well, the USA Today annual ranking of American colleges and universities is out and University of Connecticut advocates are all whipped up that their school has risen to No. 19! It is the highest point UConn has reached in this annual Fall rite of...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 7:43 AM
WASHINGTON -- More than 300 economists have signed an open letter to President Obama urging him to nominate Janet L. Yellen to be the next head of the Federal Reserve, citing her "consistently good judgment" and her commitment to reducing unemployment....
| Sep 12, 2013
| 7:37 AM
Today, when I was reading in the book of Proverbs, a verse jumped out at me: “A man’s gift makes room for him and brings him before great men.” (Proverbs 18:16, NASB).
Wow! When I had previously read the story of David and Goliath,...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 10:14 PM
Peever: Funeral service for the Hon. Judge Mildred D. Ramynke, 96 of Peever will be held on Monday, Sept. 16, 2013, at 10:30 a.m. at Peever Lutheran Church, Peever, with the Rev. Sheila Pohl. Organist will be Estelle Pearson, with special music by the...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 2:38 PM
In his address Tuesday, President Barack Obama made a flawed case for retaliation against the use of chemical weapons in Syria based on a domino argument. The use of chemical weapons in Syria, he said, is likely to set off a subsequent chain reaction that...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 10:24 AM
A 12-foot Godzilla puppet will lay waste to a city full of screaming, flailing kids during a one-time performance of "The Big City Circus" in Middletown Friday afternoon, an Oddfellows event that also has the requisite jugglers, clowns, unicyclists,...
| Jul 2, 2013
Writers -- Are you looking for workshops to help you with craft, or maybe a conference where you can pitch your story/book idea? Or maybe you love seeing your work judged against that of others and are always on the lookout for the latest writing contest?...
| Jul 7, 2013
| 2:25 PM
The Washington County Teachers Association presented three $1,000 scholarships at its annual business meeting May 15.
Scholarships were presented by Aline Novak, WCTA scholarship chairwoman.
Siena Lund of North Hagerstown High School was awarded the...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 8:19 PM
Local native Katie Matthews recently added another accolade to her running career.
Matthews, a standout athlete and five-time All-American at Boston University, was named 2013 America East Woman of the Year on June 4.
The awarded is given to a...