| Apr 23, 2011
| 11:21 PM
The first National Hillel Basketball Tournament ended two weeks ago in spectacular fashion, with a 53-51 triple-overtime victory for Washington University over Yeshiva in the men's final at Ritchie Coliseum. It began two years earlier as an afterthought....
| Apr 22, 2011
| 12:49 PM
French police are looking for a man Friday after bodies thought to be those of his wife and four children were discovered under the terrace of their family home in western France.
The bodies were found Thursday in jute sacks with the chemical compound...
| Apr 30, 2011
| 5:00 AM
The situation in Ruxton is full of complexities ("Discrimination in Ruxton," April 25). If representatives of Sheppard Pratt Health System are to be believed, Ruxton residents are a bunch of elitist snobs with no moral standing. In reality, the personal...
| May 5, 2011
When Mack Gold turned 100 years old, he celebrated by doing a few push-ups in the middle of the living room. That was three years ago.
Now 103, the recipient of a Purple Heart in World War II is no longer up to an all-out aerobic workout, but he keeps...
| May 4, 2011
St. Francis 3, Chaminade 2: St. Francis staved off elimination from playoff contention with a dramatic 26-24, 24-26, 22-25, 25-23, 15-7 victory Tuesday.
Kenny Leaven keyed a team effort with nine blocks to go with three kills for...
| May 5, 2011
| 2:00 PM
It has been 100 years since Baltimore's ladies of the gentry decided to call attention to their efforts to beautify the city by holding a Flower Mart at the base of the Washington Monument in Mount Vernon, selling crab cakes their cooks prepared and...
| May 7, 2011
Michelle Purghart — who as principal is credited with engineering a financial and academic turnaround at Holy Family Catholic High School — will step down at the end of the academic year.
Purghart said she made the decision because she is...
| May 28, 2012
| 8:00 AM
To purchase a copy of the book:
I Was A Dancer
In this rich, expansive, spirited memoir, Jacques d'Amboise, one of America's most celebrated classical dancers, and former principal dancer with the New York City Ballet for more than...
| May 9, 2011
| 9:00 PM
Vulnerable and troubled students in West Michigan have a way to still obtain their high school diploma by attending Lighthouse Academy.
Its Kentwood campus, which has been open since 2008, currently has more than 100 students enrolled. This month,...
| Jan 5, 2011
| 2:25 PM
A national contest offering big bucks could be the answer to a metro school's prayers. Faculty and students at Holy Cross Catholic School have been praying for a miracle and a $250,00 prize from Pepsi could be just that.
"It's really cold in the...
| Jan 8, 2011
Burroughs 49, Crescenta Valley 36: The Indians opened Pacific League play Tuesday with an impressive win against the host Falcons.
For the first half, Burroughs (11-3) and Crescenta Valley (7-6) were locked in a tight game. The Indians...