| Nov 3, 2014
| 8:44 PM
Three years ago, Alesha Marcks played for a successful basketball program entering a transition period.
She helped the Northampton High School girls continue to thrive, leading them in scoring en route to the Lehigh Valley Conference North Division...
| Sep 7, 2014
| 6:26 PM
Joseph E. Persico, a historian and biographer whose books on subjects ranging from the Nuremberg trials to the life of Gen. Colin Powell combined dogged research with a novelist's narrative skills, died Aug. 30 at a hospital in Albany, N.Y., after a...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 1:55 PM
A man decapitated his mother, dumped her head and body on the ground outside their Long Island apartment and walked into the path of a moving commuter train, police said Wednesday.
The murder-suicide on Tuesday night claimed the life of Patricia Ward,...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 9:26 AM
Sarah Davis was appointed general manager of Delray Marketplace, a 254,686 square-foot dining, entertainment and shopping destination. Most recently, Davis oversaw the marketing of a development company with a focus on shopping centers,...
| Sep 20, 2014
Two political novices are trying to unseat a commissioner, saying much change is needed at City Hall.
Voters take to the polls in November to pick a leader for Seat 3, a four-year term.
Development in the area along State Road 7 that the city hopes to...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 12:55 PM
Which Chicagoland college produces the most "dateable" graduates? What kind of a question is that, even?
A subscription-based dating website eschewed tact earlier this year and mined its New York City and San Francisco user data to answer that question....
| Sep 29, 2014
| 3:46 PM
Even as he approached the end of his ninth decade, Dr. Harris Ripps was still pursuing his lifelong passion — unlocking the mysteries of the human brain.
The 87-year-old West Boca resident died Sept. 18 in Boston, inciting an outpouring of...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 10:03 AM
If anybody knows Bonnet House, it's Denyse Cunningham.
She served as curator at the historic Fort Lauderdale property from 1999 to 2002 before leaving what she calls a "funky, whimsical place" to work with the Broward County Historical Commission. Now...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 4:36 PM
To the editor: The article looking back 50 years to UC Berkeley's Free Speech Movement and the specific focus on Mario Savio brought back powerful memories. ("Graying activists return to Berkeley to mark '64 free speech protests," Sept. 27)
| Sep 27, 2014
| 6:09 PM
Half a century ago, engineers constructed a massive elevated highway through the center of this industrial city to quickly funnel traffic from downtown to the growing suburbs to the north.
Now, Van Robinson wants to make it disappear.
"We need to tear...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 4:08 PM
More than two years after James E. Holmes killed 12 people and wounded 70 at a movie theater in Aurora, Colo., the family of one of the victims has filed suit against the websites where they say he bought the ammunition, body armor and tear gas used to...