| Oct 28, 2010
Boston Red Sox pitcher Tim Wakefield is the recipient of the 2010 Roberto Clemente Award, given annually to a major league player who gives back through community service and also excels on the field.
Wakefield was presented the award by commissioner Bud...
| Nov 9, 2010
| 11:30 PM
The Auburn Tigers found themselves defending quarterback Cam Newton for the second time in five days, this time sticking up for the Heisman hopeful against allegations of academic cheating when he was at Florida.
In addition, ESPN reported on its website...
| Jun 21, 2012
| 1:53 PM
It took me a while to find home plate.
I'm an explorer who loves to discover the world's great cities on foot. During a trip to New York earlier this month — and like an archaeologist searching for clues to a lost civilization — I took such a...
| Jan 16, 2012
| 7:33 AM
What's hopping this week at Central Florida theme parks and attractions:
+ "Beyond Baseball: The Life of Roberto Clemente," an exhibit about the late Hall of Famer/humanitarian, opens Saturday at the Orange County Regional History Center in downtown...
| Dec 28, 2011
| 8:22 AM
The East Haven Police Department is totally racist! — and that's the opinion of the Department of Justice. In a new report, the federal agency claims officers are more likely to pull over Latino drivers and they treat them more harshly when they do....
| Jan 3, 2012
HOURS CHANGES AT CHICAGO POST OFFICES, STARTING JANUARY 17TH
AMC O'Hare 11600 Irving Park Rd. MONDAY-FRIDAY 4 pm - 7 pm SATURDAY Closed
Aon Center 200 E. Randolph St. MONDAY-FRIDAY 8:30 am - 5 pm SATURDAY Closed
Auburn Park 8345 S. Ashland Ave. MONDAY-...
| Aug 18, 2011
A few years ago, USA Today ranked the "Ten Most Beautiful Places in America." The second — behind only Sedona, Ariz., and its red rock buttes — was the top of Mount Washington in Pittsburgh. Yeah, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
| Feb 13, 2012
| 7:52 AM
You'd best have a song in your heart this week at Central Florida's theme parks. In-park concerts and other events are in full swing, building up to a blockbuster weekend. Let's tackle it chronologically:
+ Carl Dixon, formerly of the Guess Who, performs...
| Sep 13, 2011
| 6:43 PM
Adam Jones received good news and bad news in the Orioles' clubhouse before Tuesday night's game against the Tampa Bay Rays at Camden Yards. The good news was that the center fielder had been named the club's nominee for the Roberto Clemente Award,...
| Sep 27, 2011
| 5:08 AM
Laura Teel watched her first football game at the tender age of 17 hours. Her nursery contains basketball, baseball and softball memorabilia, not to mention a tennis racket and lacrosse stick hanging on a wall, and a pink baseball glove near her crib....
| May 16, 2011
| 8:59 AM
Summer break is fast approaching, and keeping reading skills sharp is always a challenge, especially for boys.
Author and children's book advocate Bridget Heos has a few ideas to keep boys reading and engaged.
Boy Books Stats:
According to the 2010 Kid...