| Oct 12, 2012
| 5:50 AM
Re-elect Ron Marshall, Petoskey Ward 4
One of the things I do is attend city council meetings and follow local topics. During this time I have witnessed the performance of Dr. Ron Marshall, and I highly recommend him for re-election to...
| May 17, 2012
| 1:12 AM
A bill by a local legislator to create a voluntary certification program for the pet- grooming industry was approved by the Senate Appropriations Committee earlier this week.
The bill, authored by Sen. Juan Vargas, D-San Diego, an effort to prevent...
| May 21, 2012
| 6:44 AM
A look at what some other media outlets are saying about the Orioles:
* Paul White of USA Today says the Orioles lead the parade of baseball’s early-season surprises:
“The shock value of the current standings varies by city. Nothing is more...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 1:30 PM
Jay Cutler's contract needs to be taken care of soon, and rumors of Brian Urlacher's demise seem to have been exaggerated. How much cap space do the Bears have left for this year, and do you think one or more of these guys might be signed before the end...
| Aug 21, 2012
| 10:25 PM
To hear Sabrina Hatzer talk about her exploits and achievements in the pool during a stellar senior season, you wouldn't really come away thinking it was all that stellar.
But for the seemingly always reserved and soft-spoken Crescenta Valley High girls'...
| Aug 27, 2012
| 5:20 PM
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Several news laws took effect in Missouri on Tuesday. The following explanations are provided by the Missouri State Highway Patrol:
On August 28, 2012, many new state laws and changes to existing laws become effective in Missouri....
| Sep 2, 2012
In politics, the trajectory of an elected official can depend on not only how they interact with their constituents, but how they get along with their peers.
And perhaps nowhere is that more apparent than the paths taken by two local assemblymen —...
| Jul 6, 2012
| 8:41 AM
A soundbar is nothing but a fake, an impostor. It's not a real surround-sound speaker system.
Maybe it's time to applaud the fraud.
For those with the money but not enough space, Harman Kardon's SB 30 soundbar with wireless subwoofer is a two-piece...
| Jan 26, 2012
| 1:58 PM
He’s being lampooned on blogs, news sites, Twitter and Gawker.
But state Sen. Ralph Shortey, the Oklahoma lawmaker who introduced a bill banning the use of human fetuses in food, is surprised his legislative effort has gotten so much attention....
| Feb 16, 2012
| 7:25 PM
Legislation is moving through the West Virginia Legislature that could force a Berkeley County Council member to abandon her bid for re-election this year because of a 10-year-old felony conviction.
Any person convicted of treason, bribery, perjury or...
| Feb 17, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Women's College Basketball-Concordia-St. Paul at Mary, 6 p.m. (Midco Sports Net)
Men's College Basketball-Northern Iowa at Virginia Commonwealth, 6 p.m. (ESPN2); Columbia at Princeton, 6 p.m. (ESPNU); Valparaiso at Loyola-Marymount, 8 p.m....