| Nov 22, 2011
| 6:12 PM
As thousands of drivers head out of town on the day before Thanksgiving, they will likely run into construction zones.
"We have one of our biggest constructions seasons yet here at INDOT," said Will Wingfield, Indiana Department of Transportation...
| Aug 24, 2012
| 4:30 AM
The Chesapeake Bay region's fledgling pollution "trading" programs are getting an infusion of federal funds aimed at encouraging farmers to participate.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced Friday that it's awarding five grants totaling $2.6 $2....
| Sep 18, 2012
| 4:41 PM
Will it be an epic fall or an epic fail?
Indiana counties that bank on the beautiful fall colors and a bunch of tourists are a little worried this year.
The severe drought stressed out the trees. Some trees died and other trees lost their leaves early....
| Sep 27, 2012
| 3:48 PM
The optimistic incorporators and builders of the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, the nation's first common carrier railroad, which was founded in Baltimore in 1827 and began building westward the next year, envisioned it would take 10 years and $10 million...
| Oct 15, 2012
| 4:21 PM
Lori Klein Adamek, 67, passed away peacefully with her husband by her side at their home in La Cañada, CA on September 29, 2012.
Born October 21, 1944, in Wilmette, IL to William and Ruth Klein, Lori graduated from New Trier High School (1962), and the...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 12:44 PM
It is one of the most beautiful and peaceful places in Indiana, and now you can see it for yourself for the first time.
The 144-acre property along the Ohio River in Perry County has just been purchased by the Department of Natural Resources.
| Jun 2, 2012
| 8:44 PM
INDIANAPOLIS - How much rivalry exists between basketball All-Stars of the two Midwest states that border the Ohio River could be up for debate.
But the heat between Indiana and Kentucky's flagship schools is warmer than even-and arguing against that...
| Jul 10, 2012
| 11:15 AM
David Brandenburg's letter, published in The Sun on July 4 ("The truth about the War of 1812"), shows the danger of amateur historians who take small facts and from them draw a revisionist fallacious interpretation of the American historical narrative....
| Jul 12, 2012
| 8:07 AM
Even as the heat wave subsided this week, conditions for cornfields and lawns continue to be affected by what meteorologists are calling Illinois’s first drought of the year.
Two-thirds of the state is experiencing at least a severe drought, and...
| Jul 19, 2012
| 2:14 PM
Melvin G. "Mel" Trimble Sr., a colorful and loquacious character I got to know some years ago, had one of the more interesting and necessary jobs with the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad and with its successor company, Chessie System. It relied upon his...
| Dec 6, 2010
Officially, despite sightings of flurries in many places around the Baltimore region Sunday, there was no snow at BWI-Marshall - not even a trace - on Dec. 5. So, for those counting the Dec. 5ths that have produced at least a......