| Sep 10, 2013
| 8:19 AM
When it comes to pain I like to think I'm fairly tolerant. I'm embarrassed to admit I used to faint after getting immunizations in high school but over the years, for whatever reason, I've toughened up.
Last week I woke up in the middle of the night...
| Sep 1, 2013
The late summer of 1963, I was going on 15 when my father brought me a copy of "The American Way of Death" and asked me to have a look and report back to him. It was the buzz among his fellow undertakers, a must read. But he was busy and I was bookish and...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 1:05 AM
Cries of anguish are echoing across this great land of ours, all because of the three little words back to school.
At least that's how it was for me. I saw going to school as a form of unjust punishment, like a prisoner who was serving time for a...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 3:45 PM
Orioles center fielder Adam Jones is a dedicated tweeter. When he's not at the ballpark, he shares photos of his dynamic taste in food and his love for his dog Missy to his more than 133,000 followers on Twitter. He often offers clever short quips after...
| Aug 15, 2013
Please excuse Hank Morgan. He really is stoked about his Peninsula Pilots reaching the Coastal Plain League championship series. He truly appreciates the team's players and fans, and he absolutely basked in Tuesday's elimination-game victory over...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 4:32 AM
Just about every part of the suspension system could need replacing at some point, from the springs to ball joints, tie rod ends, control arms and bushings. As cars age and the miles add up, they may lean more in......
| Aug 5, 2013
| 10:59 AM
Karen Batts may live in Queens New York now, but at heart the "Project Runway" contestant is a Boca girl.
"You can see it with my colors," Batts explains in a telephone interview. "I love color. When I moved up here a year and a half ago [they told me...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 8:38 AM
Welcome to part one of the shocking two-part season finale of "The Bachelorette," which, of course, Chris Harrison calls the "television event of the summer."
It better be good because most of the show’s viewers would rather have root canal than...
| Jul 7, 2013
| 4:51 PM
Fear is as fresh as the stubborn blood stains on the street in the 900 block of Bennett Place. Three men have been killed this year on this short stretch of three-story row homes, two within seven days of each other last month.
Parents lock their...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 5:45 PM
For Mark Keys, the pen is mightier than the scalpel.
Thirty-four surgeries on his back and legs, coupled with a host of other ailments, have left the onetime boat rigger unable to work and largely homebound since 1991.
His physical problems have led...
| Jan 12, 2013
| 9:29 PM
A pending case in Montgomery County is extreme, but it should give you something to think about before your next trip to the dentist, doctor, accountant, therapist or other professional. Authorities say a dental assistant and a receptionist at a......