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  • Residents honor late friend with flamingo fundraiser

    Residents honor late friend with flamingo fundraiser
    Springtime always brings migratory birds, but this year a new variety has come to roost. Pink flamingos are on the move in Carroll County, settling in Westminster yards and surrounding areas. The flocks are being delivered by a group of women as part of...
  • Talk of the County: Gurnee teen, Round Lake Beach cop are courageous

    Talk of the County: Gurnee teen, Round Lake Beach cop are courageous
    Editor's Note: Talk of the County is a reader-generated column of opinions. If you see something you disagree with or think is incorrect, please tell us! Call us at (312) 222-4554 or email talkofthecounty@tribpub.com Courageous Gurnee teen Hooray...
  • Broward County Calendar

      Through Monday, May 4 Exhibit: "Visual Concerto" Weston Art Guild The art exhibit features work from the Weston Art Guild. City of Pembroke Pines Glass Gallery, 10100 Pines Blvd. 954-961-6067 or http://www.ppines.com/glassgallery Thursday,...
  • Study questions accuracy of certain tumor-only gene mapping

    More cancer patients are getting the genes in their tumors mapped to help guide their treatment. New research suggests that isn't always accurate enough, and a second test could help ferret out the culprit genes. Cancer involves two sets of genetic...
  • Atlanta schools cheating case judge keeps word on sentences

    True to his word, a judge showed mercy to former Atlanta public school educators who accepted responsibility for their role in a widespread conspiracy to inflate student scores on standardized tests. Those who refused to admit guilt and agree to other...
  • Jail for 9 of 10 ex-educators in Atlanta test-cheating case

    All but one of 10 former Atlanta public school educators convicted in a widespread conspiracy to inflate student scores on standardized tests were sentenced to jail time Tuesday, and the judge called the cheating scandal "the sickest thing that's ever...
  • Return-to-work policy at heart of woman's lawsuit against Broward Health

    Return-to-work policy at heart of woman's lawsuit against Broward Health
    A doctor's note didn't suffice for a former Broward Health employee who in a lawsuit claims that the hospital system's return-to-work screening policy violates the Family Medical Leave Act. Andrea Santiago, 36, filed a lawsuit against Broward Health...
  • Mildred Ruth Reiner

    Mildred Ruth Reiner
    Mildred Ruth Reiner, an accomplished trumpet player and champion of music education in Baltimore County's public schools, died March 22 of complications from a stroke and breast cancer in Plymouth, Vt. The native Northeast Baltimore resident was 83....
  • Cop of the year leads public fight against breast cancer

    Cop of the year leads public fight against breast cancer
    There weren't any bells ringing to announce the beginning of Kariann Hill's fight, but the 26-year-old Round Lake Beach Police officer didn't need one. "I'm ready to kick cancer's ass," Hill said before walking into her first chemotherapy treatment...
  • Harvard's Julio Frenk is new University of Miami president

    Julio Frenk, a former health minister in Mexico and a dean who helped quadruple fundraising at Harvard during his recent tenure there, was tapped Monday as the next president of the University of Miami. The school's board of trustees unanimously approved...
  • Lehigh professor develops blood test for cancer

    Lehigh professor develops blood test for cancer
    When it comes to cancer, early detection can be the difference between life and death. Many people, however, don't find out they have cancer until they experience symptoms, and by then it's all the harder to beat. It's an unfortunate chronology that...