| Apr 25, 2013
At least one member of Allentown City Council will not be present for the much-anticipated vote on the city’s water and sewer lease tonight. Councilman Cynthia Mota has been hospitalized in Venezuela for nearly a month and is still not well enough...
| Apr 4, 2013
As the debate over Allentown’s proposed water and sewer lease heats up, one city council member was conspicuously absent from the board’s meeting Wednesday night. Cynthia Mota, a Democrat who has served on council since she was appointed in...
| Apr 14, 2012
| 10:00 PM
With the 100th anniversary of the Titanic, there should be a renewed interest in "A Night to Remember," Baltimorean Walter Lord's recreation of the ship's sinking. It is a classic in the dramatiuc retelling of an historical event, and you could draw a...
| Dec 6, 2011
| 11:04 AM
An article in the Dec. 7, 1961, edition of the Herald Argus and Baltimore Countian recognized the participation of several local teenagers in a new aquatic competition.
Four 17-year old members of the Rollingwood Pool in Catonsville have entered the...
| Feb 18, 2012
The Dodgers' pitchers and catchers will show up at Camelback Ranch in Arizona in a few days for spring training. And so will Sue Falsone. She won't be in the stands; she'll be in the dugout and the clubhouse, with the guys. She's the Dodgers' new head...
| Jul 11, 2011
The topics of vaccines and vaccine safety spark emotional outbursts at scientific meetings and family dinner tables alike. But many of these debates are remarkably fact-free. Surprisingly few people — not just concerned parents but also doctors,...
| Nov 2, 2011
| 12:06 PM
Q: My son is 5 years old and just started school. He hasn't had the chickenpox yet, but I'm sure he'll get it eventually. I know some parents actually expose their children to kids with chickenpox so they can catch it and get it over with. Is this safe?...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 4:47 PM
SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (KTLA) -- A Valencia man accused of making death threats against children on ESPN's website appeared in court on Tuesday.
Eric Ting Yee, 21, is suffering from chicken pox and wore a surgical mask in the courtroom.
He is facing a...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 4:47 PM
It wasn't just any raking job; it was dethatching to get all the old, dead grass out. That's hard work. You have to dig in and put some real muscle into it.
The pain in my rib cage started the day after the dead grass was bagged and bound for the...
| Mar 16, 2012
| 1:16 PM
CYPRESS PARK, Calif. (KTLA) -- Police have released a sketch of a man suspected of trying to abduct a 16-year-old girl walking to school.
The attempted kidnapping happened around 8:20 a.m. Wednesday as the teen was walking to L.A. River High School in...
| Mar 24, 2012
| 8:23 AM
The Indiana Department of Health has confirmed a chickenpox outbreak at Western School Corp. in Russiaville.
Officials say students, faculty, and staff with no history of chickenpox and who haven't received two doses of the chickenpox vaccine will not...