| Apr 16, 2015
| 11:24 AM
The Lungevity Foundation and its annual Breathe Deep "run-walk" are both ideas with deep Deerfield roots that have spread across the country in just a few short years.
The fourth annual Breathe Deep North Shore 5K will raise awareness of and money to...
| Apr 15, 2015
| 1:24 PM
By the time he died in 1983, legendary musician Muddy Waters had gained acclaim for a pioneering style of electric blues he first played in clubs on Chicago's South and West sides in the 1940s and '50s. Over the decades, he entertained multitudes,...
| Apr 14, 2015
| 8:28 AM
Documentation of the dangers of hydraulic fracturing for natural gas has been mounting, with fracking shown to cause earthquakes, and now, from a new study in "Environmental Health Perspectives," it's shown to coincide with a dramatic rise in indoor radon...
| Apr 6, 2015
Jennifer Glose played softball at Allen High School for Ed Stinner in the late 1980s, in an era when the Chicks were one of the best programs in the area and state.
Like dozens of other players who played for Stinner at both Allen and Parkland, Glose is...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 5:22 AM
One of the most surprising and touching remembrances of singer Lesley Gore comes from longtime Southern California roots music singer and songwriter Jann Browne, who posted this loving anecdote on her Facebook page shortly after news surfaced of the "It's...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 12:30 PM
"I'M YOUNG, and I want to be young, I'm free and I want to be free/To live my life the way I choose, to say and do whatever I please!"
Lesley Gore, belting out her prescient anthem, "You Don't Own Me," in 1964.
YEARS AGO I interviewed Lesley Gore. She...
| Feb 16, 2015
| 12:38 PM
Singer-songwriter Lesley Gore, who topped the charts in 1963 at age 16 with her epic song of teenage angst, "It's My Party," and followed it up with the hits "Judy's Turn to Cry," and the feminist anthem "You Don't Own Me," died Monday. She was 68....
| Jan 27, 2015
| 9:55 AM
DANIA BEACH — The delicate task of removing asbestos-tainted dirt from a construction staging area near the airport began Monday.
The first truck rolled out shortly before 3 p.m., headed for Waste Management's Monarch Hill landfill near Coconut...
| Apr 3, 2015
| 5:57 PM
After the 1981 assassination attempt on President Ronald Reagan, nearly everyone knew that White House spokesman James Brady had been shot in the head and partially paralyzed in the attack by a mentally deranged assailant, John W. Hinckley Jr.
| Feb 26, 2015
| 12:30 PM
Washington is such a phony city. Maybe that's why it has such a good relationship with Hollywood.
In the sequel to a "film" we have seen many times before, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) may "shut down" Saturday because of a dispute between...
| Feb 24, 2015
| 3:31 PM
After a long search, finding the perfect home feels fabulous. But before you order change-of-address cards, there’s one more hurdle to overcome: the home inspection.
During the process, a licensed Maryland inspector will evaluate the home,...