| Mar 14, 2012
I'm very sad that the wife of one of my Chicago broadcast heroes has died.
Sheila Leonard was an caring, elegant, lovely person and mother of six as you'll read below.
As Roy covered the entertainment scene in Chicago for 31 years, she was a lover of...
| Mar 28, 2012
| 4:10 AM
For the first time in 50 years, the FDA has approved a new therapy to help treat Lupus. Dr. Joan Merrill talks to Fox43 Morning News about lupus and some of the challenges facing people living with the disease. Get details here: UsinLupus.com...
| Sep 4, 2012
| 7:59 PM
Claude Wood misses his daughter Rachel.
"She should have never died, this could have been avoided," said Claude Wood.
Rachel Wood was booked into the Department of Corrections in June of 2010. She was busted for selling pain pills. While behind bars...
| Sep 8, 2012
| 3:26 PM
In a battle of defending state champions, Fallston ran into Severna Park at the wrong time.
After losing to No. 7 Broadneck in its season opener earlier in the week, No. 6 Severna Park wanted to play better Saturday. The Falcons got their wish, using...
| Jun 25, 2012
| 7:06 AM
Lupus walk a success thanks to efforts
The 10th annual Alliance for Lupus Research Petoskey Walk with Us to Cure Lupus was a great success on Saturday, June 9, in Petoskey thanks to the walkers, volunteers, and great sponsors. The $20,000-plus...
| Jun 29, 2012
| 1:37 PM
It hurts to walk. It hurts to sleep. It hurts to hug.
And it hurts when people don't understand.
You must be a complainer or a hypochondriac, they think. Maybe it's all in your head.
You look fine — why don't you get better?
If there is a form...
| Jul 4, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Mt. Lake Terrace, Wash.: Nicole Marie Funmaker (1971-2012) went to be with Jesus on May 1, 2012. She was a resident of Mount Lake Terrace, Wash. She graduated from Mobridge High School in 1989 and attended Central Indian Bible College before moving to the...
| Jan 7, 2013
| 6:21 PM
I don't envy the job the Baseball Writers' Association of America members have in choosing the 2013 Hall of Fame class.
This year they must contend with the "steroid ballot" as names such as Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens, Mike Piazza and Sammy Sosa...
| Jan 2, 2013
| 7:22 AM
Joseph H. Gasco, of Pellston and formerly of Harbor Springs and Boyne Falls, passed away Dec. 29, 2012, at McLaren Northern Michigan at the age of 57.
Heaven now has another Angel.
He was born on Dec. 9, 1955, in Petoskey, the son of John and Irene...
| Jan 4, 2013
So there we were at the dinner table several days ago — me, my 20-year-old daughter Eleanor and my dad Sam, who is 86.
We dwell in the semi-remote, cable-free section of Lake County around Lake Jem, and we were talking about a horse that ended...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 2:20 PM
Some stories are harder to write than others. Obituaries are among the hardest, as the represent an obligation to do justice to the folks who have passed and hopefully to bring solace to their loved ones.
Some of Laguna's best and brightest died in...