| Jun 22, 2012
| 6:46 PM
It was a week to recognize and celebrate the contributions of dads on the Orange Coast.
Father's Day2012 was the theme for the American Diabetes Assn.'s annual "Father of the Year" dinner held at the Grove of Anaheim.
A shoulder-to-shoulder crowd of...
| Jun 27, 2012
| 11:32 AM
Earlier this month a Texas Rangers sportscaster went from calling live highlights of a baseball game to talking about a botched robbery. The sportscaster's incoherent switch confused listeners, but doctors saw the symptoms of aphasia, a disease not...
| Jul 1, 2012
| 7:40 PM
Pat Johnston, like many Baltimore residents, was fuming Sunday as she faced another day without electricity. Describing her frustration level, she said, "On a scale out of 10, I'm at 11.2.
"You can't get through to find out [when power is likely to...
| Jul 2, 2012
| 4:49 PM
It's been more than a year since federal agents raided the Kentwood Pharmacy locations, including the store in the Eastgate neighborhood in Grand Rapids. The neighborhood hasn't been the same since the landmark store with the red awning closed its doors...
| Jul 6, 2012
| 6:06 AM
The magic of live theater triumphs on stage as children from all around the region participate in the Waynesboro Children's Theatre Troupe's annual productions.
These large-scale musicals that incorporate elaborate costumes, set design and...
| Jul 11, 2012
| 1:03 PM
Parents and disability advocates called on Illinois officials today to delay changes to a state program that funds in-home nursing care for more than 1,000 medically fragile and technology-dependent children.
Angry – sometimes tearful –...
| Jul 11, 2012
| 6:32 PM
Parents and advocates for the disabled called on Illinois officials Wednesday to delay changes to a state program that funds in-home nursing care for more than 1,000 medically fragile and technology-dependent children.
Angry, sometimes tearful parents...
| Jan 22, 2012
| 7:17 AM
It was a battle of brawn on the ice in Roanoke Saturday evening, for the 9th annual Guns and Hoses showdown.
The game pits local law enforcement against firefighters in a "friendly" game of hockey.
More than 6,000 people came out to the Roanoke Civic...
| Jan 23, 2012
| 11:47 AM
Kroger is closing a store in one of our hometowns.
The company announced Monday that it's closing its store on Greensboro Road in Martinsville on March 22.
A total of 56 employees, including 29 part-time workers, will be able to move to other stores...
| Feb 3, 2012
| 10:56 PM
Newport Beach resident Mike Talbot, Universal Space Lines LLC president and chief executive, as a California State Military Reserve major received the California Medal of Merit presented by Col. Marc Breslow, Regional Support Command South commander....
| Sep 16, 2012
| 8:47 PM
Christine Ann Vought, 51 of Garrett, died Sept. 14, 2012 in Ocean City, Md. Born June 23, 1961 in McKeesport, a daughter of Mary Ann (Williamson) Eger, of McKeesport, and the late Edward Eger. Also preceded in death by her brother Eddie Eger. Survived...