| Mar 10, 2012
| 9:21 PM
The Rotary Club of Richland Township, along with polio survivors, will hold a Polio Awareness Day at the Galleria, in Richland Township, beginning at 2 p.m. on Saturday.
The club hopes to not only raise awareness that this disease still plagues the...
| May 8, 2012
| 3:55 AM
Last Sunday's screening at New Haven's Lyric Hall of the documentary "Broads,"that features salty, outspoken interviews with actresses of a certain age remind me of some of my own favorite interviews of like-minded dames.
I'll post a series of these...
| Mar 20, 2012
Nathan L. Chroman, a Beverly Hills attorney and wine enthusiast who wrote an influential weekly column for the Los Angeles Times during the rise of the California wine industry in the 1970s and '80s, has died. He was 83.
Chroman, who contracted polio...
| Mar 21, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Chadron, Neb.: Funeral services for Carol Mae Shaw (Sandall, Killingsworth) Emmett will be Friday, March 23, 2012, at 2 p.m. at the Immanuel Lutheran Church, with Pastor Ann Sundberg officiating.
Interment will follow at Greenwood Cemetery.
| Mar 24, 2012
| 2:11 PM
Elaine Weller knew how to stretch a dime, raising six children on a limited income.
“That woman could take a dime and turn it into a dollar,” said the youngest of her children, Michelle McCarty of Hagerstown.
“You know what, she was...
| Apr 1, 2012
Harry Crews, a rough-hewn Southerner who drew a keen following with novels that describe a Hieronymus Bosch landscape of grotesques — characters who are tossed into rattlesnake pits, walk on their hands, croon lullabies to a skull and literally...
| Apr 4, 2012
| 4:20 PM
Richard George McGowan Sr., 90, of Fahrney Keedy Home and Village and formerly of Smithsburg, Md., passed away Wednesday, April 4, 2012, at Fahrney Keedy Home.
Born Feb. 21, 1922, in Waukegan, Ill., he was the son of the late Robert Melvin and Rose...
| Apr 5, 2012
| 5:45 AM
PETOSKEY — While polio has been eradicated from 99 percent of the world, an effort is under way to help those affected by the crippling disease in one African nation.
Those suffering from the disease often spend much of their lives crawling and...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 8:07 PM
Orange Coast College's Circle K Club, a collegiate leadership development program sponsored by Kiwanis International, sent 40 members to the California-Nevada-Hawaii Circle K 58th annual Convention in Woodland Hills. The OCC students collected more than...
| Dec 29, 2011
Gayle Anderson was live in Irwindale at Fiesta Parade Floats to see some of the returning participants in this year's Tournament of Roses Parade.
During the 5am and 6am hours, Gayle showed the work performed on the Rose Parade Float being produced for...
| Jan 1, 2012
| 5:00 AM
Several times each year, patients suffering from rheumatic fever come to a Baltimore-area hospital for open heart surgery to repair their damaged hearts. They receive world-class medical care at no cost to them, and they and their traveling companions are...