| Feb 10, 2012
| 4:32 PM
By Megan Crepeau "The Phantom Menace," cinema's favorite punching bag, is in theaters again this weekend. Because evidently you must experience it in glorious 3-D, and add to George Lucas's Scrooge McDuck money pile in the process. If you read......
| Sep 19, 2012
| 4:26 PM
Airport construction has been a big hassle at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, and this week runway maintenance will be causing added headaches for some local residents. The main northern runway is being repaved this week, which means...
| Mar 30, 2012
Meredith Postlewaite's mouth throbbed constantly, but self-employed and without dental insurance, she had few options.
"I couldn't sleep, couldn't eat. ... I was living on Tylenol and Advil," said the 27-year-old landscaper.
But there were times the...
| Jan 6, 2012
| 8:10 AM
People are often surprised to find that warehouse club savings are worthwhile even if you have a small family or live alone, according to ShopSmart, the shopping magazine published by Consumer Reports.
ShopSmart did a price comparison of 18 common...
| Apr 20, 2012
| 10:24 AM
- Allergy Medication
Whether you have seasonal allergies to pollen or environment allergies to pet dander and dust mites, it’s always a good idea to keep an over-the-counter allergy medication, like an antihistamine, in your medicine cabinet. ...
| Jan 16, 2012
Behind the pharmacy counter, the familiar bags of medications are tagged and labeled alphabetically in plastic containers.
Customers come and go —but not everyone is there to drop off or pick up a prescription.
Some have come for an influenza or...
| Oct 5, 2012
| 10:56 AM
As part of her marathon training, Daisy Carranza has taken an over-the counter pain reliever nearly every day for the last several months.
On race day Sunday, she's prepared to pop at least seven Extra Strength Tylenol capsules: two at the starting line,...
| Oct 11, 2012
"This neighborhood is pretty rich in brunch tradition," chef Patrick Sheerin said. The man speaks the truth: Trenchermen, the 4-month-old restaurant he runs with co-chef and brother Michael in Wicker Park, is just blocks from brunch faves such as The...
| Apr 29, 2012
| 7:05 PM
At the ding of a cowbell Sunday, staffers in a command center at the Johns Hopkins Hospital began clapping and yelling out victory cheers.
Another department had begun to transfer patients as part of a massive move from Hopkins' aging hospital building...
| Apr 30, 2012
| 6:42 PM
Well, fasten your seatbelts, because the presidential race is about to get really ugly between now and November. Whatever's been said up until now, will pale in comparison to the bombardment of attack ads we're about to get hit with. It's interesting to...
| May 3, 2012
| 8:12 PM
As a freshman, Bryce Mostoller usually plays for Somerset's JV baseball team when the varsity squad has a game on the same day.
He sent a text message in the morning to head coach Steve Costea asking if he would be needed for Thursday's Laurel...