| Nov 1, 2011
| 9:39 AM
The Court of Appeals of Indiana upheld the January sentence of the man who police said confined an elderly woman in a utility closet for months.
The appellate court affirmed Luigi Amalfitano’s sentence. Amalfitano was arrested in May 2010 after...
| Nov 3, 2011
| 4:36 AM
Overdoses from prescription painkillers are skyrocketing across the U.S., according to the CDC, and Hoosiers have not escaped what health officials are calling a public health epidemic.
"The disease was bigger than Bryan. In the end, he got caught up,...
| Nov 4, 2011
Longmeadow Lions Club will meet Thursday, Nov. 10, at 6:30 p.m. at Always Ron’s Restaurant on Burhans Boulevard.
The program will be presented by Belinda Corbett of the Washington County Commission on Aging. For reservations, call 301-739-2815. ...
| Nov 8, 2011
The community is invited to a recital and rededication of the Moller organ Sunday at 3 p.m. at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Funkstown.
The recital will feature local musicians in organ, instrumental and vocal music.
The original Moller organ...
| Nov 16, 2011
Lawrence Township parents got a lesson in teen substance abuse Wednesday night by a group of people who said the parent component in the fight is too often forgotten.
The free event was sponsored by Drug Free Marion County, and it featured two sets of...
| Nov 30, 2011
| 12:56 PM
Molly Clevenger takes prescription medicines every day, and she has considered buying from websites outside the U.S.
“When push came to shove I just really thought, ‘Where is this coming from?'” said Clevenger.
A Consumer Reports...
| Sep 27, 2011
| 11:48 AM
The economy is prompting people to cut back on spending in many areas. However, there is one area where cutting costs could have dire consequences.
The Consumer Reports National Research Center found in its latest poll more than a quarter of people...
| May 1, 2012
China is facing a product-quality scandal once again, another in a seemingly endless string -- though right now the blind dissident's great escape last week and the Bo Xilai family cataclysm are smothering all news of it.
Still, the new scandal and the...
| May 10, 2012
Due to the deaths of two Williamsport High School students, the Williamsport Blue Band Boosters have canceled their annual Yard Sale Extravaganza, which was to be held Saturday.
The boosters appreciate the community’s continued support of...
| May 10, 2012
| 6:02 PM
To keep someone from burglarizing your home, you likely know the basics like trimming the bushes so people can't hide behind them and keeping the doors locked. However, with today's technology, new potential threats arise.
Some Marion County...
| May 17, 2012
| 8:15 AM
With summer almost upon us, many folks are gearing up for that summer vacation. There are a few things one should keep in mind when traveling. First, carrying large amounts of cash is not a good idea. Carry only enough cash to pay for cabs, shuttle...