| Aug 22, 2013
| 7:16 AM
When Mike Korte sets his mind to something, he'll do whatever it takes to achieve the goal. And if it means he ends up surrounded by a throng of admiring women, well that's a sacrifice he's willing to make.
Korte was an aimless 13-year-old, admittedly...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 3:16 PM
This is the weekend I’ve been waiting for at the Classic Film Festival at Fort Lauderdale’s Classic Gateway Theatre. But not without some unease.
The four-week series offers favorite films in the big-screen format that shows them off best,...
| Mar 18, 2013
| 6:49 AM
Things are always sweeter the second time around.
And that's the hope for the Miss Smithsburg Scholarship Organization when it hosts its second-ever competition on Saturday, March 23, at Smithsburg High School.
And to even sweeten the pot in its...
| Mar 24, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Typical daily schedule for a member of the United States Congress:
•8:30 a.m. — National Wind Energy Association: to discuss wind production tax credit.
•10 a.m. — National Association of Manufacturers: to discuss accelerated...
| Apr 1, 2013
Una cosa tenía clara Marianna Montanaro cuando llegó al sur de Florida hace poco más de 12 años: no volvería a ejercer como abogada, como lo hizo en su natal Venezuela.
Si bien esa carrera le reportó muchos éxitos, su carácter combativo también le...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 9:44 AM
Las Olas Boulevard's resident craft-beer bar is celebrating its first birthday all week long. Well, almost. Starting June 12, American Social will put on first-anniversary events for five days.
On Wednesday, it's Cigar City night. Some experts from...
| Jun 4, 2013
Hopefully your liver has recovered from Chicago Craft Beer Week, because it's time to start planning for one of the top beer events of the fall.
Festiv-Ale, a charity beer festival that benefits the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, has released its line-up...
| May 26, 2013
Hazel Schaunaman is past Grand Matron and secretary of Minerva Chapter Order of Eastern Star.
The Order of the Eastern Star is a fraternal and social order comprised of persons with deep religious convictions and spiritual values.
| May 1, 2013
Fifth-graders at Salem Avenue Elementary participated in the “We the People: The Citizen and the Constitution” simulated Congressional hearings April 25.
The simulated hearing is an authentic, performance-based assessment in which students...
| May 2, 2013
| 4:15 AM
Here's what's on our mind this weekend: Low-budget movies, cheap drinks, free music, Ben Taylor, Mike Piazza and two leading curators of the cultural drift: Augusten Burroughs and KRS-One.
SWEDE ME, BABY
Organizers of the second annual South Florida...
| May 5, 2013
| 2:27 PM
Catie Breslin is living proof there have been advances in cystic fibrosis research.
When she was born, the average age a person with CF expected to live was age 18. Today, it's 37.
That's why the 21-year-old Hagerstown native is hoping that people...