| Apr 7, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Recently, a middle school in Evanston, Ill., made headlines for the uproar generated by the administration's proposed ban on leggings and yoga pants.
The pants were deemed too distracting for a school environment, but parents, students and even members...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 3:45 PM
Maria Rodale is the third generation to lead Rodale Inc., the independent publisher of health and environmental books and magazines in Pennsylvania. Her grandfather started Organic Gardening Magazine, and she is a longtime organic advocate but says she...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 10:43 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- Gov. Rick Scott signed a bill Monday that legalizes a form of medical marijuana touted as way to help relieve symptoms for children with epilepsy and cancer patients.
The Republican-controlled Legislature made a policy about-face this...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 2:52 PM
The Sunshine State isn't the most "fertility friendly" state in the nation, but it isn't the the worst state to be in if your seeking fertility treatments or help, either.
That title belongs to Alaska, Wyoming and New Hampshire.
| May 27, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Spend enough time with Bryan Cranston and he'll show you the imaginary dial he uses to visualize how someone -- anyone, including you -- lives life.
"I came up with this gauge 15, 20 years ago," he says, launching into a monologue with the easy...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 8:10 AM
During the last century in the U.S., the average human life-span has almost doubled principally due to scientific improvements in modern medicine, technological advancements and more effective treatments for various disorders.
Now the conundrum is how...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 3:02 PM
Since California passed the nation’s first medical marijuana bill in 1996, many states have been following suit, but some -- most recently Florida and New York -- still grapple with what medical marijuana legislation should look like.
| May 30, 2014
| 9:06 AM
Fuller Seminary intern Denise Lenore will preach on the subject “A Life of Prayer” during the 10:30 a.m. service on Sunday at La Cañada United Methodist Church, 104 Berkshire Place.
At noon, an all-church luncheon features Xiao Si Quan of...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 2:36 PM
Savage Bluegrass plays at 7 p.m. Tuesday, June 17, at Sam and Elsie's Bar and Restaurant, 9994 Washington Blvd. in Laurel. No cover charge. Information: 301-317-7796.
Montpelier Mansion, 9650 Muirkirk Road in Laurel, is...
| May 13, 2014
| 5:41 PM
You’ve heard about how NBC’s “The Biggest Loser” has changed the lives of many of its contestants. Many have lost a substantial amount of weight and kept if off, regaining their happiness in the process. In the case of former...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 6:39 PM
Wall Street analysts expect Lululemon Athletica Inc. to post minimal gains Thursday morning after learning that controversial founder Chip Wilson voted against the reelection of the brand’s chairman, Michael Casey, at the company’s annual...