| Jul 24, 2013
| 7:56 AM
The new owners of a nursing home in Northbrook are seeking permission to add a gym for physical and occupational therapies as part of a plan to change the facility into a rehabilitation center.
Legacy Healthcare Financial Services LLC, which is managing...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 6:07 AM
Fourteen-year-old Troy Neal grew up in Baltimore. It’s where his friends are, where he scraped his knees learning to skateboard in Carroll Park, and where he had planned to attend Mount St. Joseph’s High School this fall.
| Jul 20, 2013
| 9:52 AM
Annemarie Provisero recalls every detail of the crash.
She can point exactly to where she left blood streaks on the pavement of Dean Road.
She knows exactly where her broken body lay in the crosswalk after she was struck by a neighbor's car at the...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 1:50 PM
The Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services (KDADS) is revoking the license of an adult care home in Topeka, the Topeka Community Healthcare Center, located at 1821 SE 21st Street in Topeka.
For several years this facility, currently home...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 4:10 PM
At least 12 groups are considering submitting proposals to buy the Franklin County-owned Falling Spring Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, county officials said Thursday.
County officials have distributed packets to a dozen skilled nursing providers...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 8:17 AM
There’s a lot to gain by giving in Howard County.
Each year, residents from across the county volunteer their time, doing everything from helping young readers pick out library books and driving seniors to doctors appointments to stocking...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 7:15 AM
The Fall Season is here, people. And though premieres will happen up and down what is still anachronistically called a dial, the season remains mainly the domain of the broadcast networks — which seem bent for the moment not on aping cable TV, as...
| Jul 16, 2013
Will County officials are preparing for the possibility of a strike by the county's largest employees' union.
Members of American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees Local 1028 have told union leaders they could call for a strike vote if...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 4:03 PM
A blown transformer knocked out the power to two buildings on the campus of MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital in Baltimore Tuesday afternoon, though the hospital itself was not affected.
The Morgan and Smyth buildings, which are used to house out-...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Greta Goplen stood in position with a cane at the ready, like a ninja warding off invisible foes.
As an instructor yelled out directions to the class — "left, left, jab, jab, nose! right, right, jab, jab, nose!" — the 59-year-old raised...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 4:02 PM
In Florida, where nearly one of every five nursing homes is on a state "watch list" for poor care, patient advocates say a federally mandated watch-dog program is crumbling — at a time when it's needed most.
"It's really a broken system," said...