| Nov 5, 2011
| 7:35 PM
They thought breast cancer was the worst of it. Then came the brain aneurysm.
But for Angela Leary and her family, the worst turned out to be something else entirely. Something that made the aneurysm, as their doctor told them, "the least of her...
| Sep 18, 2011
| 5:28 PM
Nirvana: “Nevermind: Super Deluxe Edition” (Geffen)
Rating: 2.5 stars (out of 4)
Pearl Jam: “Pearl Jam Twenty” (Columbia)
Rating: 3 stars (out of 4)
World domination – so difficult to predict, so impossible to maintain....
| Oct 25, 2012
A car accident stole Philomena Russum's mobility. The oncoming driver turned left and smacked into her car, breaking her hip.
After hip replacement surgery, Russum found it difficult to walk on her own. She applied for, and received, a handicapped...
| Jul 12, 2012
Sixty-six years old and following a musical route of his own design, Neil Young has survived a brain aneurysm, decades of stardom amid radically shifting public taste and who knows how many renditions of "Heart of Gold." In close-up, singing onstage,...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 5:37 PM
MESA, Ariz. — Whenever new Cubs catcher Dioner Navarro would go home questioning whether he still belonged in the big leagues during his struggles the last three seasons, his wife, Sherley, liked to remind him of his baseball claim to fame.
| Feb 24, 2013
| 3:19 PM
Anne Hathaway — insufferable, grating, insistently chipper, with those big stupid puppy-dog eyes and that dumb pixie hair, shocked, shocked, at the fortune and appreciation bestowed on her talented head, so rehearsed in her faux-humility, so...
| Apr 11, 2013
Democrats claim we have one party that upholds science and one that rejects it. When it comes to climate change, presidential polling, stem cells, evolution and other topics, we are told, Republicans have no use for actual experts. They'd rather listen to...
| Mar 29, 2013
| 8:41 AM
Danny Wiseman is practicing at Country Club Lanes on Pulaski Highway, sounding like the 10-pin version of Rodney Dangerfield while expounding on a favorite topic: why bowling gets no respect.
"I hate it when they say bowling's not a sport," he says now....
| Nov 18, 2012
| 3:23 AM
Jim Powers can almost feel it in his bones — basketball season is upon us.
“I still get very excited when this time of year comes along,” admits Jim, as youthful as you can be at 87.
Basketball, after all, was his first love and then...
| Nov 5, 2010
| 4:32 PM
This weekend is one of the favorite annual events for local surfers, and beachlovers alike – the Tommy Tant Memorial Surf ClassicÂ in Flagler Beach. Tommy Tant (pictured at right) was a competitive surfer who died in 1998 in his sleep from an...
| Nov 9, 2010
| 4:34 PM
Officially ending a six-year hiatus, the platinum-selling band has launched a tour that has brought it to the Avalon Hollywood. Maynard James Keenan is not about to explain everything for you. The brooding, melodic, hard rock he's recorded with A......