| Sep 29, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Last October, I started therapy. Not physical or psychotherapy but Orientation and Mobility (O&M) therapy. O&M is when a person with a visual impairment learns skills for independent travel, including how to use a white cane. October is Blindness...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 9:00 PM
NEWTOWN — On those nights when Amy DeLoughy's children can't sleep, haunted by memories of the massacre at their elementary school, or on those mornings when they can't face the daily routine, she calls in the ducks.
Doctor ducks, military ducks,...
| Mar 18, 2013
| 4:03 AM
Christopher Morris, based in Paris, was born in California in 1958 and began his career as a documentary conflict photographer working almost exclusively for Time magazine, where he has been on contract since 1990. He has won acclaim for his political...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 4:32 PM
OK, you've got your tire pressure and fluids checked, snacks and in-car diversions packed for the kids and your route programmed into the navigation system. You're ready for your Fourth of July holiday road trip, but beware ??? among the......
| Aug 27, 2013
| 5:52 PM
The last time I visited the Wildlands Conservancy's Pool Wildlife Sanctuary was to write about a naming contest for the new skunk. It was a fun story, if a bit trifling. The skunk, dubbed Smudge, would probably have been happy with any old name.
| Jul 17, 2013
| 9:26 AM
Happy Anniversary to me! It's been 7 years since I started my journey into journalism. What a roller coaster but then, that's life. Like any career mine has had 'ups and downs'. I'm on an upswing right now so I'm feeling grateful. I've covered a lot...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 9:56 PM
Former suburban megachurch pastor Steve Spear declared years ago that his sneakers were made for walking, not running. Even when someone pointed out running's potential to raise money for charity, he scoffed and offered to write a check.
| Aug 9, 2013
| 4:55 PM
Whither goest the sport of boxing these days?
How about to a country where it was banned in 1959 and not allowed back until 1986? That would be China.
This is promoter Bob Arum's grand plan. He has had many over six decades of promoting the sport, and...
| Aug 2, 2013
STRATFORD, Ontario — William Shakespeare, patron saint of the venerable Stratford Festival of Canada, is an unimpeachable source on most matters: love, leadership, the meaning of life. But when it came to the House of Tudor, his personal ethics...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 2:25 PM
Aug. 28 marked the 50th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s famous “I have a dream” speech, which some say was so peppered with scriptural allusions that it was more sermon than speech.
Clarence Jones, a civil rights activist who...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 4:05 AM
On Wednesday, a deputy was attacked during a routine traffic stop by a driver who struck him in the face several times, causing the deputy to fall down and become disoriented, according to a news release from the Marion County Sheriff's Office.