| Apr 18, 2011
| 6:35 PM
Jews here and around the world are celebrating Passover, which began Monday at sundown.
Passover pays homage to the story of the Exodus of ancients Israelites lead by Moses out of Egypt, where they were slaves.
It's a time of family gatherings and...
| Oct 9, 2011
| 5:34 PM
Question: My mother was just diagnosed with macular degeneration. What is it and what can we do about it?
Answer: This is something I’m familiar with since the agency I work for provides training and services to many individuals who have this...
| Dec 6, 2011
| 12:39 AM
ASHEVILLE, NC (KTLA) -- Evangelist Billy Graham was released from the hospital after a second bout with pneumonia, a hospital spokeswoman said on Tuesday.
Graham, 93, returned to his home in Montreat, N.C., after a six-day stay in the hospital.
| May 20, 2011
| 1:30 AM
FARGO, N.D. - The snow had finally melted and the ground was no longer soggy, so I began inspecting our landscape. I wanted to see if our perennial plants had survived the winter. Fortunately, our rosebushes were budding, the tall grasses were growing and...
| May 6, 2011
| 11:02 AM
CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida -- A NASA worker who fell to his death from the launch pad where space shuttle Endeavour is being prepared for flight committed suicide, officials said on Friday.
James Vanover, 53, of Titusville, Fla., an engineer with prime...
| Jun 4, 2011
If she hadn't starred in the 1950s cult horror films "Attack of the 50 Foot Woman" and "Attack of the Giant Leeches," if she hadn't posed nude for Playboy, few would have asked how 82-year-old Yvette Vickers could have died in her Benedict Canyon home and...
| Jul 13, 2011
| 8:28 AM
SPRING VALLEY, Calif. -- A nearly blind East County woman has found a way to weave her passion for recycling and her desire to help the homeless into a single creative endeavor.
Wilma Groh, a Spring Valley resident, leads a group that turns used...
| Sep 20, 2011
| 7:51 AM
Thanks to iLASIK, I can see clearly now!
After years of consideration, Mark Cox of Lynchburg finally made the decision to have LASIK eye surgery. His only regret is that he didn’t get it done sooner.
According to the Vision Council of...
| Sep 11, 2011
| 9:00 PM
More than 1,200 Marylanders die every year because of a fall, according to the National Council on Aging. In fact, falls are the leading cause of injury deaths among people older than 65 and the leading cause of doctor visits, hospitalizations and...
| Aug 24, 2011
| 1:21 PM
Alice C. Jones, a noted watercolorist and former Hampton resident, died Aug. 19 from heart failure at her home in Delray Beach, Fla.
She was 95.
The daughter of a farmer and an educator, the former Alice Fulton was born in West Lebanon, Pa., and...
| Nov 11, 2011
| 5:06 PM
Whenever David R. Owen answered the phone, it was always with a crisp and enthusiastic "Bridge," no doubt a holdover from his World War II days when he was an executive officer and navigator serving aboard the destroyer USS Ordronaux.
Owen, who died last...