| Nov 3, 2013
In the early '70s, when Curt and Linda Matthews were just out of graduate school (his degree in American literature and hers in English literature), the young couple conducted experiments to figure out what they wanted to do with their lives.
| Oct 30, 2013
| 2:41 PM
The Golden West College football team picked up a solid homecoming game victory Saturday by defeating visiting Santa Ana, 28-16, at Orange Coast College.
Quarterback Chris d'Entremont (Fountain Valley High) completed four touchdown passes including three...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 4:43 PM
Even healthy children can come down with a case of the flu severe enough to cause death in a matter of days, according to a new report from researchers at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
In fact, children who were in good health...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 9:08 PM
The Washington Nationals will name five-time All-Star third baseman Matt Williams to be their new manager, according to multiple reports.
Williams, 47, will replace Davey Johnson, who retired at the end of the regular season. It is Williams' first...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 10:31 AM
Many professional South Florida athletes, along with the backing of their organizations, are putting their platform to positive use to bring well-needed attention to causes dear to their hearts. Below you’ll find a selection of these athletes’...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 6:55 PM
From his wheelchair in the Corona del Mar High School gym, Aaron Rubin held up one finger to indicate "yes" and two fingers for "no" as he answered questions about a drug addiction that led him to a catastrophic overdose.
"This is Aaron," said his...
| Sep 15, 2013
Peotone's Maggie Yunker had been taking birth control pills for a year when her doctor suggested switching to a brand that also could clear up acne and ease some aggravating symptoms related to her period.
Yunker was sold. But a year later, the 20-year-...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 9:05 AM
William "Bill" Douglass, 94, of Harbor Springs, passed away Sept. 21, 2013, from old age, cancer and pneumonia at Hiland Cottage in Petoskey. May he rest in Paradise.
A memorial service will take place at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 28, at the First...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 8:39 PM
The note Patsy Swayze tucked in her son Don's suitcase was simple but meaningful.
It was 1980, and Don had just moved to California to pursue an acting career. He was sleeping on his older brother Patrick's couch and scared to death of the prospect of...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 5:52 PM
The minute I saw Monte, I knew something was terribly wrong.
My year-old Havanese normally jumps up when he hears any of us come home — deliriously happy, his body shaking, tail wagging. But on this Saturday morning, he didn't even look up. He was...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 3:36 PM
Ken Norton Sr., a former heavyweight boxing champion who defeated Muhammad Ali in 1973, then lost in the rematch later that year, died Wednesday at a hospital in Arizona where he had been undergoing rehabilitation since suffering a stroke last year,...