| Jan 12, 2012
| 12:50 PM
Rebecca Yenawine and Mark Carter are accustomed to awe-struck looks when visitors cross the foyer of their 19th-century rowhouse in Reservoir Hill.
The four-story brick Victorian, built circa 1870, is sprawling — some 6,000 square feet. And with...
| Jan 4, 2012
New Year's is celebrated around the globe, and in many cultures people make resolutions (though they don't necessarily keep them). What about resolutions for our pets? I asked my fans on Facebook (http://www.facebook.com/pages/Steve-Dale/50057343596)...
| Nov 15, 2011
| 9:23 AM
Seeing the movements of a healthy hand mirroring one's own movements plays a welcome trick on the brains of arthritis sufferers, a new study shows: It reduces the perception of pain. The observation, reported this week at the Society for Neuroscience's...
| Jan 24, 2012
Sheila Kelley is a seasoned actor currently in "Gossip Girl" on the CW. She also had roles in ABC's "Lost," which ended in 2010, as well as in "L.A. Law" and "Sisters."
Her acting career mixed with physical fitness in 2000's "Dancing at the Blue Iguana,"...
| Jan 25, 2012
| 12:44 PM
Confused about which carbohydrates you should be eating?
Welcome to the club.
"It's the biggest lack-of-consensus issue in the U.S. diet today," said Dr. Dariush Mozaffarian, associate professor of epidemiology at Harvard School of Public Health. "We...
| Jan 9, 2012
| 4:14 PM
A vision for the "greening" of downtown Baltimore is taking shape after city leaders proposed ambitious steps to keep and attract businesses and residents by making public areas more inviting.
An open-space plan unveiled last February by the Downtown...
| Jan 25, 2012
The State of the Union address is a political exercise in the best of times. But when a president is running for reelection and Congress is dominated by his most bitter opponents, there's even less pretense than usual.
The State of the Union address that...
| Jan 27, 2012
| 10:28 AM
Fancy the notion of being pampered, polished and indulged with your sweetheart at your side this Valentine's Day? Then consider a spa escapade for two.
"In the past, romance was about tales of travel and adventure — the kinds of experiences that...
| Apr 6, 2011
In the five weeks since paralyzed running back Rasul "Rocky" Clark told the media of his fight for health insurance after his $5 million policy expired, his family has been overwhelmed with support, he said.
One south suburban woman offered to...
| Feb 9, 2012
| 2:44 PM
LAPORTE -- A judge has upheld charges against two LaPorte school officials who could go to jail on allegations they helped cover up a sexual relationship between a now-former volleyball coach and player.
Former LaPorte High School junior varsity...
| Feb 2, 2012
| 4:36 PM
First Lady Michelle Obama is slated to celebrate the second anniversary of her youth fitness campaign in Orlando Feb. 11. Obama's “Let's Move!” campaign aims to tackle childhood obesity through fitness and healthy eating, and she'll promote...