| Apr 9, 2013
| 7:26 AM
Here's some general Guinea Jubilee news updates.
First off, applications for the annual Guinea Heritage Association scholarship, typically valued at $500, are due on May 1.
Complete applications can be downloaded at www.guineajubilee.com. There are...
| Apr 26, 2013
The cure has taken 25 years for retired Smithfield police officer, Kurt Beach. In his first week on the job, in January 1988, Beach used mouth-to-mouth resuscitation in an attempt to save the life of a baby with a bloody breathing tube. He tears up as...
| May 17, 2013
| 8:45 AM
The first time John Warren walked into the old Pointer Brothers store in the Guinea section of Gloucester, he felt like he'd stumbled into something special.
Though the original sales and display area on the first floor had been cut up by a maze of...
| May 24, 2013
| 5:10 AM
Television critics of the world unite: Let's start reviewing shows whenever the heck we get around to it.
That's the model Netflix appears to be recommending with its decision to release 15 episodes of "Arrested Development" Sunday without making any...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 12:42 PM
WASHINGTON – Two Americans were taken hostage by pirates who attacked their ship off the coast of Nigeria, a U.S. official said Thursday.
The captain and chief engineer of the C-Retriever, a U.S.-flagged oil supply ship, were kidnapped in the...
| Nov 2, 2013
| 12:26 PM
Inspired by a Yale economist’s annual Halloween experiment that uses trick-or-treaters as guinea pigs, one Angeleno decided to try an experiment of her own. Nancy Levitt, 64, had the hundreds who came for candy choose between three options –...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 2:15 PM
The Baltimore County Center for Maryland Agriculture is broadening its horizons when it hosts a pair of events, one old and one new, at its Shawan Road site Aug 10.
Considering the array of interests — beef cattle, goats, worms, vegetable gardens,...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 1:18 PM
Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd’s decision to outsource asylum seekers to Papua New Guinea drew scorn from human rights advocates Friday and denunciation from political opponents as an approach that has already failed twice.
But the reminders...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 11:35 AM
Los Angeles firefighters rescued more than 100 animals from an early morning pet store fire in East Hollywood on Monday but numerous others died.
Among those saved were 25 puppies, some rabbits, mice, frogs and fish, said Los Angeles Fire Department...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 7:09 AM
The Guinea Jubilee art exhibit entries will be available for public viewing Friday evening -- that's tonight! -- from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Bena Country Store.
An artists reception will be held at the Bena Country Store on Saturday from 2 p.m. to 5 p....
| Aug 16, 2013
| 8:23 AM
In 1976, D. Carleton Gadjusek was awarded the Nobel Prize in Medicine for proving the link between a slow-acting prion disease that caused madness and death in the Fore tribe in Papua New Guinea and the tribe’s funerary ritual of eating deceased...