| Oct 2, 2014
| 11:06 AM
Comptroller Peter Franchot, by starting a petition drive, has embarked on a policy initiative to require all Maryland public schools start the school calendar after Labor Day. His policy proposal is given political cover through a commission report from...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 10:11 AM
The first day of school can be scary for little ones, and for Stephanie it was traumatic. A small tortoiseshell cat with tiny white toes, Stephanie — as she has been nicknamed by the shelter now caring for her — created a flurry of news...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 6:30 PM
TV Land has given series orders to two single-camera comedies -- "Impastor" and "Teachers" -- that are more offbeat than the cablers' past original skeins.
Both series have 10-episode orders and are targeted to premiere next year.
| Sep 30, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Continuing with the current TV trend of mining Gen X and Gen Y nostalgia for project ideas, Fox has bought a half-hour comedy loosely based on the Tom Hanks movie "Big" from "Enlisted" exec producers Kevin Biegel and Mike Royce via 20th Century Fox...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 10:35 AM
Familiarity with a prospective coach came via a simple Internet search for Nate Navigato.
When Buffalo coach Bobby Hurley started showing interest in him, the Geneva senior forward decided to do his homework on the former Duke All-American. Hurley led...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 4:15 AM
It's not unusual to see submarines off the coast of Broward County but there were sightings on Labor Day weekend that remain a bit of a mystery.
Videographers and photographers captured the long black vessel cruising north and south between Fort...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 7:43 AM
The Plantation Stars travel baseball program is gearing up for a strong fall season as they prove to be amongst the top programs in Broward County.
The Stars 12-under travel baseball squad is coming off a successful summer after forming as a Little...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 11:41 AM
The Tamarac Cougars youth football league has experienced its shares of highs and lows during its 17-year history. As a member of the American Youth Football League, the program has provided a safe environment for children from the ages of 5 to 13 . The...
| Sep 27, 2014
| 7:23 PM
As his wayward tee shot off the 11th hole at Green Pond Country Club settled some 30 yards onto the football field at neighboring Notre Dame High School, Steve Kluemper could only shake his head.
Somehow, at some point during Saturday's quarterfinals of...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 9:50 AM
GoPro hoisted its high-end offering further into the age of high-definition video with the introduction of the Hero4, its latest line of participant-sports-oriented video cameras. The company also lowered the price of its cheapest camera to $129 from...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 8:34 AM
Conservatives branded it an assault on family values. The nation's drug czar warned recovering addicts not to watch it. Schools barred clothing featuring its images.
But when "The Simpsons" premieres its 26th season Sunday, TV's longest-running prime-...