| Oct 6, 2014
| 5:20 AM
The train is bearing down on me. I hear its piercing whistle, feel its rumble, before I ever see it, of course.
I am stuck on the tracks. Specifically, I have just started crossing the final narrow bridge back from the trek along the Union Pacific...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 3:36 PM
A fisherman's body was found Sunday afternoon in Lake Heiniger in Apopka, police say.
Apopka Police report that Michael Grady, 53, drove to the lake early Sunday morning, according to WESH.com. Witnesses saw his canoe tip over and called 911. Divers...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 8:50 PM
Conservation of our land, water and animal resources should be a primary goal of every hunter, trapper, angler, hiker, birder and other outdoor enthusiasts.
In Monday's editions of The Morning Call, the Cryptoquotes features this gem from Aldo Leopold,...
| Oct 4, 2014
| 8:30 PM
The good-vibing '60s are slip-sliding away in Paul Thomas Anderson's "Inherent Vice," and along with them a certain idea of pre-Vietnam, pre-Manson California life -- of boho beach towns and uncommodified counterculture soon to be washed away by a tsunami...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 2:28 PM
Republican Tom Foley jumped into the middle of a dispute over state shellfish-bed leases Friday, promising disgruntled oyster and clam fishermen that if elected he would reverse the policies of Democratic Gov. Dannel Malloy's administration.
| Sep 19, 2014
| 3:05 PM
Growing cost concerns over a proposed $140 million baseball stadium and a competing suitor for the land could scrap plans to bring spring training to West Palm Beach.
The Houston Astros and Washington Nationals have proposed holding spring training in...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 5:01 PM
A top-level administrator has left Arlington Heights-based Township High School District 214 one year after being hired to raise the district's profile.
Jessica Thunberg, who was the director of community engagement and outreach since the department was...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 6:01 PM
Sailors and Marines aboard the Norfolk-based USS Theodore Roosevelt rescued two men off the Florida Coast earlier this week after their vessel was engulfed by flames.
Sailors spotted a rescue flare around 4:30 a.m. Monday about 90 miles off the coast....
| Sep 23, 2014
| 2:33 PM
The push to expand spring training baseball in Palm Beach County is stretching into extra innings.
County commissioners Tuesday balked at committing $24 million more of public money than once planned to build a new spring training baseball stadium to...
| Sep 1, 2014
| 1:14 PM
— With little competition at home, lawmakers from Maryland are traveling farther down the campaign trail this year to influence the midterm elections.
Members of the state's congressional delegation have popped up in North Carolina, California and...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 1:40 PM
Think back, way back, to a time when you wanted to communicate with someone you would like to get to know better.
You look up his or her address in a thick book of thin, white pages (delivered once a year to your doorstep by the sole phone company)....