| Sep 11, 2013
How do you feel about that new project the boss just handed you? What about spinach? A Shakespearean sonnet? How about vaccines?
For years, social scientists have known that our likes and dislikes are a function of many things: our education, our...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 5:30 PM
"Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of mercies and God of all comfort, who comforts us in all our tribulation, that we may be able to comfort those who are in any trouble, with the comfort with which we ourselves are...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 9:37 AM
Linda Poorman Behringer, age 77, of Defiance, Ohio, died Sunday, Aug. 25, 2013.
Linda was born on March 8, 1936, to Joseph and Laverne (Frye) Poorman in Bellaire, Ohio.
Linda is survived by her three children and six grandchildren: Margaret "Meg"...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 9:55 PM
Geraldine Elva Brooks Kersting of Aberdeen passed away Aug. 17, 2013, at HCR Manor Care, Aberdeen, at the age of 105.
Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 22, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Aberdeen, followed by services at 7 p.m....
| Aug 21, 2013
| 6:22 AM
Cozy blankets, activity books and cookies from a local Girl Scout offered a measure of comfort to cancer patients at Advocate Children's Hospital.
The two years of work earned Jennifer Meyer, 18, of Homer Glen, the prestigious Gold Award in June from...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 4:32 PM
The Trib's Wednesday online crossword puzzle usually takes me at least 13 minutes to finish (I give up at 15 minutes, as there is only so much time I want to devote to idle brain warmup exercises). Today I finished......
| Jul 11, 2013
| 10:56 AM
Vera Belle Lunsway, age 86, of Corona del Mar, passed away Saturday June 29, 2013 at Hoag Hospital in Newport Beach California. She was born October 7, 1926 to James Herbert McCorkle and Iva Lou (Mallory) McCorkle in Gem, Kansas. She had one older...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 1:30 PM
Margo Bates was new to the Guilford neighborhood when she first met Beverly Quinones in 1995.
“She said, ‘Would you like to do Flower Mart?’ I said, ’What’s Flower Mart?’”
Quinones, longtime organizer of the...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 8:26 AM
Agnes Sulak, 92, died on Monday, Aug. 12, 2013, at Boulder Park Terrace in Charlevoix.
She was born on April 7, 1921, in Charlevoix, the daughter of George and Anna (Orsak) Krchak. On Nov. 13, 1939, at St. Joseph Catholic Church in East Jordan, she...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 12:15 PM
Barbara Mae Schnoebelen, aged 83, died peacefully on August 8, 2013 at her home of 53 years, in Burbank California, after a struggle with multiple organ failure. She was born January 4, 1930, in Chicago, Illinois; the daughter of Murray and Fannette...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 7:51 AM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Older people with impaired blood flow to their brains saw improvements in thinking skills after drinking two cups of cocoa every day for a month, in a new study.
The study's researchers caution, however, that people shouldn'...