| Aug 13, 2014
| 2:07 PM
Delray Beach is suddenly in the running to host a Davis Cup tie in September.
The contest between Israel and Argentina was slated to be played in Tel Aviv from Sept. 12-14.
But after the International Tennis Federation ruled that Israel team must move...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 1:06 PM
More than three fourths of Floridians who have at least $1 million in investable assets say part of their investments goes into a hobby, according to a small in-state survey conducted for BMO Private Bank.
Some 41 percent of those surveyed invest in...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 12:02 PM
Baltimore, home to the first received telegraph message (Samuel Morse, 1844, sent from Washington), the first umbrella factory in America (1828), the first Ouija board (1892) and — to note what really matters — the first baseball player to win...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 2:42 PM
Let’s see: The U.S. Supreme Court has nine justices. Six of them are men and three of them are women.
The three women happen to have been appointed by Democratic presidents: Ruth Bader Ginsburg, appointed by President Clinton, and Elena Kagan...
| Aug 14, 2014
As I understand the gist of the hullabaloo over its recent decision, the Supreme Court has decided that it has the power of God to breathe life into an inanimate entity, Hobby Lobby, giving it human life with thoughts, feelings and the ability to have...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 5:20 AM
He may not self-identify as a philosopher, being a proud gearhead and gas-station grease monkey at heart, but Mark Mendenhall was nothing if not profound when he looked around and took stock of all he surveyed.
"You can have 4,000 signs," he said, a...
| Jul 22, 2014
MOUNT DORA — To walk across the stage and receive a diploma at high-school graduation is a thrill for any young person.
But for Brianna Ryan, 18, of Eustis, it was an accomplishment that also enabled her to receive the President's Award for...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 7:39 AM
Summer sure is hot and sometime you just have to escape to a cooler place.
We did to a more northern climate where the gardens were just beginning to display their harvests.
“Would you like a fresh squash?” one gardener asked.
| Aug 7, 2014
| 3:15 PM
Brockett Horne and her husband, Chris Tesluk, say they chose their city home with the flip of a coin.
"Chris works in College Park and I teach at MICA; we ended up choosing Baltimore over D.C.," says Horne, a 40-year-old graphic artist. "We wanted an...
| Aug 8, 2014
Recently Carrie Barnett was dining out when patrons at the next table noticed her Gerber/Hart Library and Archives T-shirt. Barnett is president of the 33-year-old nonprofit organization, which is the steward of the Midwest's largest circulating library,...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 12:23 PM
The top rising stars in the game of tennis were on display at the 2014 United States Tennis Association Girls 14 National Clay Court Championships at the Frank Veltri Tennis Center at Central Park from July 13-19 in the city of Plantation.