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Mother's Day

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Top Mother's Day Articles

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  • Designer blooms where he's planted

    Designer blooms where he's planted
    LEESBURG — Laid out before him were six pink roses along with yellow lilies, a packet of orange snapdragons, green buttons, blue thistle and peach and white hypericum. Then Bob Tucker worked magic, transforming the flowers into three impressive...
  • Chimp love at the L.A. Zoo

    Chimp love at the L.A. Zoo
    Mother's Day might be a human celebration, but our hominid relatives have some pretty tight bonds too. That's why Nora Feddal chose that day to venture to the Los Angeles Zoo to see if she could spot some newly born babies. In what she calls a "lucky...
  • Man slain on West Side had been suspect in wounding of 2 cops

    Man slain on West Side had been suspect in wounding of 2 cops
    Daniel Jones couldn't pull away from the gang life, even after a rough scrape with the law nearly three years ago when he was arrested for the shooting of two Chicago police officers but then let go. "At the end of the day, he was a grown man," the 30-...
  • Gardens are silent witness to the gardener's life [Commentary]

    Gardens are silent witness to the gardener's life [Commentary]
    Every summer about this time, I spend a couple of days touring private gardens. And I get paid to do it. I am one of the judges of The Sun's annual Garden Contest, and it might be the best part of my job. We receive between 30 and 60 entries each year,...
  • Born to middle-aged parents, she knew her time with them would be too short

    My mom looks like she always does when she's sleeping, or at least while she slept since she got sick. Her face is drawn. The area under her eyes is sunken, her skin pale. I touch her forehead. She feels not cold, exactly, but a little chilly. I pull...
  • Charges in fatal shooting of woman 2 days before Mother's Day

    Charges in fatal shooting of woman 2 days before Mother's Day
    Charges have been filed in the shooting death of a Southwest Side mother of three just two days before Mother's Day, police said. Johnny Reese, 23, of the 11400 block of South Union Avenue, is charged with first-degree murder, murder while in the...
  • Marie Parsons EllisMarch 1, 1919 - May 14, 2014

    Marie Parsons Ellis<br/>March 1, 1919 - May 14, 2014
    Marie Parsons Ellis, a 70 year resident of Burbank, died peacefully in her home on May 14, 2014, at the age of 95 with her friend Violet Mahoney at her side.  She was much loved and admired by her family, and will be dearly missed by all of us and by...
  • Check it out: Kansas family readies for hearing on free library ban

    Free library boxes have become a craze, popping up on front lawns across the country but not in Leawood, Kan. This month 9-year-old Spencer Collins and his family will appear before the Leawood City Council to plead for their little blue box on red...
  • Mother's Day gifts for moms who golf and love the outdoors

    Shopping for Mother’s Day for moms who like the outdoors and golf is easy when you give them gifts that make them look good and help them have more fun. Outfit mom with apparel from Puma Golf and she’ll look and feel good from head to toe....
  • Mom's cooking lessons mixed fun, techniques, eats

    Mom's cooking lessons mixed fun, techniques, eats
    I don't remember the exact moment my mom began teaching me how to cook. Maybe it was when I perched on a kitchen stool at the sink, kid-elbows deep in cool water washing freshly picked grapes from the arbor in our backyard. Proud of my accomplishments,...
  • Pack these shoe tips for your next trip

    Pack these shoe tips for your next trip
    If travel (or just a lot of walking) is in your future, you've come to the right place. Dear Answer Angel Ellen: I cannot go on my first trip to Paris without consulting you. I'm on a solo adventure and spending a little over a week. I don't want to...