| Mar 6, 2015
| 2:51 PM
The Porter County Parks and Recreation Board voted Thursday to move forward with a plan to potentially allow bow hunting of deer in the county's parks to manage the deer population.
Some concerns about safety need to be addressed before a plan to...
| Jan 25, 2015
| 6:13 PM
California has been very, very good to animals.
So says the Humane Society of the United States, which bills itself as "the nation's largest and most effective animal protection organization."
For the sixth straight year, the society has ranked the...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 2:36 PM
Fears that a wholesale slaughter of deer will soon take place at a private campground in Morris, Ill., are unfounded, according to the president of the club.
John Giblin says that comments circulating on social media — and showing up on the Indian...
| Mar 5, 2015
| 4:49 PM
Turkey season opens Saturday in South Florida, and if you have access to hunt on private land, or plan your public land hunts properly, you can attempt something new this spring:
You can kill two gobblers in one day. On private land, you can even kill...
| Mar 4, 2015
| 4:42 PM
'No' to hunters in preserves
Hunters in the Lake County Forest Preserves? I hope not. It would be more than $60,000 after all the lawsuits that would be filed. The forest preserves has my "No" vote for any referendum from now on. Buy food rather than...
| Mar 3, 2015
| 11:12 AM
The Supreme Court justices, hearing arguments in a Los Angeles case, sounded prepared Tuesday to revive a city ordinance that gives the police the authority to regularly check motels' guest registries without search warrants.
City officials say these...
| Mar 2, 2015
| 2:11 PM
HARTFORD — The stark choices lawmakers are facing as they prepare to deal with budget deficits were made brutally clear Monday in discussions about Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's proposed reductions in programs for state parks, fish hatcheries and pheasant...
| Feb 4, 2015
| 3:30 PM
For Guy Boros, the Allianz Championship is the ideal place for him to start his drive for a full-time spot on the Champions Tour.
The Pompano Beach resident, who grew up in Fort Lauderdale and went to Northeast High School, has played the Old Course...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 9:00 PM
E-textbooks a bargain
Gov. Rick Scott's proposal to exempt college textbooks from sales tax ("Scott seeks tax break for college books" Orlando Sentinel, Friday) is a good idea, but it misses the larger target.
Textbooks are selected by professors...
| Jan 27, 2015
| 7:31 PM
HARRISBURG — The Pennsylvania Game Commission board on Tuesday adopted a slate of deer seasons for 2015-16, including a split buck season in western Franklin County.
The commission has proposed a split, five-day antlered deer season (Nov. 30-Dec....
| Jan 23, 2015
| 2:57 PM
It's time for a bear hunt in Florida.
You may not like it. I may not like it.
But a hunt seems inevitable.
If that makes you mad, call the Seminole County Commission, your state legislator and your homeowners' association board.
They dropped the...