| Nov 10, 2014
The Sheff vs. O'Neill lawsuit of 1989 created many diverse public education options for local families. Now is the time to investigate opportunities. The Magnet-Open Choice Lottery, operated by the Greater Hartford Regional School Choice Office (RSCO),...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 8:04 AM
Check your lottery tickets. Someone purchased a $25,000 winning Cash 5 ticket in Hampton over the weekend, a Virginia Lottery spokeswoman confirmed.
The ticket was for Saturday's day drawing, according to Jennifer Mullen, Virginia Lottery communications...
| Nov 8, 2014
Sgt. 1st Class Joshua Rosenbaum was able to finish three tours of duty — one in Iraq and two in Afghanistan. He was able to finish his bachelor's degree in mathematics, long delayed by military call-ups.
But the 34-year-old U.S. Army reservist...
| Nov 9, 2014
| 5:05 AM
PUERTO BERRIO, Colombia Leidi de Jesus Garzon approached a 10-foot wall of cubbyhole crypts and placed an offering of rum and holy water at the mouth of a tomb.
Inside is one of the 11,104 unidentified bodies that the government of Colombia says are...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 1:27 PM
The Maryland Lottery is joining 23 other states in offering a new weekly game, Monopoly Millionaires' Club, that it says offers three ways to win and will generate "more millionaires than any game in lottery history."
The top prizes of $15 million to...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 3:27 PM
A woman wanted by the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office for her suspected involvement in a February robbery was caught in Miami-Dade County Saturday, according to deputies.
Maria Restrepo, 55, is accused of robbing a woman in February on Lakewood Road...
| Nov 3, 2014
| 8:15 AM
A lot of treats were given away Halloween night, but the $284 million Mega Millions jackpot was not one of them.
That mean's Tuesday night's prize has soared to $324 million. The drawing takes place at 10 p.m. CST.
The lottery added $40 million to its...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 8:08 AM
The biggest winner on election night might not have been a politician.
A Mega Millions ticket sold in New York won the lottery's 8th largest jackpot of $321 million Tuesday night.
The winning numbers were 9, 15, 24, 39 and 41, with a Mega Ball of 1....
| Nov 4, 2014
| 8:37 AM
Over a nine-day period at the end of October, as covered admirably by The Sun's Yvonne Wenger, nearly 74,000 low-income households in Baltimore enrolled through a Housing Authority website for the chance to secure one of 25,000 spots on a Section 8...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 6:56 PM
A Southern Lehigh School Board committee wants to conduct a parent survey as it weighs changes to the registration for the Spanish immersion program.
The idea to poll parents of upcoming preschool and kindergarten students emerged during a meeting of the...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 2:50 PM
As the Mega Millions jackpot grows to $321 million for the Tuesday, Nov. 4 drawing, and the Powerball jackpot stands at $178 million for the Wednesday, Nov. 5 drawing, CNN reports that "$2.04 billion went unclaimed in 2013 alone." Read the report here,...