| Feb 23, 2015
| 1:50 PM
Feb. 26, 1915
Letter from the Editor: Daytona Beach, Fla., Feb. 12
To The Star:
On account of too much "business" going on here our boat trip down the Indian river is being postponed from time to time, but we hope it is now not far in advance.
| Feb 2, 2015
| 12:05 PM
By Karen CaffariniSpecial to the Tribune
MERRILLVILLE--A local union official hopes to begin development this spring at Union Park, using union labor and union funding.
"The town did their part, donating the land," said Randy Palmateer, business manager...
| Feb 21, 2015
| 12:26 PM
I grew up in Washington, D.C., during World War II and remember the fear and anxiety of that time. The threat was real because we knew what was happening at home and overseas.
The difference between then and now is leadership. Then we had bigger-than-...
| Mar 13, 2015
| 7:32 AM
Puede que muchos sur floridanos crean que el restaurante Mai-Kai en Fort Lauderdale es en cierta forma histórico. Pero ese hecho se hizo realidad cuando los funcionarios del Registro Nacional de Lugares Históricos de Estados Unidos lo agregó recientemente...
| Mar 14, 2015
| 8:44 PM
Americans are getting older, but not this old: Social Security records show that 6.5 million people in the U.S. have reached the ripe old age of 112.
In reality, only few could possibly be alive. As of last fall, there were only 42 people known to be...
| Mar 5, 2015
THE PLAYER A simple phrase at the outset of “White Night” sets this mood for this Depression-era thriller. “Times were […]...
| Mar 13, 2015
| 8:49 AM
The way the calendar falls this year, there are three months in which the 13th day falls on a Friday -- creating three unlucky holidays that have spawned many a horror movie.
This month's is the second in a row -- Feb. 13 also fell on a Friday. And...
| Mar 11, 2015
| 12:26 PM
A development group's proposal to bring an Olympic-class bicycle arena to South Philadelphia's historic Franklin D. Roosevelt Park has met with resistance from the city Commission on Parks and Recreation, which handed the group its first negative...
| Feb 24, 2015
| 8:32 AM
Know about the president and the pears? Few people do.
The anecdote can be traced to Herbert Hoover’s childhood, and you’ll find it in the new book, “Kid Presidents: True Tales of Childhood From America’s Presidents”...
| Mar 4, 2015
Last Sunday's Chicago Tribune carried a story by Ron Grossman, who wrote about polio in Chicago in the 1950s; how the illness caused hundreds of deaths each year, creating widespread fear.
If you lived in the city then, you heard the alarm in a parent's...
| Feb 18, 2015
| 8:45 AM
The creation of a national monument on Oahu to remember the internment of Japanese Americans during World War II is a “great gift for present and future generations.”
Carole Hayashino, president and executive director of the Japanese...