| Dec 17, 2014
| 10:05 AM
PHILADELPHIA Alcohol is the leading known preventable cause of developmental and physical birth defects in the United States, according to Kidshealth.org, but despite that, many women still drink during pregnancy (either knowingly or before they know they...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 3:00 AM
There was just enough time — a minute or two — for Byron Smith to think. That's not always a good thing in golf, but he could not help himself.
A morning sun rode low over the Napa hills, casting its sheen across a course still wet with dew....
| Oct 17, 2014
| 9:00 PM
The headline, "Hagel unveils military plan on climate threat" blew my mind. Have we gone completely insane? We need to fight real terrorists, not imaginary climate change right now.
After watching the Scott-Crist debate on Wednesday, the only thing I...
| Oct 16, 2014
THURSDAY'S TELEVISION HIGHLIGHTS
|| MLB || NLCS, Gm. 5: St. Louis@San Fran. || FS18 ||
|| NBA pre. || Milwaukee@Cleveland (T) || NBANoon ||
|| Cleveland vs. Indiana (T) || NBA2 ||
|| Boston@Philadelphia || NBA7 ||
|| Lakers vs....
| Oct 12, 2014
| 1:08 PM
Dr. Donald A. Morrison, a retired orthopedic surgeon who had been a partner with Towson Orthopaedic Associates, died Oct. 6 of complications from dementia at Arden Courts of Towson. The longtime Lutherville resident was 82.
The son of Allan A. Morrison,...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 11:59 AM
The Connecticut Valley Toy Show held Oct. 5 included a celebrity from the toy collector's world: Bob Parker, author of the first comprehensive guide for Hot Wheels® collectors and one of the first inductees into the Diecast Hall of Fame, in the...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 5:15 AM
Developers of a proposed Mariano's store at the corner of North and Harlem avenues in Chicago told community members Wednesday night that they hoped the project would serve as a "catalyst" for business at the edge of the city's west side.
At a community...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 4:08 PM
In more than 40 years as a plant manager in the food-and-beverage industry, few men balanced their family and work lives as well as Armin Georg Wolle.
"All of the people we grew up playing with were co-workers' kids," recalls daughter Christine Wolle of...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 10:45 AM
Yes, already. And why not? It's prime weather for an outdoor beer festival here in Orlando, and there's more than a few venues looking to get a jump on things. Besides, if you know your Oktoberfest, you're already hip to the fact that it starts in...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 8:33 AM
Lake County will have its third annual "Wings and Wildflowers Festival" set for Oct. 3-5 at Venetian Gardens in Leesburg. Vendors will be located outside and inside the community center.
Organizers are seeking nature-minded volunteers to assist program...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 4:28 PM
Nearly 120 local children are getting help from the Lake County Shriners this year because circumstances prevent their own families from providing the health care they need.
Among them is 13-year-old Matt Baugh, who suffered burns over more than 70...