| 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...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 5:25 PM
Without seeing him, Zachary Craig sounds like a normal boy.
He cuddles with his favorite pet, a Shih Tzu named Fritz. He sways with ease through the monkey bars. Like any boy, he has pictures of his favorite idol on his bedroom wall: heroic...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 2:41 PM
BRIDGEPORT — A woman died Monday afternoon after she and her 2-year-old daughter were removed from a burning apartment building early Sunday morning on Washington Avenue.
Marisol Estrada, 43, was pronounced dead mid-afternoon Monday at...
| Aug 4, 2013
| 5:24 PM
In 1975, Sun reporter Frederic Kelly sat down with Art Donovan, turned on a tape recorder and let the Colts' first Hall of Famer spin tales about his playing days. Here are some excerpts:
"We used to throw cold buckets of water on each other, and one...
| Aug 11, 2013
| 1:27 AM
HAMPTON — Nick Smith and Greg Edwards each scored a victory as they divided the Shriners Twin 75s for the late model stock cars, the featured events of Saturday evening’s program at Langley Speedway.
In the opener, Smith slipped by Matt Waltz...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 9:28 AM
Donna was born on September 13, 1928, to Malta and Laura (Thorson) Jacobson of Wallingford, Iowa. She went to school in Wallingford graduating from Estherville High School. She then attended Grinnell College and Iowa State University where she graduated...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 4:36 PM
| May 27, 2014
| 5:10 PM
Chandler Crews sat on a bench outside of Sinai Hospital in Baltimore one recent day, put her feet on the ground and grinned.
Sitting this way was impossible for the 20-year-old from Arkansas just a few years ago because she was born with achondroplasia,...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 5:01 PM
Glendale native Paul Ignatius, retired Secretary of the Navy, will be honored at this year’s Glendale Educational Foundation event as a distinguished Hoover High alumnus.
Born in 1920, Ignatius grew up on Columbus Avenue in a Spanish-style house...
| Aug 25, 2012
BELFAST, Maine — The first sign says, "Slow." Then, about 50 feet down this back road in mid-coast Maine, there's a second sign. It says, "Slower."
I ease up on the pedal. That about sums up the rhythm of life in this part of Maine, which is...
| Feb 12, 2012
| 5:52 PM
[Read Part 1 of the Sun Sentinel's investigation here]
As the 21-year-old driver pulled toward the intersection, the approaching headlights glinted only faintly in the distance.
"They were very far away,'' Heather Meyer said later. "I didn't even know...