| May 31, 2011
If you want to win an arms race, minor escalation is not the way to go. Only after President Ronald Reagan started developing a wildly expensive and impractical system to shoot down enemy missiles did the Soviet Union give up the Cold War.
| Jan 17, 2012
| 12:26 PM
James Elsworth Mizell born June 28th, 1919 in Jamesville, Martin County, North Carolina to John Henry and Effie Mae Wallace Mizell passed away on December 23, 2011 at the age of 92.
Survived by his wife Joyce Picard Mizell, two of his three sisters...
| Jan 24, 2012
| 2:46 PM
Geraldine Neva Stallard will be celebrating her 100th birthday on Jan. 27.
She was born in Howe, Okla. on Jan. 27, 1912. She met her husband, Stuart, in Blythe, Calif., and eventually moved to Burbank to raise their three children, Connie, Bill and...
| Nov 30, 2011
| 1:33 PM
Paul C. Ergler Sr., a retired Martin-Marietta Corp. aeronautical engineer who later became a professor of business management at what is now Loyola University Maryland, died Sunday of cardiac arrest at Oak Crest Village.
The longtime Glen Arm resident...
| Dec 4, 2011
Awkward Family Pet Photos
Mike Bender and Doug Chernack
Three Rivers Press, $15, paper
The guys who brought us "Awkward Family Photos" are back with an edition devoted to cruel and unusual punishment to animals. Sort of. It's not that we don't love our...
| Dec 15, 2011
| 5:30 PM
A man accused of stealing toys from a collection barrel is now in custody, and cops are promising to replace the stolen toys.
Keith Napier, 49,was arrested by Sacramento and Suisun police on Wednesday.
Tuesday afternoon, Napier,...
| Feb 17, 2012
| 3:32 PM
Harry Reese Gamber, a high school dropout who became a successful businessman specializing in drywall and painting, died Sunday of pancreatic cancer at Gilchrist Hospice in Towson.
The Owings Mills resident, who had lived in Catonsville for many years,...
| Feb 17, 2012
| 2:58 PM
Sacramento Metro and Sacramento City Fire Departments are teaming up for their 18th annual Fill the Boot fundraiser.
All this weekend firefighters will be out in force at the intersection of Sunrise Boulevard and Greenback Lane collecting donations....
| Jun 22, 2011
| 4:56 PM
Dr. James McKitterick III
Dr. James McKitterick III was born November 22, 1926, in Lee’s Summit, Missouri, and went to be with the Lord on June 14, 2011. He attended Kansas State University where he graduated with a degree in Veterinary Medicine. He...
| Sep 1, 2011
| 2:09 PM
Boy, I hope President Obama comes out of his shell soon. He's been awfully quiet. Perhaps he's being introspective, Zen-like around the White House, talking to the portraits of past presidents. He's so quick to want to please his political opponents,...
| Sep 29, 2011
THURSDAY'S TELEVISION HIGHLIGHTS
|| NASCAR || K&N Series: New Hampshire (T) || SPEED7 ||
|| MLB || Washington@Florida (T) || MASN9:30 a.m. ||
|| C. foot. || Texas Southern@Jackson State || ESPNU7:30 ||
|| Houston@Texas-El Paso ||...