| Mar 16, 2012
| 3:07 PM
Sen. Lisa Murkowski isn't up for election until 2016, but that's not stopping the American Chemistry Council from buying lots of commercial airtime on TV and radio stations in Anchorage, airing a pro-Murkowski political advertisement hundreds of times....
| Mar 26, 2012
| 4:42 PM
The following local residents were among more than 600 students from Saint Francis University who made the Fall 2011 dean's list:
Marissa Conti, Somerset, a Physical Therapy major; Cassie Fisher, Somerset, a Exercise Physiology major; Brandon Herman,...
| Apr 8, 2012
For a teacher, nothing beats seeing a student succeed. For Rajeev Wahi at Flintridge Preparatory School, helping 2011 graduate Kelly Yang get into the Massachusetts Institute of Technology resulted in success rebounding back to him.
Wahi is one of 33...
| Oct 5, 2012
| 2:21 PM
In the diet world, there are a few vocabulary words that are generally considered as bad words. All too often, "calorie" is one of them.
But that's too bad, because, according to Brittany Smith, clinical dietitian at Meritus Medical Center, calories...
| Oct 9, 2012
| 2:47 PM
COLLEGE PARK -- A year ago, Mark Turgeon went into his first media day as Maryland’s basketball coach talking about somebody else’s team – the one he inherited from Gary Williams. As diplomatic as he tried to be, the typically blunt...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 6:04 AM
Two American scientists won the Nobel Prize in chemistry for their work revealing protein receptors on the surface of cells that tell them what is going on in the human body.
The achievements have allowed drug makers to develop medication with fewer side...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 12:51 PM
Sexual scenes on stage between two actors are never easy. So when the Tony Award-nominated play by David Ives, "Venus in Fur," called for a riding crop, black patent leather thigh-high boots, dog collars and a slap or two of S&M, a fetishist element was...
| Oct 12, 2012
| 9:28 AM
Angelina and Brad, Kate and William, Hillary and Bill. We can't stop looking, and wondering — what's the magic? While People magazine and the tabloids have their tawdry approaches, distinguished historian William H. Chafe has a different angle. By...
| Oct 20, 2012
| 8:12 PM
Gregory Lynn Baker, 58, Haslett, Mich., formerly of Friedens, died Oct. 18, 2012, at Sparrow Hospital, Lansing, Mich. Born July 20, 1954, in Somerset, son of Edwin and Mary (Hillegas) Baker. Preceded in death by his father-in-law Todd Brant. Survived by...
| May 3, 2012
| 11:25 AM
Rudolph James "Rudy" Redd Sr., an engineer who spent his nearly 40-year career with the Army's Research, Development and Engineering Command at Aberdeen Proving Ground and was an advocate for the mentally ill, died April 27 of a cardiac arrest at his home...
| May 3, 2012
| 12:59 PM
"Better Living Through Chemistry," an independent movie about a pharmacist's life unraveling after he starts an affair with a trophy-wife customer, will film for five weeks in Maryland starting this month, Governor Martin O'Malley announced Thursday.