| Oct 17, 2014
| 2:41 PM
Some of the tools cyberbullies use are disguised as seemingly-harmless apps for today's smartphones. That was one of the main points of a presentation at Smith Middle School by Sgt. Rick McKeon of the Glastonbury Police Department's Digital Crime Unit....
| Oct 13, 2014
| 9:45 AM
A New York man tried using stolen credit cards on Friday to buy electronics at a Lower Macungie Walmart, according to court records.
Keenan D. Simmons, 23, of Brooklyn, tried to use the stolen credit cards to buy three iPod devices at 1:23 p.m. Friday...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 4:49 AM
The California man who was sentenced to prison in North Korea last week deliberately sought to get arrested so he could meet another American imprisoned in the country, negotiate for his release and ultimately expose “the ‘human rights...
| Sep 30, 2014
About two months ago, Cindi Ramos made the decision to move her elderly father out of his seven-room house in Stafford into an assisted living facility.
In the year after Ramos's mother died, her father slipped into dementia, brought on by grief. Ramos,...
| Sep 16, 2014
Born in Monaghan, Ireland, a resident of Los Angeles and currently working around Glasgow, Scotland, actress Caitriona Balfe says she can relate to her time-traveling character, Claire Randall, in the Starz series "Outlander." "I've lived in Los Angeles...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 5:54 AM
Music Benefits Seniors in More Ways Than One
Recent news about the benefits of music has reached us via film, research and news articles. “Alive Inside: A Story of Music & Memory” is one of the finest examples of how music can be used as...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 2:51 PM
The following items were taken from Oak Park Police Department reports:
Three 16-year-old boys tried to steal a UPS package containing a Sky Lander children's toy off the front porch of a home on the 200 block of Wesley Avenue at 1:42 p.m. Sept 14. They...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 10:13 AM
When the Plainfield High School marching band took to the field for the Clipper Invitational in Putnam on Sept. 20, band director Kacey Howard had to watch from the sidelines. Standing atop a steel bench, she watched drum major Noah Sarette lead the class...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 4:43 PM
Back in 2010, heavy metal hero Judas Priest announced that after more than 35 years together, it was headed toward retirement and its tour to promote its album "Nostradamus" would be its last. It called it the "Epitaph Tour."
When founding guitarist K....
| Oct 9, 2014
| 9:21 PM
How long has it been since the original Disney Pixar’s “Cars” hit the big screens? Oh, yea, it was eight years ago when Lightning McQueen first revved his anthropomorphic engine.
Still, the animated film, like the old Wagon Queen...
| Oct 10, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Back in 2010, heavy metal heroes Judas Priest announced that after more than 35 years together, it was headed toward retirement and its tour to promote its album “Nostradamus” would be its last. It called it the “Epitaph Tour.”...