| Mar 12, 2011
| 8:27 PM
Started on a lark and published on "vegitable wraper" by an educator with a decidedly broadminded concept of spelling, the journalistic forebear of today's Sun Sentinel first rolled off a humble press on March 14, 1911.
It was called The Daily Herald and...
| Feb 15, 2011
| 9:45 AM
Totally by accident, I did a column about saving money on batteries just before National Battery Day. Yes, that is a real thing. And it's now. So here is even more information about saving money on batteries!
In the column, I quoted two dueling...
| Feb 15, 2011
| 12:21 PM
A day after a Chicago woman was accused in a lawsuit of striking and killing a man with her car while updating her Facebook page by cell phone, the woman’s mother today vehemently denied the allegations, saying that her daughter used the online site...
| Feb 16, 2011
They might not be old enough to apply for a license, but elementary-school-aged children can still do their part to promote safe driving at and around school sites, Glendale Police Officer Matt Bolton said Tuesday during a presentation at Chamlian...
| Feb 18, 2011
| 3:20 PM
After two weeks in the hills above Brand Park, Sophie’s home.
And it wasn’t for not trying.
A greyhound that experts call a spook — dogs that are shy of people, even of their owners — Sophie and a second greyhound, Charlotte,...
| Feb 18, 2011
| 3:56 PM
A GPS application on a stolen iPhone quickly led police to two men now charged with stealing the phone and a wallet in a strong-arm robbery in the Logan Square neighborhood, authorities said today.
About 7:30 p.m. Thursday on the 2700 block of West Logan...
| Apr 26, 2011
| 9:56 AM
Getting ready for hurricane can be fun if you apply your creativity, experience and word-of-mouth tips. Think of it as taking on Mother Nature's worst, and winning.
Here are three preparation tips passed on by local readers and retailers:
1. Keep a...
| Jun 2, 2011
| 7:21 AM
In his studio at Flagler Arts Space in Miami, Juan Travieso spends a great deal of time thinking about endangered species, including the spectacled bear, the Asiatic black bear, the Maui parrotbill and the yellow-headed...
| Mar 24, 2011
| 2:37 PM
I’d like to tell you that I made the confession at the start of the second quarter, with the ball on the 30-yard line and the score 14-6. I’d like to tell you that I didn’t know the first names of only two players on the field and wasn&...
| Feb 21, 2011
| 9:41 AM
If you’re willing to put up with a little bit of advertising the pay-off could be free long-distance and international calls from your home phone or cell phone with the help of a service called phone2phone.
How it works: You basically look at a list...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 5:56 AM
Get a free Beef Wrap valued at $2.99 when you donate an old cell phone at Pollo Tropical on Wednesday.
The “Handheld for a Handheld" promotion benefits Women in Distress of Broward County, Inc. and is good at all company-owned Pollo Troipcal...