| Jun 27, 2011
| 6:44 AM
Two men are facing Public Drunkenness charges after they dialed 911 and told Lebanon County dispatchers they were "having difficulty driving". It happened on Saturday around 2 a.m. in Jackson Township in the ELCO High School parking lot.
| Jun 27, 2011
| 11:55 AM
Some car manufacturers are dumping the spare tire to help their models lose weight and boost their gas mileage, according to this Los Angeles Times story.
The choice to equip cars with flat-fix kits or run-flat tires also lowers the manufacturer's...
| Jun 29, 2011
| 3:12 AM
Since half of the family just returned from a visit to South Carolina, I would like to share some Southern humor I recently received:
A group of Alabama friends went deer hunting and paired off in twos for the day. That night, one of the hunters...
| Aug 8, 2011
| 8:18 AM
LEMON GROVE, Calif. -- A 49-year-old man and his 22-year-old son were in custody Monday on suspicion of carrying out a home invasion robbery in Lemon grove and shooting one of the occupants, leaving him critically wounded, authorities said.
A man who...
| Aug 28, 2011
| 3:39 PM
Noah Tyson of Highlonesome
The Poorhouse has been cleaned up for a few years now. Gone are the days when the women’s bathroom would leak foul-smelling water out onto the floor by the back bar. Indeed, the back bar itself is gone, replaced by a...
| Oct 21, 2011
When you get a flat tire, you don't need to be the helpless person on the side of the road waiting to be rescued. John Nielsen, director of auto repair services at AAA, describes how to safely change a car tire.
Level of difficulty: Medium
| Oct 29, 2011
With an impending graduation and no job lined up, John Windsor sat in his apartment at St. Mary's College and listened to his old high school friend pitch him an idea of traveling across the country on a bike.'
Hours later that January night, Windsor and...
| Sep 1, 2011
| 3:07 PM
Washington State Patrol (WSP) reported that about 8:30 a.m. they received a call reporting that a female pedestrian was on I-5 near the Nisqually River. The woman was in her underwear, was soaking wet, and covered with cuts and bruises.
A truck driver,...
| Sep 19, 2011
| 5:26 PM
Six alleged thieves were arrested late Friday after leading police on pursuits throughout the city in separate car thefts, officials said.
Twenty-year-old Mario Calderon of Colton, 22-year-old Isaac Tellez of Los Angeles and three teens, whose names...
| Nov 14, 2011
A quick spin around the block won't cut it anymore.
Today's vehicles pack so much technology that savvy car buyers need to take a modern approach to the old-fashioned test drive. It's no longer enough to kick the tires and turn on the air conditioning....
| Nov 22, 2011
| 4:33 AM
Emergency workers were almost too late this morning when they responded to a call of a stranded auto with both a flat tire and a female passenger in labor on the Eisenhower Expressway.
These kind of stories usually end with the birth of a baby on a road...