| Aug 19, 2014
| 6:20 PM
The organizers of Operation Healthy Streets, a newly revamped version of an existing Los Angeles city program, vow that filthy skid row streets will be scoured every other month (and spot-cleaned in between) and that city and county outreach workers...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 4:20 PM
In the wake of the high-profile suicide of comedian Robin Williams, Central Florida's main crisis hotline reports a surge in callers who feel depressed, lost and isolated.
"Suicide is a very taboo subject. We don't usually talk about it," said Josette...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 10:44 AM
GLOUCESTER – Over 9 percent of Gloucester's nearly 37,000 residents live below the poverty level, according to the U.S. Census.
Even more live at or slightly above that level, said Bill Fulton, a volunteer with the Samaritan Group.
| Aug 10, 2014
Nearly everyone agrees that education is the pathway out of poverty and that a stable family life is crucial to nurturing young children. Yet here in central Maryland, homelessness and family instability present barriers to academic success for too many...
| Aug 9, 2014
| 8:40 PM
Gwinnett scored five runs in the first inning off Chris Jones (6-8) and went on to beat the Norfolk Tides 7-1 in Lawrenceville, Ga.
Braves right-hander Kanekoa Texeira (3-3) made the lead stand up, pitching seven innings and...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 4:03 PM
Born August 21, 1918 in Los Angeles, was raised in Glendale, California, and passed away August 11, 2014 in Palm Desert, California. His parents, Irma and John, brother Joe, sister Evelyn and his wife of 64 years Editha, preceded him in death.
Ray is a...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 5:28 PM
A month after suspending Ravens running back Ray Rice two games for domestic violence, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell acknowledged he "didn't get it right" and announced significantly harsher penalties for players who commit abuse or sexual assault,...
| Aug 30, 2014
| 1:13 PM
In the next few hours, tens of thousands of fans will descend on Grand Park for the first day of the Made in America festival.
The two-day event that could attract up to 50,000 fans during the Labor Day weekend isn’t just an experiment for...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 3:36 PM
NAI Summit represents tenant in lease renewal
Mike Adams of NAI Summit recently represented tenant WEL in the lease renewal for 66,928 square feet of warehouse space at 200 Cascade Drive in Allentown.
WEL Cos. is a creative logistics company that...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 8:05 PM
FERGUSON, Mo. The residents of the Canfield Green Apartments and their neighbors started lining up at the drop-in help center on West Florissant Avenue at 5 a.m. Thursday.
"By 9 a.m., we had over 250 people there and we didn't even open until 10," said...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 9:20 AM
QNB helps Bucks groups collect school supplies
QNB recently participated in the Stuff the Bus School Supply Drive organized by United Way of Bucks County, Upper Bucks Chamber of Commerce, and Quakertown Alive. Stuff the Bus is a campaign designed to...