| Apr 22, 2015
| 2:06 PM
Vicki A. Margolis, a corporate attorney who also performed leading roles in local theater, died of breast cancer April 13 at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. The Quarry Lake resident was 50.
Born in Cleveland, she was the daughter of Burt Margolis,...
| Apr 21, 2015
| 6:30 AM
Domestic violence affects one quarter of all American families, exposing more than 8 million children to it every year. Then there's the economic downside.
According to the Connections for Abused Women and their Children (CAWC), a Chicago organization...
| Apr 17, 2015
| 11:25 PM
David Baker, the president of the Pro Football Hall of Fame, couldn't help but laugh Friday at the Pacific Club in Newport Beach, where he told the story about giving Ray Guy some good news.
Everyone in attendance for the Ronnie Lott IMPACT (Integrity,...
| Apr 16, 2015
| 3:17 PM
In observance of National Child Abuse Prevention Month, the Indiana University Northwest School of Public and Environmental Affairs and its community partners will host the 25th Annual Forum on Child Abuse and Neglect, beginning at 9 a.m. Friday, April...
| Apr 16, 2015
| 2:03 PM
Who: United Way of Palm Beach County recently promoted Alexia Savage to the new position of senior vice president of communications and resource development. The move is an extension of the role she has filled for the last three years as vice president of...
| Apr 16, 2015
| 12:26 PM
Even through life's ups and downs, it's critically important to make the right decisions when it comes to drugs, alcohol, drinking, peer pressure and bullying.
That message was delivered to more than 4,500 students during the third annual Above the...
| Apr 14, 2015
| 3:01 PM
Kane County has set up a relief fund for Fairdale residents in the wake of a devastating tornado that leveled the small town.
Fairdale, located in DeKalb County, has received truckloads of donations so much so that it is overwhelming, said Kane County...
| Apr 6, 2015
| 8:41 AM
Lake County has been awarded $38,077 in federal funds under the Emergency Food and Shelter National Board Program.
The program is governed by the Federal Emergency Management Agency. A local board will determine how the funds are to be distributed among...
| Jan 17, 2015
| 9:00 PM
There was a time in the ’80s when Southern Ballet Theatre performances of “Swan Lake” closed with Prince Siegfried collecting the body of the star-crossed Odette and drowning himself in a lake of red ink.
Funding cuts, chronic...
| Mar 18, 2015
| 10:23 AM
UPDATED: U.S. Rep. Alan Grayson and Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer will be guests this weekend on local public-affairs programs.
Grayson, D-Orlando, talks to "Metro Center Outlook" at 9 a.m. Sunday on WUCF-Channel 24. The topics include fixing ...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 6:27 AM
The guests and topics in local public-affairs programming this weekend:
Bob Graham, the former Florida governor and U.S. senator, talks to "Metro Center Outlook" at 9 a.m. Sunday on WUCF-Channel 24. Diane Trees hosts. Graham discusses offshore oil...