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  • On the Town: Realtors get together as one big family

    On the Town: Realtors get together as one big family
    Composed by Robert Allen with lyrics by Al Stillman, few songs capture the sentiment of this season like the 1954 Perry Como holiday hit "(There's No Place Like) Home for the Holidays." Along with our respective faith-based beliefs and the desire to...
  • Minarc's mnmMOD prefab rises as affordable housing in South L.A.

    Despite their potential as affordable, well-built housing for the masses, modern prefabs in California have tended to be custom-built designs that exceed prospective buyers' budgets. In South Los Angeles, however, a nonprofit organization called Restore...
  • Last Call: RDV Food Truck Fridays ends Dec. 27, $100,000 donated to nonprofits

    Last Call: RDV Food Truck Fridays ends Dec. 27,  $100,000 donated to nonprofits
    RDV Food Truck Fridays will end Dec. 27. For nearly two years, the 10 a.m.-2 p.m. gathering at the RDV Sportsplex parking lot in Maitland has donated $100,000 to local nonprofits.  There have been 89 events with up to 15 trucks participating week. In...
  • Letter: Urban gardening could help the poor

    Letter: Urban gardening could help the poor
    I was very pleasantly surprised when I read the Rev. Skip Lindeman's criticism of mean-spirited Republicans (In Theory, Oct. 5). These same Republicans are insisting that our poor and hungry should be more self-reliant when it comes to obtaining food. So,...
  • Sue Jacobs receives Harford County Council proclamation

    Sue Jacobs, who has lived in Harford County, with her husband Gus for 42 years, and is the race director for the Women's 5K By The Bay (W5KBTB), has received a proclamation certificate from the Harford County Council, for fund-raising for Harford County...
  • Habitat for Humanity Susquehanna to host AmeriCorps VISTA members

    Habitat for Humanity Susquehanna will host two AmeriCorps VISTA members who will serve locally during the 2013-14 service year. Throughout the year, AmeriCorps VISTA member Joel Stetson and Cara Middendorf will work in strengthening Habitat for...
  • Driver in fatal crash with trooper's squad car gets 10 years

    Driver in fatal crash with trooper's squad car gets 10 years
    A man who drove into an Illinois state trooper's car, killing a Brookfield man and injuring the officer, was sentenced Thursday to 10 years in prison. Daniel C. Clark expressed remorse over causing the death of Frank Caruso, 42, before DuPage County...
  • The cost of millennials job hopping

    The cost of millennials job hopping
    A perpetual motion machine is, theoretically, a device that functions indefinitely without energy from an external source. No such machine is possible, but this Physics 101 concept makes a nice metaphor for the workplace: To keep growing and running...
  • About Burnadette Norris-Weeks

    About Burnadette Norris-Weeks
    Ms. Norris-Weeks is an attorney, business woman and community leader.  She attended the University of South Florida where she received her undergraduate degree in 1988.  In 1991, she received her Juris Doctorate degree from the Florida State University...
  • Orlando author tackles teen sexuality, faith

    Orlando author tackles teen sexuality, faith
    Lindsay Moynihan has always liked to tell stories. The 28-year-old Orlando resident wrote her first novel in college — "I was a little homesick," she says — but it remains unpublished. Book number 2, though, is one of the first to be...
  • State Farm donates $8,000 to Heroes Build

    State Farm is a supporting partner in the mission to raise awareness of affordable housing issues for veterans and military families, Habitat for Humanity Susquehanna announced recently. State Farm's $8,000 donation will help the military community and...