| Mar 17, 2015
| 8:39 AM
While many children and young adults gravitate toward scouting for the camping and other activities, Shannon Harrington, of Plantation, was attracted by the community aspects of Girl Scouts of America.
"I have a lot of strong memories of food drives...
| Mar 16, 2015
| 12:17 PM
For which occasion should one net 100 pounds of potatoes, 100 pounds of tilapia, 10 gallons of tomato soup and two dozen lemons?
Why, the Niles St. John Brebeuf Fish Fry, of course.
The March 13 tradition rounded out your choice of baked or fried...
| Mar 13, 2015
| 8:25 AM
LEESBURG — When a group of veterans take scissors and a flame Saturday to Old Glory, they'll be disposing of the American flag in one of the most respectful ways possible.
The veterans, from the Leesburg-based Amvets Post 2006 and Korean War and...
| Mar 11, 2015
| 9:18 PM
A Mormon-church-backed anti-discrimination bill that protects LGBT Utah residents and religious rights received final approval at the state's Republican-controlled Legislature on Wednesday.
The House of Representatives voted 65-10 to pass the bill,...
| Mar 9, 2015
| 4:20 PM
The Invitational Pinewood Derby March 7 in the St. Norbert School basement had some engine trouble getting started, but it was no biggie for hosts St. Norbert Cub Scout Pack 266.
As soon as numerous volunteers ironed out the race order after last-minute...
| Mar 6, 2015
| 6:31 PM
A landmark bill that would ban discrimination against lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people in the workplace and housing market, while also protecting religious rights, won approval Friday in the Republican-controlled Utah state Senate.
| Jan 8, 2015
| 4:33 PM
A lawsuit brought by a 20-year-old man who was molested by a Boy Scout leader in 2007 could force the organization to reveal 16 years' worth of "perversion" files documenting sex abuse allegations.
Files that were kept by the Boy Scouts of America...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 10:14 PM
A California judge ruled Friday that more than three decades of Boy Scout "perversion" files containing allegations of sex abuse within the organization can be used as evidence in a molestation case brought by a 20-year-old man that goes to trial month,...
| Feb 12, 2015
| 12:02 PM
Hirings, promotions and recognition at South Florida employers.
Lisa Boccard, cancer advocate and community spokeswoman for The Lisa Boccard Breast Cancer Fund with Broward Health Coral Springs was recognized by theAmerican Business Women'...
| Feb 26, 2015
| 11:31 AM
Promotions, hiring and recognition at South Florida employers.
Lilian Jordan, Palm Beach State College physics and astronomy professor, received the Distinguished Engineering Educator Award from The Engineers' Council at its 2015 National...
| Feb 25, 2015
| 2:31 PM
has joined ProJeCt as life skills instructor in the agency's Student Success Program in the Easton Area Middle School.
Kane's background in education includes four years at Easter Seals and Advent Speech and Feeding Therapy as a special...