| Apr 30, 2015
| 12:44 PM
PNC professor receives Fulbright award
Tantatape Brahmasrene, professor of finance and international business at Purdue University North Central in Westville, has been selected for a Fulbright Senior Specialists project in Turkmenistan at International...
| Apr 30, 2015
| 9:35 AM
Delray Beach expects to bring its next planning and zoning director on board in June.
The city plans to hire Tim Stillings to fill the open position, contingent on the finalization of the employment process.
Stillings will come to Delray with more...
| Apr 29, 2015
| 4:01 PM
Journey to the Bay, a free environmental expo, takes place Saturday, May 2, in conjunction with the Hampton Master Gardeners' spring plant sale.
"The Expo will showcase citizen influence on wetlands, water quality, and seafood of the bay," according to a...
| Apr 28, 2015
| 2:55 PM
The Barrington Area Community Foundation has awarded $173,000 in grants to more than 20 organizations, all of which seek to improve the lives of those in and around Barrington.
"There are amazing people in our community doing amazing work," said Bill...
| Apr 27, 2015
| 11:53 AM
HIGHLAND — On a recent sunny Saturday morning, more than 100 youngsters could be found in various Highland parks. But they weren't enjoying playground equipment or throwing baseballs — they were taking part in the annual Spring Parks Cleanup...
| Apr 25, 2015
| 10:32 AM
People often ask me where I shop for plants.
My answer: Anywhere, everywhere I can get the plant I want for the price I want, and in the good health I expect.
For example, I've bought junipers at Lowe's and dwarf gardenias at Home Depot.
| Apr 21, 2015
| 9:34 AM
UMATILLA — Two minds came together on a project to honor Lake County's only Medal of Honor recipient.
Carl Ludecke, commander of American Legion Post No. 21 in Umatilla, wanted to do something special for Pvt. Robert McTureous, a Marine who was...
| Apr 19, 2015
| 12:51 PM
Franklin G. Connor Sr., a retired Bethlehem Steel Corp. executive who was active in the Boy Scouts, died April 13 of complications from Parkinson's disease at Stella Maris Hospice. He was 80.
The son of Fulton I. Connor, who was executive director of the...
| Apr 16, 2015
| 4:23 AM
SIMSBURY — Nate Lungarini was only 30 minutes into his hike at Race Brook Falls in Sheffield, Mass., when he thought he heard a tree crash.
Then he heard screams.
Lungarini was hiking with Ryan Carr, both of Simsbury. They are both Eagle...
| Apr 8, 2015
| 5:17 PM
Rebecca Gross, team captain for Venturing Crew 202, was elated when her team won the 2015 Carroll Envirothon for the 13th straight year.
"The Envirothon is the perfect avenue for me to test my knowledge," said Gross, who is a Baltimore County senior. "I...
| Apr 17, 2015
Frederick D. O'Neal, a retired Baltimore businessman who had owned Mondawmin Photo Supply in Mondawmin Mall for more than three decades, died April 1 at Northwest Hospital of cardiac arrest and lung failure. He was 82.
The son of John McKinley O'Neal, a...