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  • In Theory: Jesus, the ultimate fighting champion

    Q. A growing number of evangelical churches are embracing Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) as a way of attracting and converting young men. Pastors of these churches say that they're using MMA not only to toughen up the message of Christ, but also to combat their...
  • Faith and Life: Wading through the lice

    Faith and Life: Wading through the lice
    Even though the following topic may be common, people do not like discussing it. But the emotions, anxiety and prayer that filled my previous week are just too "real life" to not write about. And the topic may amuse you, or strike a chord of affinity...
  • Karate Teacher Pleads Guilty to Having Sex With Boy for Several Years

    Karate Teacher Pleads Guilty to Having Sex With Boy for Several Years
    SAN DIEGO ( KTLA) -- A karate instructor accused of carrying on a sexual relationship with one of his teenage students pleaded guilty Wednesday to 29 felony charges, including committing lewd acts on a child. Eric Dylan Protas, who had been free on $800,...
  • Karate Teacher, Coach Among Those Busted for Child Porn

         Six men arrested in recent weeks on child molestation and child pornography charges.  That’s not news, but this is: three of them, it turns out, had contact with children just about every day.   The first was a karate teacher, then a basketball...
  • ERCOT v. Apartments

    Unusually low temperatures have apartment complexes warning residents to protect their water pipes. Gables Villa Rosa resident Taylor Bullard said, "They told us to keep our water dripping all day long, make sure your drains are open and they also...
  • Orlando Fringe review: 'Blessings'

    Orlando Fringe review: 'Blessings'
    Empowering women with karate is Rake Theater & the Movement's mission in “Blessings.” The production asked women in videotaped interviews about the last time they felt strong. The videos were showcased on a black, brick wall -- and were...
  • YMCA is under fire

    A group of Burbank Community YMCA members is crying foul over decisions to curtail full-contact karate and boxing, while at the same time refusing to loosen policies to allow underprivileged, at-risk youth to participate without being members. The...
  • Wing Chun Kung Fu master visits Peninsula from Taiwan

    YORKTOWN—Speaking to a group of about 15 Kung Fu students and instructors, Lo Man Kam stopped in the middle of a demonstration to make an important distinction. "I'm not E.T.," he said, referring to the Disney movie. "I'm a human being." The...
  • Man, 80, jailed after trying to save butterfly plants

    John and Pat Buchholz, a Greenacres couple, have had an ongoing dispute for more than a decade with their HOA over their native Florida-friendly butterfly-attracting plants they have been growing along a wooden fence in their back yard, reports The Palm...
  • Best of Howard County 2011

    Best of Howard County 2011
    What better honor than to be voted the best of the best by your customers and colleagues? In August, we asked Howard Magazine readers to tell us the most notable businesses, people and places from Marriottsville to Savage and from Elkridge to...
  • 9th Degree Black Belt in New Orleans

    9th Degree Black Belt in New Orleans
    You know that a black belt is a good thing in karate. So a 9th degree black belt?  That's REALLY good. In the history of a type of martial arts called Shotokan karate, fewer than 5 people have earned a 9th degree black belt. Tyler Wing found one of them...