| Jan 23, 2015
| 2:46 PM
Every year about this time, Montgomery County firefighter Donny Boyd looks forward to heading to Sandy Point State Park in Annapolis and dipping — no, make that plunging — into the frigid Chesapeake Bay.
"It's invigorating," Boyd said Friday...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 2:37 PM
More than 450 young inventors in kindergarten through eighth grade will vie for awards and more than $10,000 in cash prizes Saturday in the 28th annual Irvine Valley College "Astounding Inventions" competition.
The event runs from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. in...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 6:46 PM
Looking to do something cool this weekend? Like really ridiculously cool?
Dive, belly flop or throw yourself into the frigid waters of the Delaware River for the third annual Lehigh Valley Polar Plunge, noon Saturday at Scott Park in Easton.
| Jan 9, 2015
| 4:51 PM
The prosecution in Don Tollefson's fraud trial rested its case Friday afternoon after scores of people testified that he ripped them off through a sports ticket-selling scheme.
The former Philadelphia sportscaster is already facing hurdles as he...
| Jan 16, 2015
| 11:34 AM
Registration is now open for Polar Plunge, a chilly event that raises cool cash for Special Olympics Florida at Aquatica, SeaWorld's water park.
The Feb. 7 event features a dip in the park's cooled-down wave pool. Participants, frequently outfitted in...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 12:16 PM
Lt. Scott Custer finds it hard to believe that last December marked his 25th year at the South Windsor Police Department. He has held many positions during his tenure at the station and currently serves as the lieutenant of the Support Services Division....
| Jan 15, 2015
| 11:38 AM
The inaugural Lights and Ladders Community Dodgeball Tournament is a communitywide event that will be held on Friday, Jan. 30, from 5–10 p.m. at Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline Park at 2510 S. U.S. 27 in Clermont.
The Clermont Police and Fire...
| Dec 17, 2014
| 9:25 PM
Madeline Smyres did not think her daughter Nina would live past 6. In the early 1960s, doctors told her that even if Nina outlived their prediction, her scoliosis, an affliction of the joints, and excess fluid around her brain would turn the child into...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 1:41 PM
Broward and Miami-Dade counties were well represented at the 7th Down Syndrome International Swimming Organization World Championship and International Competition in Morelia, Mexico.
Out of the eight members on Team USA, three resided from Broward, four...
| Dec 19, 2014
| 3:22 AM
WEST HARTFORD — Bernard Richardson is beloved by customers and co-workers at the Farmington Avenue Stop & Shop where he's worked for 18 years.
He helps customers juggle groceries in the parking lot, brings carts to those entering the store, and...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 1:08 PM
Name: Sherry Will
Residence: Boynton Beach
Family: Husband, Dan Will; son, Danny Will; daughter, Michelle Cummins; and two grandchildren
Career: Retired director of medical records for ManorCare in West Palm Beach...