| May 20, 2014
| 11:03 AM
1. Lake Mary: Region champion Rams placed fourth in 4A state meet.
2. Colonial: Came on strong to finish third at region, top 10 at state.
3. Winter Park: Wildcats won 4A, District 4 title in another strong season.
4. Evans: Trojans were fourth-best...
| May 21, 2014
| 11:10 AM
It's no surprise that Winter Park soon will be chosen as the winner of the Florida High School Athletic Association's Sunshine Cup Class 8A all-sports competition for the 2013-14 school year.
The Wildcats have collected that prize eight times in the...
| May 21, 2014
| 12:52 PM
1. Dr. Phillips: Perfect regular season and third in 4A state meet.
2. First Academy: Royals were runners-up in 1A state meet.
3. Kissimmee Liberty: Chargers won 3A district and region titles.
4. Lyman: Greyhounds were No. 2 area team in rugged 4A,...
| May 7, 2014
| 11:30 AM
The teams that were getting all the national-rankings love have been left at the altar in Florida's win-or-go-home baseball playoff format.
The bridesmaids are dancing on the diamond. That list in Class 8A alone includes Apopka (19-9), which got drummed...
| May 13, 2014
| 7:44 AM
Growing up in Laurel, our son Andrew did all the stuff most kids do. He attended the Main Street Festival every year, still mourns the loss of the Laurel Art Center and rode his bike everywhere.
Fast forward to now. We are sitting in a Thai restaurant...
| May 13, 2014
| 10:58 AM
Glen Ellyn soon will no longer own and maintain its own ambulance fleet as village officials this week chose to outsource its entire operation of ambulance and paramedic services.
The Board of Trustees voted on Monday to award a contract to Elmhurst-...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 12:02 PM
Last year my wife, Leslie, and I, after 20 years of marriage and five houses -- Cape Cod bungalow, brick Colonial, one-level ranch, a spec contemporary and a 6,000-square-foot McMansion -- downsized into a 2,200-square-foot farmhouse within walking...
| Dec 25, 2013
| 3:18 PM
Thousands of Maryland bus and MARC train riders could pay more for their commute starting in January after Congress failed to renew an expiring tax credit that rewards mass transit use.
Current federal law allows bus and rail commuters to withhold up to...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 7:15 AM
If the Harford County delegation to Annapolis can be part of preventing a special session of the Maryland General Assembly after the election, they will have at least accomplished something.
Partially because they are mostly members of the largely...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 9:35 PM
Citing the high cost and risk of tunneling under Los Angeles International Airport, county transportation officials said Wednesday that it did not make sense to build a light-rail line directly under the airport's terminal area.
| Jan 23, 2014
| 6:47 PM
A decades-long effort to bring rail service directly to Los Angeles International Airport suffered a blow Thursday when transportation officials placed on the back burner a proposal for a light-rail tunnel under the terminal area, citing high costs and...