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  • Final girls track and field Super Six

    Final girls track and field Super Six
    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...
  • Winter Park secures another all-sports crown with surprises

    Winter Park secures another all-sports crown with surprises
    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...
  • Final boys track and field Super Six

    Final boys track and field Super Six
    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,...
  • Apopka, Winter Park still standing as baseball favorites fall

    Apopka, Winter Park still standing as baseball favorites fall
    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...
  • Embracing West Coast means leaving Laurel far behind [Column]

    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...
  • Glen Ellyn to outsource ambulance services, fleet

     Glen Ellyn to outsource ambulance services, fleet
    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-...
  • Buying the farmhouse

    Buying the farmhouse
    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...
  • Federal tax benefit for transit users to shrink Jan. 1

    Federal tax benefit for transit users to shrink Jan. 1
    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...
  • Avoid a special session in Annapolis [Editorial]

    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...
  • Light rail should not be built under LAX terminal area, officials say

    Light rail should not be built under LAX terminal area, officials say
    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. Their recommendation...
  • Metro shelves direct rail line to LAX

    Metro shelves direct rail line to LAX
    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...