| Oct 12, 2014
| 7:26 PM
In September 1928, the leaders of one of Easton's burgeoning immigrant communities met in their usual gathering place, the Italian Home on South Fifth Street, to talk about raising money for a gift for their new city.
They decided to canvass the Italian...
| Oct 4, 2014
| 12:08 PM
WHAT: A very unlikely friendship is at the heart of "The Best of Enemies," opening Friday, Oct. 17, at Orlando Shakespeare Theater. The Shakes is teaming with the Holocaust Memorial Resource and Education Center in Maitland to present the play, based on...
| Sep 27, 2014
There's a wicked twist to this year's race for mayor.
One candidate challenging Mayor Gary Resnick helped organize the city's first Wicked Manors Halloween block-party in 2007, while the other is awaiting trial on a felony charge for allegedly attacking...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 12:30 PM
The man who jumped over the White House fence and sprinted through the main floor of the mansion could have gotten even farther had it not been for an off-duty Secret Service agent who was coincidentally in the house and leaving for the night. ... He...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 4:36 PM
To the editor: The article looking back 50 years to UC Berkeley's Free Speech Movement and the specific focus on Mario Savio brought back powerful memories. ("Graying activists return to Berkeley to mark '64 free speech protests," Sept. 27)
| Sep 15, 2014
| 1:42 PM
Anti-Semitic vandalism has struck Miami-Dade County again.
Following a summer of local anti-Semitic incidents, two synagogues were recently desecrated with hate symbols — Temple Beth Tov-Ahavat Shalom in West Miami, which was vandalized with spray...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 5:05 AM
To the editor: I read with frustration Doyle McManus' column on President Obama's strategic options for combating the threat from Islamic State. ("Obama's strategy to defeat Islamic State: a coalition of frenemies," Op-Ed, Sept. 6)
Every week I read...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 3:10 PM
There is something deeply disturbing about last Friday's attacks on two state troopers in Pike County, apart from the wrenching tragedy involving the death of one officer and the wounding of another.
This has all the marks of domestic terrorism. There...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 3:37 PM
Frederick Douglass, the Maryland-born slave turned abolitionist leader, has become the first African-American to have his portrait hung in the governor's official residence in Annapolis.
Gov. Martin O'Malley, first lady Katie Curran O'Malley and Lt. Gov....
| Jul 31, 2014
| 11:33 AM
Prosecutors in Lake County have tossed three pending criminal cases because of an FBI report linking two former Fruitland Park police officers to the Ku Klux Klan.
All three cases – two misdemeanor batteries and a felony traffic case –...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 8:28 AM
Community members of a rural North Florida city are finding plastic bags filled with candy and Ku Klux Klan propaganda in their front yards, First Coast News reports.
Residents of the city -- located about 30 miles north of Gainesville in rural Union...