| Jun 1, 2013
| 10:07 PM
When the new black benches, fences and trash cans that help give downtown Aberdeen a historical look were installed in 2010 and 2011, the expectation was they wouldn't look like relics this spring.
But some of the benches and fences that surround...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 5:05 AM
Good morning, Baltimore. There's a leaker in jail next door, Game of Thrones is a fantasy, and Turkey's flirting with anarchy. Welcome to your post-weekend trends report for June 3, 2013.
Bradley Manning, the whistleblower accused of releasing a giant...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 10:53 PM
Every community needs a Tena Kraft.
New welcome signs in her community of Britton have been talked about for years. Kraft decided to shoulder the project.
The initiative called for about $20,000 for four new signs, with one to be placed on the...
| May 20, 2013
| 6:00 AM
A review of 12,000 papers on climate change in the May 15 issue of "Environmental Research Letters," found that 97 percent of scientists attribute climate change to human activities. Although we're unlikely to reverse climate change, we can mitigate its...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 12:01 AM
DMV 2 Go is a flett of five mobile customer service centers ready to bring DMV services to Virginians at convenient locations.
The handicapped-accessible full service office-on-wheels is equipped to process all DMV transactions including:...
| Dec 30, 2012
| 4:20 PM
Czechoslovakia had its share of heroes during the 40-plus years the Eastern European nation endured Soviet domination — most notably the reformers crushed during the infamous Prague Spring of 1968 and the protesters whose nonviolent Velvet...
| Jan 1, 2013
| 3:44 PM
James A. Grantham Sr., 89, of Middleway, W.Va., died Monday, Dec. 31, 2012, at Canterbury Center in Shepherdstown, W.Va. The family will receive friends Thursday from 6 to 8 p.m. at Melvin T. Strider Colonial Funeral Home, Charles Town, W.Va. The...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 11:53 AM
Verda Fern Baker, 81, passed away on December 21, 2012 at her home in Camarillo surrounded by her family after losing her battle with cancer. She was born in Danbury,NE to William andThelma Hindman on July 15, 1931.
She lived in many interesting places...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 7:19 AM
Yesterday I sent out this tweet: "Just waved through a singular 'they.' Pound sand, sticklers."
The singular they was in a sentence on The Sun's editorial page: "Although experts say only a tiny proportion of seriously mentally ill people ever resort to...
| Dec 21, 2012
| 2:15 PM
Restaurants serving a traditional Feast of the Seven Fishes menu, along with their regular menus, on Christmas Eve include Donna's (5100 Falls Road, 410-532-7611, donnas.com/crosskeys), Aldo's (306 S. High St., 410-727-0700, aldositaly.com) in...
| Dec 14, 2012
| 2:38 PM
Zion Evangelical Lutheran
Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church, Meyersdale, the Rev. Frank E. Harpster III, lists the schedule.
Sunday: 9:15 a.m. Sunday school, 10:30 a.m. worship and Christmas cantata, 7 p.m. "Blue Christmas" service, all...