| Jul 2, 2013
| 12:07 PM
The Arlington Heights Village Board has taken another step in the redevelopment of the Hickory-Kensington area.
The board approved a proposal at Monday's meeting from Kane, McKenna and Associates to complete Phase 1 of the project, which would...
| Jun 29, 2013
| 11:18 PM
Executives at multimillion-dollar companies don't typically spend their leisure time enduring mountain blizzards or desert heat. But Bryan Offutt and his team aren't typical executives.
Under Armour's burly director of outdoor marketing spent weeks...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 11:31 AM
The Burberry Prorsum menswear runway show, which has been on Milan's fashion week calendar for as long as we can remember, took place in London on Tuesday, with chief creative officer Christopher Bailey showing the spring and summer 2014 collection at...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 7:25 PM
Every year Pennsylvania Hero Walk participants walk an average of 320 miles in 14 days to raise money for veterans.
The walk, on Route 30 from Philadelphia to New Kensington, benefits the Wounded Warrior Project.
The walk began June 9 and will end...
| Jun 15, 2013
Sylvia Orcutt of Kensington was so happy when Bosch replaced a defective dishwasher last year that she almost forgot about the troubled original.
The sparkle in her eyes disappeared, however, when she received a notification in February from a...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 2:40 PM
Although we don’t often like to admit it, as humans, we have a certain amount of dependence on the people around us.
Whether it is the neighborhood grocer who sells the food we eat or the local farmer who produces the milk we drink, we all...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 9:31 AM
Baltimore’s challenge challenge to the 2010 Census count netted the city a small population bump.
Instead of being home to 620,961 people on April 1, 2010, as the U.S. Census Bureau reported in 2011, Baltimore actually had 621,074 residents...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 8:34 PM
Alta Lee “Susie” Mowen, 95, of Cumberland, Md., died Sunday, June 2, 2013.
Born March 11, 1918, in Pleasant Grove, she was the daughter of the late Erven Allen and Cleo Evangeline (Wilson) House.
Her husband of 62 years, Wilbert F. “...
| May 19, 2013
It was Good Friday in 1975.
The Vietnam War was coming to an end, and I was going to school at Mount Saint Mary’s college in Emmittsburg during the day while working as a correction officer at the Maryland Correctional Institution at night.
| May 14, 2013
| 6:37 AM
In 2008, Ed DeRosa witnessed the infamy of the Preakness infield — the passed-out partiers, the chucking of full beer cans into crowds and of course, the "Running of the Urinals," where drunken infielders ran down a row of portable toilets. DeRosa,...
| May 14, 2013
| 4:54 AM
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
1. CONGRESS INVESTIGATING IRS SCANDAL
A House committee is holding hearings this week on the IRS' targeting of tea party and conservative political...