| Oct 8, 2011
| 8:33 PM
The first collectors of North Carolina slipware may not have known much about their prey when they began snapping up "Moravian" pottery in the late 1800s.
Neither did the museums that pursued it so avidly during the Depression.
But like pioneering...
| Jul 9, 2011
Why Lillian Thomas Pratt was so passionate about the treasures made for the Russian imperial family by the House of Fabergé isn't hard to imagine.
The intoxicating combination of luxury, royalty and tragedy embodied in the jeweler's celebrated work has...
| Sep 10, 2011
| 2:36 PM
An elderly man has been killed, the result of a chain-reaction, freak accident on the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge.
According to police, this is how the crash unfolded: a 52 year-old man got out of a blue, 1994 Ford Van, after it stalled Friday afternoon...
| Dec 9, 2011
| 3:02 PM
This is the 190th in a series of articles about the historical and architectural treasures of Washington County. See a slideshow of more historic and modern photos at www.herald-mail.com/lifestyle.
The old house stands on a bluff above Md. 56...
| Sep 10, 2009
| 5:36 PM
More than a dozen students from a Catholic elementary school suffered minor injuries after the school bus they were riding in collided with an SUV.
The bus - carrying 25 students from Our Lady Star of the Sea school - crashed into a white Escalade on...
| Sep 28, 2009
| 10:29 AM
A devastating house fire has claimed the lives of three children in Huguenot, New York, fire officials confirmed Monday.
The victims were said to be 11, 12 and 15 years old. Their names have not been released.
PIX News has learned that two of the...