| Dec 24, 2011
| 8:31 PM
Before Tanu Singhal came to Aberdeen, her notions of the city and South Dakota were that they were mostly farmland and cattle.
"But after moving, I found that there is more to this community and region than meets the eye," said Tanu, a pediatrician...
| Jun 14, 2011
| 11:44 AM
Call him "Blessed."
Ex-jockey Andrew Lakeman has been down and out, literally. He's a recovering alcoholic, former drug addict -- he did cocaine and tried heroin -- and flirted with Bulimia. He lost his apartment, all his furniture and his car was this...
| Jan 15, 2012
The Rat Pack lives again — or at least Palm Springs, once the party pad of Sinatra and the boys, does.
The Coachella Valley city, which had devolved into a down-at-the-heels caricature of a Hollywood playground, has reinvented itself: Its retro-...
| Jan 17, 2012
| 1:50 PM
The cold weather with snow and ideal snowmaking conditions made MLK weekend a wonderful time for snowsports fans. Central New York Greek Peak Mountain Resort ( Picture shown in this story) had all lifts operating and the majority of the trails open. ...
| Jan 24, 2012
| 3:31 PM
American resorts have shown strength this season with will and might to make snow when the temperatures drop. From the Western Resorts of Colorado Monarch Mountain that is pulling the Eastern skier and rider who wants a deal in the recession. To...
| Jan 27, 2012
| 8:08 AM
If you've taken a carriage or sleigh ride through Bay View or Harbor Springs, chances are a Ward has been at the reins.
Scott Ward has been providing these rides for about 15 years. He owns and operates his own unnamed company, providing rides throughout...
| Feb 2, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Gresham, Ore: Elizabeth B. (Liz) O'Donnell, 92, died Friday, Jan. 27, at Powell Valley Assisted Living & Memory Care, Gresham, Ore.
Liz was born in Aberdeen to Carl and Helen (Swanson) Benson. She was raised in Aberdeen and graduated from Aberdeen...
| Feb 8, 2012
| 4:30 AM
Depending upon where in the East you are is whether you have more opportunities of windows to make snow. It's when the temperatures drop long enough for the snow sports resorts to make snow. New England resorts have had those opportunities plus some...
| Feb 14, 2012
| 2:00 PM
A small network of maybe half a dozen state-licensed growers supplying medical marijuana to designated pharmacies. Patients with doctors' prescriptions getting their pot at special, non-federally regulated pharmacy areas. Pain relief for the seriously ill...
| Feb 15, 2012
| 7:30 AM
Buckle your seat belts. The engines are already cranking up on the spring and summer concert season. The amphitheater in Virginia Beach, the region's largest concert venue, today announced a pair of big shows: the Beach Boys and Dave Matthews Band.
| Feb 21, 2012
| 9:22 PM
Portland is ranked as the fittest city in America, according to Men's Fitness magazine. Seattle comes in at No. 6.
The article, which appears in the March edition, said Portland is diet-friendly, walk-friendly and bike-friendly. The CDC says more than 40...