| Jul 18, 2012
| 7:35 AM
New York Times bestselling author Chris Bohjalian will be the guest speaker at McLean & Eakin, Booksellers' "Booked for Lunch" program noon-2 p.m. Friday, July 20, at at Stafford's Pier Restaurant in Harbor Springs. Bohjalian will be speaking about and...
| Jul 23, 2012
| 9:16 AM
Jacob Viccellio of Pride, La., was declared the winner of the $550 event of the Florida State Poker Championships at the Isle Casino and Racing Sunday.
Viccellio was the chip leader when the final eight players decided to chop up the remaining prize...
| 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...
| Aug 3, 2012
| 6:44 AM
California rockers Slightly Stoopid have covered a lot of stylistic ground since they, as high schoolers, were first signed to Sublime leader Brad Nowell's Skunk record label. The band has previously mixed skatepunk, off-kilter pop and hip-hop sounds....
| Aug 13, 2012
| 5:08 AM
There was a fatal shooting in my neighborhood early Saturday morning -- not my Petoskey neighborhood but my Arizona one -- but it is still a little disconcerting.
A shooting in Green Valley is almost impossible to comprehend. The bulk of the community is...
| Aug 15, 2012
| 10:32 AM
When it comes to shopping for coveted denim, you'll want to check out Solutions the Premier Denim Store at Westcliff Court in Newport Beach.
All denim is reduced 20% with a student I.D. through Labor Day. Solutions just received great denim styles,...
| Feb 29, 2012
| 11:27 AM
Nobody does tour announcements like Phish. This afternoon, the band unveiled its summer schedule with a video showing drummer Jon Fishman training and preparing for the musical run.
I don't want to spoil any of the surprises, so if you have any...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 7:27 PM
Two lamp posts are complaining about their placement on a city street:
“Other lamp posts overlook parks and flower gardens; so why do we have to be bolted down in the middle of the slums?” one says.
“Yeah,” agrees the other....