| Jul 16, 2014
| 7:54 PM
Old Dominion, entering its first Conference USA season, was picked to finish fifth in the East Division. Marshall was picked to win the East, while North Texas was picked to win the West. The voting was conducted by the league’...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 5:42 PM
Two men were fatally shot Thursday night, marking seven homicides in Baltimore since Monday. Police also said the death of a 2-year-old girl, initially believed to be a playground accident, has been ruled a homicide.
Thursday's first killing was reported...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 2:08 PM
Editor's Note: The Jewish Journal will have a special issue on July 30-31 devoted to the 2014 Levis JCC Maccabi Games.
The Adolph & Rose Levis Jewish Community Center in Boca Raton will host the JCC Maccabi Games from Aug. 10-15, welcoming about a...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 1:25 PM
Port Orange Spruce Creek rising senior Michael Lira placed 14th in the ARCA Akona 250 at Elko (Minn.) Speedway on Saturday night. Lira started 13th.
Grant Enfinger of Fairhope, Ala., won by 6.3 seconds over Tom Hessert of Cherry Hill, N.J., with an...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 10:09 AM
There's nothing different about your Berger cookie. It's just the nutritional label that's changed.
A sharp-eyed shopper wrote in to tell us that he had tried the Berger cookie that has 0 grams of trans fat, and that it tasted just as good as the 1-gram...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 2:54 PM
Bands called The Progress, Their/They're/There, Dameria, Stay Ahead of the Weather, and Up Up Down Down Left Right Left Right B A Start — these are just a few that prolific indie rock frontman Evan Weiss has been involved with.
In all, the...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 9:21 AM
Cory McCray spent his 18th birthday in a Baltimore jail cell. Antonio Hayes was raised by his grandmother when his mother's drug addiction got too bad. Brooke Lierman grew up in the affluent suburbs of Montgomery County, the daughter of a renowned...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 5:35 PM
PHILADELPHIA Six months after they walked into the courthouse on a below-freezing January day, 12 jurors convicted reputed mobster Nicodemo Scarfo, associate Salvatore Pelullo, and two Texas mortgage company employees in a multimillion-dollar corporate...
| May 12, 2014
| 8:57 AM
Some Boca Raton moms are approaching everyone they know — strangers, too — in search of volunteers for the JCC Maccabi Games this summer.
They need 1,200 people to host athletes, greet hotel visitors, keep score at games, deliver water and...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 1:07 PM
The following items were taken from Tinley Park police reports:
A residential garage on the 17500 block of Woburn Road was entered by using a garage door opener stolen from an unlocked vehicle in the driveway on June 4.
An outside window pane was...
| May 15, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Men of Baltimore:
Our children are dying in our streets, and too many of us are silent in words and actions. What will it take for us to wake up and realize that we have the power to save our communities if we step out of the shadows and into the...