| May 2, 2014
Being in first place among polls in a statewide or national election is not all its cracked up to be. Sure, you get to look in the rear view mirror with a sly smirk at the others puttering along to......
| May 27, 2014
Gov. Tom Corbett has his re-election work cut out for him because just three out of every 10 people surveyed said they had a favorable view of the incumbent, according to Robert Morris University Polling Institute. The online survey was......
| May 13, 2014
| 2:47 PM
Somehow, criminal minds being what they are, there might not be an entirely favorable result if the message is disseminated that the police will no longer try to catch crooks who are running away.
On Sunday, a big story on The Morning Call's front...
| May 25, 2014
| 5:17 PM
Before suiting up and slathering on the sunscreen, Lake County beachgoers now can check a mobile phone app to make sure their beach of choice is open and safe.
An Android app called myBeachCast, created by the Great Lakes Commission, alerts users about...
| May 19, 2014
| 9:22 PM
APPROVED 2014-15 HUNTING SEASONS AND BAG LIMITS SQUIRRELS, Red, Gray, Black and Fox (Combined): Special season for eligible junior hunters, with or without required license, and mentored youth – Oct. 11-17 (6 daily, 18 in possession limit after...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 7:15 PM
Gustave Tassell, a California designer who became a fashion star in the early 1960s with starkly refined clothes that appealed to women like Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, Greer Garson and Princess Grace of Monaco, has died. He was 88.
A contemporary of...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 2:25 PM
A new Mississippi-style paddle boat has arrived in town, soon to sail along the Intracoastal Waterway.
The 140-foot Liberty Belle is the newest boat in the fleet of Fort Lauderdale-based Marine Hospitality, which operates three other vessels in its...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 11:13 AM
When Ruby Dee was in high school, she couldn't get a part in the drama club's upcoming production.
Nothing personal, the club's head explained: There were just no roles for maids.
"I never inquired again," Dee later wrote. "And I never went to see any...
| May 30, 2014
| 7:39 AM
Yard sale season is still upon us, with the last weekend in May offering up some large community sale opportunities.
Here's a list of sales happening this weekend. (And, if you plan to head out, don't forget to check out our Daily Press Yard Sale Shop-...
| May 19, 2014
| 9:22 PM
As Pennsylvania and other states wrestle with the scourge of opioid drug abuse, a question often posed is: What are the sources of all those painkillers? A new study sheds an interesting light on the answer. A new Workers Compensation Research Institute...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 10:03 AM
Harold H. Hogg, founder of a Central Maryland and Southern Pennsylvania commercial construction company who endowed the Hogg Family Chair at Duke University, his alma mater, died June 3 of leukemia at the Moorings Park retirement community in Naples, Fla....