| May 9, 2011
| 1:30 AM
Q. My daughter will turn 5 in late August. She has been attending preschool this year and will be starting kindergarten in the fall. However, she did not pass the entrance exam of the private school that my husband and I had wanted her to attend. She...
| Mar 1, 2011
| 7:20 PM
MARCH 30, 1929-FEB. 28, 2011
BOONSBORO, Md. — Arnold G. Perrey, 81, of 7540 Sharpsburg Pike, Boonsboro, passed away Monday, Feb. 28, 2011, at Meritus Medical Center, Hagerstown, Md.
Born March 30, 1929, in Gumbinnen, Germany, to the late Fritz and...
| Dec 27, 2010
| 8:33 PM
ORANGE — I've always found the viola to be the most mysterious and misunderstood member of the orchestra. It doesn't have front-and-center showboat status of the violin. Or the slippery slope of sound from a sliding trombone. Or the lyricism of a...
| Dec 29, 2010
| 1:47 PM
While I admit I'm not the kind of person who orders-in food, I find the results of a recent survey on the subject a little hard to swallow.
Before you peek at the list below, try taking a wild guess on Chicago's most "ordered-in" food. Did you guess...
| Jan 15, 2011
| 3:57 PM
Two years after C. William Struever's real estate empire collapsed and the once-ubiquitous developer dropped off Baltimore's radar, the urban visionary has reappeared as a managing director of a new company, working on the same kinds of projects that...
| Oct 19, 2010
| 8:57 AM
HENNING, Tenn. (AP) -- Investigators searched Tuesday for the men who gunned down two workers at a rural post office that doubles as a community center in this small town, where the local gas station that sells fried chicken also is its most popular...
| Aug 5, 2010
| 1:56 PM
Melanie Vanlandingham couldn't help but notice the neon green bikes around Minneapolis when she visited the Twin Cities last week.
The landscape architect hadn't brought her bike from her home in Dallas, so she hopped on one of about 500 rental bikes...
| Aug 12, 2010
| 2:32 PM
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans signed defensive lineman Raheem Brock on Thursday and quickly got him on the field to help a banged-up unit.
Agent Andy Simms confirmed to The Associated Press that Brock had agreed to terms with the...
| Aug 16, 2010
| 1:07 PM
Big Head Todd and The Monsters are celebrating the release their brand new studio album, Rocksteady (July 20, 2010/Big Records).
As the Denver Post reported in a recent feature story, Rocksteady finds the platinum selling artists "centered and...
| Jan 5, 2011
| 1:52 PM
Superintendent of Police Ronal W. Serpas has announced a new NOPD program called “El Protector. El Protector is an outreach program that originated in California Highway Patrol to reach Spanish-speaking populations to advance traffic safety. Given...
| Jan 10, 2011
| 6:07 PM
Wrapped presents still sit untouched underneath the tree, awaiting little Jacob Young who never celebrated his very first Christmas.
Jacob's father Maurice Young took Jacob to run errands Dec. 23, just one day after Sandy Young told him she wanted a...