| Mar 24, 2010
| 8:20 AM
Locksley is a four-piece pop-rock band formed in Madison, Wisconsin. They are self-released on their own Feature Records label. Their songwriting is heavily influenced by early British Invasion bands with an instrumental style based more on early American...
| Jul 15, 2010
After 42 years in windowless weather offices issuing tornado warnings, Tom Skilling set out to chase storms in the Plains and ends up "Chased by Tornadoes!" It happened May 10 in northern Oklahoma near Wakita, ironically near where the movie "Twister" was...
| Jul 12, 2010
Rocklin is among one of the Top 100 places to live, according to CNNmoney.com.
The town ranks 65th because of its extensive recreational programs, many parks and strong school district.
Rocklin's Finn Hall, is a popular reception hall used for many...
| Aug 3, 2010
| 7:16 AM
The Monika Herzig Trio
Monika Herzig and Peter Kienle
A faculty member at Indiana University, Dr. Monika Herzig has also performed at many prestigious jazz clubs and festivals, such as the Indy Jazz...
| Aug 3, 2010
| 11:46 AM
On July 12, Kenneth and Beth Pollard sold their home at 474 McCormick Drive in Lake Forest, Ill., to Mark A. Pasquella. Pasquella bought the home for $2,050,000.
Ken G. Pollard is a managing director at Atlantic Trust's Chicago office. He received his...
| 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...
| Apr 10, 2005
Florida officially recorded 123 fatalities from last year's hurricanes, but the federal government has paid funeral expenses for at least 315 deaths, including those of a man who shot himself and a stroke victim hospitalized more than a week before the...
| Jan 22, 2006
States and many U.S. territories have tourism offices to help visitors. When requesting travel literature, be as specific as possible.
Alabama: Alabama Bureau of Tourism & Travel, 401 Adams Ave., Suite 126, P.O. Box 4927, Montgomery, AL 36103; (800) 252-...
| Jun 29, 2003
Paul Herr is a geologist. That's his passion. Ask this Madison-based man of science about how the Wisconsin Dells came to be the scenic delight it is--all those sandstone towers and cliffs, the dry canyons and curious rocks and the river that gives it all...
| May 2, 2004
This story contains corrected material, published May 9, 2004.
Alabama: Bureau of Tourism and Travel, 401 Adams Ave., Suite 126, Montgomery, AL 36104; 800-252-2262; www.800alabama.com.
Alaska: Division of Tourism, P.O. Box 110801, Juneau, AK 99811-0801;...
| Feb 18, 2004
| 11:49 AM
Former Vermont Gov. Howard Dean ended his presidential bid today, vowing to create an organization to carry on the message of his campaign and urging his supporters to stay involved.
In an announcement on his website and then in remarks delivered to a...