| Aug 15, 2013
| 8:04 AM
A Chicago man who objects to having to submit to drug testing as a condition of living in an apartment that he rents from the Chicago Housing Authority filed a lawsuit Thursday challenging the policy in federal court.
Joseph Peery, 58, has lived in the...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 6:44 AM
At The Baltimore Sun we are scrupulous about referring to the Johns Hopkins University.
That is not, as some may imagine, because we are truckling to the largest employer in the city (or to the likelihood that Baltimore will eventually change its name...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 6:32 AM
For the seventh consecutive year, youngsters from the Charlevoix/Emmet school districts participated in the summer Spartan Writing Camp North sessions at North Central Michigan College in Petoskey.
This year, Spartan Writing Camps North expanded its...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 2:21 PM
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A bid to make Michigan the first state with an animal abuser registry akin to one that shames and identifies sex offenders has been dropped by lawmakers over concerns about cost and other issues.
Instead, the state could soon...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 6:40 AM
The Little Traverse Choral Society welcomes David Gladstone to the podium as interim music director, accompanied by Ellen Kendall on the piano/organ, for the 2013 December concerts and the May 2014 concerts celebrating the founding of the choral society...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 7:04 AM
EAST LANSING -- Emily Pochubay will serve as the Michigan State University Extension Agriculture and Agribusiness Institute Fruit Production Educator in Northwest Michigan, effective Sept. 1.
Pochubay will provide leadership and focus for fruit crop...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 7:08 AM
BAY VIEW -- When more than 70 students every year come to study chamber music at the Bay View Music Festival, they expect not just to be taught, but to find examples of the repertoire they are studying.
The program Chamber Music Showpieces on Wednesday,...
| Jul 14, 2013
Brace yourself for a lot of looking-back stories. Fifty years have passed since 1963, a time of transition that makes today's social and political firestorms look like a cool breeze.
It was the year that the Beatles released their first album. The...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 5:41 AM
Now in its third year, a study of walleye movement and diet in the Inland Waterway is winding down.
The study was spawned from concern about a population estimate done on Mullett Lake in 2009. The Little Traverse Bay Bands of Odawa Indians’ Natural...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 7:25 AM
Three Petoskey High School undergraduate students were recently awarded Petoskey Education Foundation scholarships for summer study.
Juniors Grace Marshall and Paige Petrowski were each awarded Petoskey Education Foundation/Bank of Northern Michigan...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 11:46 AM
These are tough times for the ducks that winter on the Chesapeake Bay.
Threatened food sources and an imperiled habitat are forcing migrating waterfowl to look for other winter digs.
Alicia Berlin hopes to unlock the formula to win them back.