| Jan 22, 2012
When local author Rosalia Scalia visited India, she was able to sit down with Amandeep Sandhu, author of "Sepia Leaves." She was kind enough to recount her meeting for Read Street. We'll break her missive into a parts, starting with her description of the...
| Sep 22, 2012
Once Obamacare fully rolls out in 2014, some 30 million people are going to be looking for primary care, which is why Walmart is thinking about getting into the healthcare business big time.
While this new avenue can work for Walmart, it will require...
| Feb 6, 2012
| 10:54 PM
John Altobelli hits a switch in his new ballpark office and the view of the Orange Coast College baseball diamond reveals itself behind a retractable metal window.
It's a new experience for the man who began his 20th season as the school's baseball coach...
| Feb 29, 2012
| 11:38 AM
Even in the Great Depression of the 1930s, dreamers hoped for something better. In John Steinbeck's "Of Mice and Men," itinerant field hands George Milton and Lennie Small dream of buying land of their own someday. At Tidewater Players, director Todd...
| Feb 29, 2012
| 1:17 PM
RECIFE, Brazil -- Some people just can't handle the truth. Others have a tough time with the lies, too.
Civil police in the northeast Brazilian city of Recife arrested Ricardo Sergio Freire de Barros after he tried to open a bank account using a fake...
| Nov 23, 2012
| 7:52 AM
I'm pretty sure we can account for three of the best-male-actor nominees when the Academy Awards lists come out on Jan. 10.
I've just seen a trio of excellent performances: Denzel Washington in "Flight," Daniel Day-Lewis in "Lincoln" and John Hawkes in...
| May 26, 2010
| 12:51 PM
Sources at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway confirm that actor Jack Nicholson will wave the green flag at the 2010 Indianapolis 500.
Fox59 News reported in April that the IMS was reaching out to the Academy Award winning actor, now it appears to be...
| Aug 17, 2010
Michael Douglas, an Oscar winner for producing "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest" and acting in "Wall Street," has a tumor in his throat, reports People. Douglas will receive eight weeks of radiation and chemotherapy treatment, but says in a statement that...
| Oct 26, 2011
| 2:26 PM
It may be some time before we know the exact circumstances surrounding the killing last week of a patient at Clifton T. Perkins Hospital Center in Jessup. What we do know is that this was the second such tragedy to occur there in little over a year, and...
| Sep 28, 2011
| 1:19 PM
No, please, if there is a God in heaven, no! I give; uncle; I'll tell you where the gold is buried. You can do anything you want to me, just don't make me drive through one of those horrible, stinkin' roundabouts at the main entrance to Hagerstown...
| Jan 29, 2009
Golden Globe winner Heath Ledger's "Dark Knight" costar Gary Oldman remembers what it was like working with Ledger, who, as Oldman points out, is really really lucky because he doesn't have to campaign for his Oscar.
- Photos: 2009 Oscar Nominations...