| Jun 8, 2012
| 8:26 AM
Ruth Fredericksen drove 17 straight hours from just outside Austin, Texas, to attend the annual Chataugua Tea on Thursday afternoon the Presbyterian Church of Danville. She arrived just in time to slide into a chair saved for her by her sisters, Rita...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 1:35 PM
The 13th annual Miner's Memorial Day Festival, sponsored by the Eureka Coal Heritage foundation, with assistance from the Windber Area Visioning Experience (WAVE) will take place in Windber Friday through Sunday.
Sandy Pritt, the president of the Coal...
| Jun 24, 2012
Actor-comedian Jim Carrey has listed his place in gated Malibu Colony at $13.95 million.
The two-story contemporary beach house features an open plan living room, family room, dining room and kitchen that lead to an ocean-facing deck. There are...
| Jul 5, 2012
| 6:27 PM
Hagerstown has just about everything a biker could want this weekend.
The second annual Hagerstown Bike Week, which runs through Sunday, kicked off Thursday as hundreds of chromed-out motorcycles began filling parking lots at numerous bars and...
| Jul 9, 2012
| 1:05 AM
WIMBLEDON, England - A Grand Slam title drought did indeed end in Sunday's historic and riveting Wimbledon final, only it was Roger Federer's lengthy-for-him gap between trophies that came to a close, rather than Britain's 76-year wait for a homegrown...
| Feb 6, 2012
| 1:47 AM
Peter Olsen's life changed in 1974 with a book.
He read a striking, surreal description of a muscular angel in the Book of Revelation — robed with the sun, standing on land and sea, haloed with a rainbow, shouting a divine message. He got a vivid...
| Sep 24, 2012
| 6:54 AM
Two fast-rising Hampton Roads musical acts who toured the nation this summer made a memorable homecoming this weekend. My colleague Mike Holtzclaw was in the house and filed this look at what turned out to be a celebratory return. For more on the show,...
| Jul 12, 2012
| 10:22 AM
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| Jul 13, 2012
| 7:56 AM
BAY VIEW -- The Bay View Music Festival introduces the 2012 Adrian Boyer Aria and Concerto winners: soprano Jackline Madegwa and violinist Ashton Fineout.
These two will be performing with the Bay View Festival Orchestra at 8 p.m. on Sunday, July 15,...
| Feb 8, 2012
| 12:09 PM
Tree tapping ceremony sponsored by Somerset County Maple Producers, 2 p.m. Feb. 25 at Hillegas Sugar Camp, 538 Dividing Ridge Road, Fairhope — off Route 31 in Allegheny Township, approximately 14 miles east of Somerset. Watch for signs....
| Feb 24, 2012
| 11:28 AM
Here's a round-up of our week at Midnight Sun:
•••• In what some might consider an odd choice, Spike TV's "Bar Rescue" chose J.A. Murphy's as the next establishment it helps, "Kitchen Nightmares"/"Restaurant Impossible"-style. Filming...