| 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...
| Apr 15, 2012
| 7:08 PM
In Lehigh Valley the Easter eggs are typically for the kids, but it's time for a promotion to the grown-ups' table. Here's a project for the open kitchen of a Bethlehem loft or a cozy country kitchen in Emmaus.
The egg, quintessential symbol of spring,...
| Feb 29, 2012
| 1:10 PM
An all-you-can-eat spaghetti dinner and basket raffle benefit from 2 to 5 p.m. March 11 at the Bakersville fire hall. Proceeds will help Melissa Rock and Marg Hostetler.
The Kiwanis Club of Somerset talent night...
| Mar 7, 2012
| 12:17 PM
Otterbein Ham Pot Pie Dinner
Otterbein United Methodist Church, Wilbur, ham potpie dinner from 4 to 7 p.m. March 10 at the church. The menu includes choice of traditional ham pot pie or try Paul’s ham and kolbossie pot pie. Take-outs are available....
| Mar 8, 2012
| 4:02 PM
March 3 was a day to remember.
"Never Forget" was the theme of the Patriots Day Parade. It was a reminder to those who participated in it and those who watched it to respect what our flag represents, those who defend it and why they defend it.
| Apr 28, 2012
| 11:35 AM
100 years ago — 1912
The express business at the Danville depot is the heaviest in years, and a force of men is necessary to transfer the shipments. Five hundred crates of vegetables shipped from the southern states were transferred yesterday...