| Mar 21, 2012
| 11:57 AM
CALLIGANO: Blake Calligano, a 2010 graduate of Bel Air High School, is a sophomore at West Virginia University studying business administration. As a freshman he was initiated as a member of Alpha Lambda Delta. He is also a member of The National...
| Apr 3, 2011
After the fires were out and the dead accounted for, state regulators tasked with determining the cause of the natural gas explosion that leveled an Allentown city block ordered UGI Utilities to dig up its own pipe and find out why it failed.
| Nov 18, 2011
| 11:15 AM
The National Edowment for the Arts announced 863 grant recipients comprised of organizations and individual writers across the country. The awards total $22.543 million, encompass 15 artistic disciplines and fields, and support projects in 47 states,...
| Nov 24, 2011
| 1:01 PM
The holiday season is upon us. Why stay in this Christmas when there's so much to do? Quit roasting chestnuts and get old Jack Frost off your nose. Bundle up, pack your overnight bag and take a quick trip. We've found some of the best places in and around...
| Nov 27, 2011
| 6:24 PM
Thanksgiving weekend shoppers were hungry for sales. The National Retail Federation says the numbers are in and they're huge.
Stores generally rely on sales between Thanksgiving and Christmas to make up 20% of their annual revenue. With unemployment...
| Nov 27, 2011
| 8:32 PM
More Americans hunted for bargains over the weekend than ever before as retailers lured them online and into stores with big discounts and an earlier-than-usual start to the holiday shopping season.
A record 226 million shoppers visited stores and...
| Nov 28, 2011
| 10:31 AM
By Chris Mueller
The Daily Republic
MITCHELL, Nov. 25 — Turkeys weren’t all that got cooked this Thanksgiving.
The Mitchell area felt the heat from record-high temperatures Thursday, with the National Weather Service reporting a record-...
| Nov 28, 2011
| 5:38 PM
Shoppers seemed to be just as enthusiastic about shopping on their computers and smartphones on Cyber Monday as they were about finding deals over the weekend.
Online sales on Cyber Monday — which was started in 2005 by a retail trade group to...
| Nov 29, 2011
| 1:07 AM
An ordinance that lessens penalties for those in Evanston caught with 10 grams or less of marijuana received unanimous approval from aldermen at Monday night’s City Council meeting.
Originally proposed by Mayor Elizabeth Tisdahl, the ordinance...
| Nov 30, 2011
| 2:23 PM
Happy New Year!
It is the first day of 2012, right? Last night we got the news about the New York Film Critics Circle announcing "The Artist" as the best film of 2011. Today, somebody sent me a link to Facebook, where they are revealing their "most...
| Sep 27, 2011
| 1:23 PM
Check out these great getaways for the fall, including a mouthwatering weekend at the NYC Food Film Festival and a "Dirty Dancing" themed stay at Mountain Lake Hotel.
If you can't afford the trip to Munich to toss...