| Oct 25, 2012
A car accident stole Philomena Russum's mobility. The oncoming driver turned left and smacked into her car, breaking her hip.
After hip replacement surgery, Russum found it difficult to walk on her own. She applied for, and received, a handicapped...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 2:47 PM
Time for a break from mud-slinging political campaigns, endless South Florida corruption trials and a Parkland high school's tempest over a cheerleading coach's removal. Today, from another corner of Parkland, a story that restores your faith in...
| May 4, 2012
A commercial website for people suffering from symptoms of chronic fatigue syndrome and fibromyalgia is rife with numerous illegal and misleading treatment claims, according to a recent warning letter sent to Dr. Jacob Teitelbaum by the U.S. Food and Drug...
| May 26, 2012
| 8:25 PM
Not sure running back Matt Forte noticed, but the Bears all but announced this week they now think they are a passing team.
Hardly able to contain his excitement at Halas Hall, quarterback Jay Cutler threw passes in the general direction of Pro Bowl wide...
| May 25, 2012
| 2:33 PM
I was just beginning to pull myself together Monday when I stepped into my house, a leash and a collar in my hand, and heard … nothing.
I don't think that has happened more than a handful of times in the last 11 years. If my best friend wasn't...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 9:55 PM
| Aug 25, 2012
| 2:53 PM
As I begin this column, it is Wednesday afternoon, Aug. 22. I have been alive 20,873 days, if my math is correct, and I hope to add to the tally.
But the knees I was born with will not be joining me for the rest of the trip.
The clock ticks. The surgeon...
| Aug 25, 2012
| 5:48 PM
Although few snapshots exist from the days of operating our Hay family farm with horsepower, the picture that accompanies this story is truly a classic one.
It depicts my father as a teenager busily engaged in forking newly dried hay onto a flat-...
| Jun 7, 2012
| 1:21 PM
A 71-year-old Indianapolis man said he was riding his moped to the pharmacy Wednesday, when two teenagers forced him to give them his bike.
Lloyd Viles said he was cutting through Brookside Parkway, when he noticed the teens following behind him....
| Jun 10, 2012
| 6:13 PM
As a father, I understand how difficult it may be for some to shop onFather's Dayto find the perfect gift for the most important, possibly most handsome, man on earth. I am here to help.
Hint: No tie, socks or Hawaiian shirts. Guayaberas are acceptable,...