| Jul 9, 2013
| 4:23 PM
The Penn State football team will hold its 11th annual Lift For Life event Friday in State College, with a goal of surpassing the $1 million fundraising mark. Lift For Life, a production of the Uplifting Athletes organization founded by......
| Jun 24, 2013
| 9:27 AM
The Philadelphia Phillies, winners of three straight series and six of their last eight contests, welcome the Chicago White Sox to Citizens Bank Park for a weekend series. Jonathan Pettibone (5-3, 3.84 ERA) takes the mound for Philadelphia at 7:05 p.m....
| Jul 1, 2013
| 12:52 PM
Evelyn M. "Evvie" Spohn, whose career as a registered nurse caring for patients and their families spanned more than 70 years, died Wednesday of heart failure at Lorien Columbia Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.
She was 93.
"Evvie was really my first...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 6:12 PM
Selena Doyle received the worst news of her life when she was diagnosed with breast cancer on Sept. 12, 2011.
She said she had to undergo grueling chemotherapy at first because the tumors were too big to be operated on right away. Then there was surgery,...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 4:26 PM
Penn State's annual Lift For Life, one of the most impressive preseason football events, is scheduled for July 12 at the lacrosse facility on campus. Offensive lineman Eric Shrive is president of Penn State's chapter of Uplifting Athletes, which is......
| Apr 5, 2013
| 10:27 AM
Bruce A. Miller, 53, of Parker, Colorado, formerly of Lemmon, SD; lost a long and courageous battle with kidney cancer on March 22, 2013. He passed peacefully at home with his family by his side.
Bruce was born on January 17, 1960 in Lemmon, S. D. to...
| Mar 27, 2013
| 2:26 PM
Jim Duggan said he’s a regular guy.
The 59-year-old lives in Lugford, S.C., with his wife of 28 years, Debra. They have two teenage daughters.
“We have our home. I’m active in my community. I live pretty much a normal life,”...
| Mar 5, 2013
| 1:05 PM
Herbert W. "Bill" Acker, a retired Price Waterhouse Coopers LLD regional managing partner, died Friday of kidney cancer at his Stone House Farm in Churchville. He was 70.
Herbert William Acker — who was known as H. William "Bill" Acker —...
| May 23, 2013
| 1:27 PM
A long-awaited study of almost 225,000 Pratt & Whitney workers from the 1950s to the early 2000s found a slightly higher rate of brain cancer among workers at a former North Haven plant than for the Connecticut population as a whole.
But the study,...
| May 17, 2013
| 8:08 AM
Back in 1981, the city of Charlevoix received a notice from the Michigan Department of Public Health: its municipal well system was contaminated.
According to the Environmental Protection Agency, the well system was connected to a wedge of contaminated...
| Jan 2, 2013
Dear Readers: Here are 2012's interesting items — prescription (Rx) and OTC (over the counter) — approved by the Food and Drug Administration. — Love, Suzy
Stendra (Avanafil) tablets, Rx: Used for erectile dysfunction. Stendra.com...