| Dec 8, 2011
| 7:28 AM
Fair Oaks Dairy Products, LLC in northwest Indiana issued a voluntary recall for cheese that could be contaminated with listeria.
The company is recalling one half pound retail packaged cheeses and cheese gift boxes produced under the Fair Oaks Farms...
| Feb 23, 2012
| 7:45 AM
As parents, we like to think we know what’s best for our own children. So when someone else steps in and does something that undermines the way we’ve decided to care for our kids, there’s a good chance we’re going to get upset....
| Mar 11, 2012
Fool me once, shame on you; fool me twice, shame on me. It's a good rule for dealing with those who have proved themselves to be untrustworthy. And it's increasingly applied in a realm where a lack of dependability can be lethal: drunken driving....
| Mar 31, 2012
| 8:49 PM
The problem with rage is that it almost always subordinates thought.
There was reason to be angry in the early stages of news coverage following the Feb. 26 fatal shooting of an unarmed 17-year-old Trayvon Martin by pistol-packing 28-year-old George...
| Apr 4, 2012
| 7:37 AM
Federal and state health officials are investigating a Salmonella outbreak in 19 states and the District of Columbia, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
The CDC reports 90 people in 19 states and the District of Columbia have...
| Jan 12, 2012
Winter is here, and that means slipping and sliding will be commonplace if you live in a cold weather climate. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, approximately 20,000 people die annually due to fall-related injuries. So what...
| Jan 13, 2012
| 10:18 AM
Days after the Indiana State Department of Health began investigating a viral outbreak in Hartford City, a new investigation launched this week in Valparaiso following a series of foodborne illness reports.
Several people in Hartford City reported...
| Jul 26, 2011
Prospective travelers to that fictitious country and many real ones often ask that question, with good reason. A slip as minor as a sip of tap water in Mexico can lead to days of misery. On the other hand, bottled water often costs more than wine, so...
| Aug 13, 2011
| 5:34 PM
Question: Do you know if anyone will be doing a “Back to School” shopping program for kids this year?
Answer: The “Back to School” shopping for school children is one of the many great programs offered by our local Salvation Army...
| Aug 9, 2011
| 8:43 AM
Indianapolis, August 9, 2011 -- As any veteran fairgoer will attest, there’s nothing quite like the sights, sounds, smells and attractions at the Indiana State Fair. It's an end-of-summer tradition that brings fried candy bars, hot temperatures...