| Jul 12, 2013
| 5:32 PM
Sallie Iona Ditto Gsell, 92, of 816 Corbett St., Hagerstown, Md., died Thursday, July 11, 2013, at her home.
Born July 19, 1920, in Williamsport, Md., she was the daughter of the late Hollie H. and Minnie Iona Bowers Turner.
She was preceded in death by...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 4:49 PM
Scott Emo finds inspiration wherever he goes. The Deerfield native and host of The Scott Emo Show said every story presents an opportunity for people to reflect and improve on their lives.
That's the premise of Emo's therapeutic talk show, performed...
| Jun 16, 2013
"The murder was committed in a cold, calculated and premeditated manner," said Assistant Cook County State's Attorney Maureen O'Brien, speaking last week to reporters about the recent stabbing death of a 14-year-old River Grove youth, allegedly at the...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 6:49 AM
NEW YORK (AP) — A government survey of parents says 1 in 50 U.S. schoolchildren has autism, surpassing another federal estimate for the disorder.
Health officials say the new number doesn't mean autism is occurring more often. But it does...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 4:48 AM
So last weekend’s St. Pat’s parades and events were, to quote the bard Allen Iverson, just practice. Practice, man. This is St. Patrick’s Day weekend.
A St. Pat’s party featuring the probably-not-Irish DJ Laz and not one but...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 1:01 PM
Need a little beautification before going out?
Then stop by the "Beauty Happy Hour" at Bloomingdale's in Aventura Mall on Thursday, Jan. 24 between 5 and 8 p.m.
Blo Blow Dry Bar Midtown will be in the Cosmetics department giving out touch-ups...
| Jun 2, 2013
| 2:21 PM
A penalty to Jimmie Johnson was all Tony Stewart needed to break out of a four-month slump.
After Johnson was assessed a drive-through penalty for jumping the final restart -- a sanction Johnson protested vehemently -- Stewart passed Juan Pablo...
| May 27, 2013
| 6:59 PM
Ada Mae Reedy Anderson, 86, of Hagerstown, Md., went to be with her Lord on Monday, May 27, 2013, at Julia Manor Health Care Center.
Born Feb. 17, 1927, in Timberville, Va., she was the daughter of the late Minnie Florence Orebaugh Light Witmer.
| May 31, 2013
| 8:39 PM
A broken back hasn't slowed Denny Hamlin down, as his competitors in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series learned once again during Friday's qualifying session for Sunday's FedEx 400 benefiting Autism Speaks at Dover International Speedway.
Sidelined for five...
| Jan 4, 2013
| 2:27 PM
Autistic children of federal workers in 22 states begin receiving insurance coverage this month for a key behavioral treatment, under a decision by the Office of Personnel Management.
Maryland, home to the third-largest population of federal workers...
| May 14, 2013
| 2:13 PM
Row, row, row your boat,
Gently down the shore,
If you see a lion there,
Don't forget to roar.
This unconventional take on a very familiar song is what parents and their children (grandparents too) heard as they strolled into the lobby of the Ruth...