| Jun 19, 2011
The President and the Assassin: McKinley, Terror, and Empire at the Dawn of the American Century
Random House: 432 pp., $28
Veteran journalist Scott Miller has done something very interesting in his first book: He has conjoined two kinds...
| Jun 19, 2011
| 10:10 AM
The clock was turned back to the 1950s for the Annual Volunteer Awards Luncheon at Verdugo Hills Hospital. “Rock Around the Clock” was the luncheon theme in the Council Room-turned-diner on June 11. And, indeed, more than 200 volunteers work...
| Sep 27, 2011
| 4:48 PM
It seems as though dreams really do come true as the 'Glee' gods grant my wish of having Idina Menzel, aka Rachel's mom, Shelby, return as a guest star in season three.
Even better? A Rachel and Shelby duet, of course! The dynamic duo sang "Somewhere...
| Sep 20, 2011
| 4:57 PM
Everyone's favorite singing misfits from William McKinley High School are back.
Okay. Maybe not everyone's favorites. But if you're a diehard Gleek like me, then you've been waiting all summer for the premiere of season three and Tuesday's episode did...
| Sep 15, 2011
| 9:00 PM
“This is in response to the callers complaining about the airplanes over Maugansville. I’ve lived in Maugansville 20-plus years, and sure, that has increased airplane routes, but that means increased income for the county. And apparently you...
| Sep 14, 2011
| 12:32 PM
On Sept. 11, in remembrance of the tragic events which occurred 10 years ago, Woodmen of the World Lodge No. 1 donated a 30-foot flag pole to the Smithsburg Community Volunteer Co. during a 9/11 dedication ceremony.
The donation included an American flag...
| Sep 14, 2011
| 2:31 PM
Land Before Time: Pre-Dino Subterranean World Discovered (Source: FOX News)
Long before dinosaurs, something was digging intricate homes and roads underground.
While life on Earth 240 million years ago flourished in the seas and on land, the underground...
| Sep 6, 2011
| 2:25 PM
Nobody walks in L.A.? Ridiculous! This is one in a series of articles exploring the many opportunities for walking in (and around) a major city.
RANCHO PALOS VERDES, DEL CERRO PARK
Distance: 4 miles
Duration: 1½ to 2 hours
| Aug 16, 2011
| 11:27 AM
Founded: March 30, 1839
Pulaski County was created in 1839 from parts of Montgomery and Wythe Counties, becoming the 87th Virginia county. It was named after Count Casimir Pulaski, a Polish nobleman who came to America after he was exiled...
| Nov 22, 2011
| 4:25 PM
The failure of the “supercommittee” — a bipartisan group of U.S. senators and representatives — to reach an agreement this week on cutting $1.2 trillion from projected federal budget deficits over the next decade could affect...
| Nov 29, 2011
| 4:50 PM
Cue the Katy Perry music! Ladies and gentlemen, I present to you "Lady Music Week" at William McKinley High.
The brainchild of Finn, aka Fetus Face, according to Santana, "Lady Music Week" is music by ladies, for ladies. Fetus Face is worried abut...