| Apr 6, 2012
It's relatively easy, isn't it, to love things whose beauty can't be denied — snowcapped mountains, red rock canyons, oceans that sparkle and dance and grip the horizon.
Illinois has none of those things. So it takes a discerning eye and an open...
| Apr 11, 2012
It's an election year. People talk politics in the workplace. And why not? We have freedom of speech.
Well, not necessarily.
You may be shocked to learn that a constitutionally protected freedom of speech for government workers doesn't extend into the...
| Jan 7, 2012
| 12:21 PM
For a group deeply worried about mankind's survival in a world racked by escalating environmental problems, Earth Forum of Howard County takes an approach that dovetails nicely with the county's campaign for civility.
While the four-year-old church-...
| Oct 17, 2012
| 7:22 AM
Blaze guts Mackinac store
MACKINAC ISLAND -- Firefighters from Mackinac Island, St. Ignace and Mackinaw City battled a blaze at two island businesses for about four hours Thursday night and early Friday before bringing it under control
The fire gutted...
| Oct 20, 2012
Keeping your opinions to yourself at work might not be easy in today's supercharged political climate.
With the general election just weeks away, political discussions naturally come up in offices, on campuses and at job sites throughout the Baltimore...
| May 8, 2012
PIX11's Lisa Mateo attends an anti-bullying event with WWE and The Creative Coalition. It provides students with positive tools to prevent bullying in their schools and communities.
The mission of be a STAR is to ensure a positive and equitable social...
| Feb 9, 2012
| 6:37 AM
Wilderness Trace Community Foundation provided $130,250 through 105 grants in fiscal year 2011 (July 2010-June 2011).
Grants were awarded in the following total amounts: arts, culture and humanities, $1,250; education, $16,450; environment and public...
| Feb 21, 2012
| 3:35 PM
How can it be that Pennsylvania, the state with the most precious historical legacy of all, has produced only one president?
This is the land of Thomas Paine and Benjamin Franklin, the Declaration of Independence, George Washington crossing the Delaware,...
| Aug 19, 2012
| 5:13 PM
The Seventh-day Adventist Church on Robinwood Drive hosted a block party Sunday, where the community could see what the church has to offer, and that it’s a safe and fun place to go, said Senior Pastor Chris Holland.
Inviting the public to the...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 3:57 PM
After musician and mullet-offender Billy Ray Cyrus, known these days as Disney offspring Miley Cyrus' dad, filed for a divorce from his wife in late 2010 that went nowhere, he did what any sensible celebrity would do and quickly outlined his family...
| Feb 29, 2012
| 3:26 PM
Lectures on local history, the economy, the environment, religion and the arts will be part of the spring session of the Institute of Retired Persons, which opens Tuesday, March 13, at Wilson College in Chambersburg.
The spring program of 39 lectures and...