| Jul 15, 2012
| 9:38 AM
— Amid the skyscrapers and coal power plants in this fast-growing manufacturing city of nearly 13 million people, eager investors filed into a convention center that thumped with dance music from a Florida beach party video.
On sale was the dream...
| Jul 10, 2012
| 4:27 PM
Time stands still for no one. Before long, we'll be shopping for fall fashions and school supplies. But there's time for a late-summer escape. We've come up with four destinations that, while you might never have heard of them, are engaging and...
| Feb 16, 2012
| 3:32 PM
Flanked by officiants of the Ecumenical Catholic Church and local parishioners, activists seeking to reopen the shuttered St. Francis by the Sea Church met Friday to elect an executive board and appoint an interim bishop to again open the historic church'...
| Jun 16, 2010
| 4:26 PM
Cheryl Amico, Anna Beach and Anthony Man report: Governor Peter L. Allen (IDP), Michael E. Arth (NPA), Farid Khavari (NPA), Josue Larose (write in), C.C. Reed (NPA), Alex Sink (D) Attorney General Dave Aronberg (D), Pam Bondi (R), Dan Gelber......
| Jun 17, 2010
| 4:26 PM
Cheryl Amico, Anna Beach and Anthony Man report: Governor Peter L. Allen (IDP), Michael E. Arth (NPA), Farid Khavari (NPA), Josue Larose (write in), C.C. Reed (NPA), Alex Sink (D), Bill McColllum (R). Attorney General Dave Aronberg (D), Holly Benson......
| Jun 18, 2010
| 4:26 PM
Compiled by Cheryl Amico, Anna Beach and Anthony Man. GovernorPeter L. Allen (IDP), Michael E. Arth (NPA), Behm, Karl (write in), Lawton "Bud" Chiles (NPA), Daniel Imperato (NPA), Farid Khavari (NPA), Josue Larose (write in), Mike McCalister (R), Bill...
| Jan 12, 2010
Miep Gies, who played a pivotal role in introducing to the world the poignant diary of the young Anne Frank and in relating the Frank family's failed attempt to hide from the Nazis, has died. She was 100.
Gies died Monday after a short illness, according...
| Mar 30, 2011
| 9:01 PM
The Laurel Highlands Athletic Conference named its Most Valuable Players for the boys and girls basketball teams as well as wrestling.
Somerset’s Devin Pritts and Emily Satkovich were selected for basketball and Nick Baer was...
| Jul 11, 2010
Two people were injured after a car ran a stop sign and hit a minivan Saturday afternoon in Gobles.
At 1:24 p.m. Saturday, the Van Buren County Sheriff's Department responded to a report of a two-vehicle personal injury accident at the main four...
| Oct 18, 2011
| 8:05 AM
You hardly ever encounter the name Martha Clarke without the words "MacArthur Genius Award Winner" preceding it. A choreographer best known for her multidisciplinary approach to dance, Clarke teamed with playwright Alfred Uhry (he wrote the Atlanta...
| Sep 13, 2011
| 11:15 AM
On Connecticut stage this fall, we've got Greeks (The Oresteia, directed by Mitchell Polin at Trinity College Dec. 1-13) and Moderns (three world premieres this season at the Yale Repertory Theatre alone, starting with Amy Herzog's relationship drama...
| Nov 25, 2011
| 1:05 AM
The Shakers are a religious group that came to America from England in 1774 led by Mother Ann Lee.
The group grew until there were 18 Shaker communities in the eastern part of the country. Some of the communities made furniture that was sold to...