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  • Changes in store for 2015 Annapolis-to-Newport Race

    Changes in store for 2015 Annapolis-to-Newport Race
    The biennial Annapolis-to-Newport Race will include new twists when the 35th edition of the sailboat competition begins next June. Starts will be divided with the slower boats departing Friday morning, June 5, and the faster boats leaving the next day....
  • Don Backe Memorial CRAB Cup taking place this weekend in Annapolis

    Don Backe Memorial CRAB Cup taking place this weekend in Annapolis
    A two-day regatta for disabled sailors takes place this weekend in Annapolis. The Don Backe Memorial CRAB Cup, hosted by the Annapolis Yacht Club, honors the memory of the Chesapeake Region Accessible Boating's founder and former executive director. Don...
  • Case of Pennsylvania sheriff accused of assault nears a close

    BEAVER Penn. (Reuters) - Testimony concluded on Friday in the trial of a western Pennsylvania sheriff accused of threatening to beat up and shoot a local online reporter in the head. Beaver County Sheriff George David, 67, is charged with assault and...
  • Pennsylvania sheriff on trial for threatening to beat up and shoot a local online reporter

    Testimony started Monday in the trial of a western Pennsylvania sheriff accused of threatening to beat and shoot a local online reporter in the head. Beaver County Sheriff George David, 67, is accused of threatening John Paul Vranesevich of the Beaver...
  • Tamaqua Area High School awards 147 diplomas

    Tamaqua Area High School awards 147 diplomas
    Tamaqua Area High School held graduation ceremonies May 30. Jared Willing Sharpe was the valedictorian and Tyler Duane Ruch was the salutatorian. Diplomas were awarded to 147 students. Graduates are: A Robert B. Amentler, Miranda Rose Amey,...
  • Irene Godbey Eoff

    Irene Godbey Eoff, 100, formerly of Eubank, died Tuesday, June 25, at Kindred Nursing & Rehabilitation in Danville.  Born Sunday, Jan. 12, 1913, in Casey County, Irene was a daughter of the late Jacob C. and Artie Durham Godbey. She worked as a teacher&...
  • Pratt Wraps Up Program For F119 Engine That Powered F-22 Raptor

    Pratt Wraps Up Program For F119 Engine That Powered F-22 Raptor
    It was April 23, 1991, when Pratt & Whitney's future changed in an instant. The Air Force that day announced that its new advanced tactical fighter jet would be built by Lockheed Martin and powered by Pratt's F119 engine, a decades-long production...
  • George David Weiss dies at 89; songwriter co-wrote 'What a Wonderful World,' 'The Lion Sleeps Tonight'

    George David Weiss dies at 89; songwriter co-wrote 'What a Wonderful World,' 'The Lion Sleeps Tonight'
    George David Weiss, a prolific songwriter who co-wrote "Can't Help Falling in Love," "What a Wonderful World," "The Lion Sleeps Tonight" and many other pop hits, has died. He was 89. Weiss, a former longtime president of the Songwriters Guild of America,...
  • From the Back Pew: Obits are good reads

    From the Back Pew: Obits are good reads
    This may seem odd to some people, but I like reading obituaries. I find them fascinating. Sometimes I just skim through the professionally written ones — those of people you may or may not know who have a claim to fame, people such as Frances...
  • Wife Claims A Role With David In UTC Divorce Trial

    During his marriage to Marie Douglas-David, George David discussed with her the possible acquisition of 3M Corp. by United Technologies Corp., Douglas-David's lawyers said in court Wednesday, referring to a deal that had never been made public. UTC did...
  • King David & 'Countess': A Disgraceful Show

    The divorce of the century - David v. David - is oozing all over us. "I can't believe it," one of the leading players, Anne Dranginis, a lawyer for UTC Chairman George David, told me at the end of one smutty day this week, before the proceedings were...
  • Sex, Lies And A Settlement

    There may soon be a deal in Connecticut's divorce of the decade. It would end a bitter battle between UTC's former chief executive George David and his estranged wife, the Swedish countess, Marie Douglas-David. The Courant is reporting that after some...