| Jun 14, 2012
| 7:43 PM
John Conser of Costa Mesa, a designer and builder of the Conser 47 catamaran, greeted David Pollitt, proud owner of the Conser 47, Shearwater, upon David's completion of a three-year, solo circumnavigation around the world.
"Congratulations, David, on...
| Feb 26, 2013
| 7:17 AM
Zelda Cahill Davis Gilman, 101, of Petoskey, died Feb. 24, 2013, at the Hiland Cottage of Hospice of Little Traverse Bay in Petoskey.
Zelda was born on March 28, 1911, to Laura Goerke and Luke James Cahill in Cheboygan County. She attended rural school...
| Feb 27, 2013
| 7:03 AM
PETOSKEY -- In school classrooms and in the larger Petoskey community, many recall Zelda Gilman frequently sharing her knowledge and talents with others.
Gilman, a retired educator, died Sunday at Petoskey's Hiland Cottage hospice residence. She was 101....
| Mar 13, 2012
| 6:45 PM
Ronald Magee sued a half-dozen Chicago police officers in 2009, claiming, among other things, the officers had falsely arrested him a year earlier.
Magee’s federal lawsuit ended with a mistrial, and it was eventually dismissed in 2011. On Tuesday,...
| Dec 2, 2011
| 1:54 AM
New Orleans lost an icon in the architectural world. 91-year-old Arthur Q. Davis died Wednesday.
You can just look at the New Orleans skyline and see Davis' blueprint along with his partner Nathanial Curtis.
The Curtis/Davis firm is best known for...
| Mar 3, 2010
| 4:24 PM
by James Oliphant Rep. Charles Rangel, the chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee who has been dogged by ethics questions, said today that he would temporarily surrender his powerful post. In a brief letter to House Speaker Nancy......