| Mar 31, 2012
| 2:01 PM
Another Sunshine Week passed on March 11-17 — and once again it was marked by a collective yawn from Maryland citizens.
In fact, some other weeks celebrated in March probably got more attention from those engaged in such Internet-fueled pursuits as...
| Jun 27, 2012
| 1:48 PM
We know how difficult it can be to choose a new dentist. We also know that your smile conveys volumes of information about who you are!
Here at Mandeville Center for Dental Excellence, Dr. Charles Schof and his staff have created a very unique experience...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 11:55 AM
Kenai the sea otter was only a pup in 1989 when the Exxon Valdez tanker leaked 11 million gallons of oil into the Prince William Sound in Alaska.
The spill killed a lot of wildlife, including almost 2,000 otters, but Kenai was rescued, rehabilitated...
| May 4, 2012
| 9:32 AM
A healing technique that has been used for many years in hospitals but gained widespread attention in the field of sports medicine is now making waves among oral surgeons and their patients. In Central Virginia, the technique is being used in at least one...
| May 8, 2012
| 1:30 AM
April’s Notre Dame Spring Blue-Gold game was the 30th I have worked and about the 40th I have attended, and still there was a first. It was the first time I have ever heard a player booed at the spring game, which is no more than a glorified...
| Aug 28, 2012
| 5:57 PM
Gina, I meant to ask you about something important last year, but the note got lost on my desk, under the pile of chicken wings and Saturday Evening Posts.
Office Depot conducted a survey of office workers last year, asking about what...
| Aug 31, 2012
| 11:41 AM
A 32-year-old man had a thriving dental practice operating out of a home near Melrose Park, but Cook County sheriff's police said he lacked one important item: a medical license.
Special Operations Unit officers recently began investigating a tip about...
| Sep 2, 2012
HAMPTON – Jack Ralston said a rebate check his small aerospace business received last month as part of the Affordable Care Act, while modest, should make his company a little more competitive among industry rivals.
Ralston, president of Bihrle...
| Sep 3, 2012
| 8:55 PM
An Oklahoma woman posing as a dentist performed everything from root canals to cavity fillings, and hurt dozens of people in the process, investigators said.
Elizabeth Hinosa, known as Dr. Liz, worked at two different dental offices around Oklahoma City,...
| Jun 1, 2012
| 8:55 PM
A Newport Beach dentist known for treating the rich and famous will have to pay one of her patients $641,542 after badly damaging her teeth and gums to the point that she needed emergency surgery.
Earlier this month an arbitrator ruled in favor of Ingrid...
| Jun 29, 2012
| 6:16 AM
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder on Thursday urged lawmakers to work with him to set up an online site where individuals and small businesses can comparison shop for private health insurance now that the U.S. Supreme Court has largely...
| Jul 2, 2012
| 3:56 PM
I have a tooth that I think was set in by either the Communists or the Devil.
It is the last molar on the lower right side, and it has been a royal pain.
It all started when Aunt Mildred would hire me to work at her store and then pay me with candy. We...