Story | Jan 31, 2014 | 7:02 PM
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Story | Apr 20, 2014 | 3:00 AMWednesday is the 30-year anniversary of the day my colleagues and I reported that a new retrovirus, now known as HIV, was the agent causing AIDS. We also announced the development of an effective HIV blood test and the capacity to continuously produce the virus so that drugs could be tested. Since then, basic science has driven a better understanding of how HIV infects humans, resulting in the development of effective antiretroviral therapy (ART). Last summer the National AIDS Treatment Advocacy Project reported that "a 20-year-old HIV-positive individual on ART in the U.S. or Canada is expected to live into their early 70s, a life expectancy approaching that in the general population."
Story | Feb 13, 2014 | 11:35 AM
February 1965 Social studies From the "What's Doing" column: "To get the March of Dimes rolling, Mrs. William Beggs of Wilton Acres, Chairman for the second District, had a 'Coffee' for development Chairman last Thursday. "Mr. and Mrs. James Frye...
Story | Oct 25, 2013 | 1:35 PM
Congratulations to Louis Colangelo, a senior at Glenelg High School, who recently earned the rank of Eagle Scout. Colangelo is a member of Boy Scout Troop 007. As part of his Eagle Scout project, Louis assembled 50 "life essentials" backpacks for...
Story | Oct 3, 2013 | 12:33 PM