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 | Aug 12, 2013 | 4:00 AM
"I felt so comfortable here that I never moved," explained Mildred Zeller, whose parents were original owners of a house in Rodgers Forge. Her parents moved to Dunkirk Road (second group of homes built by Keelty) in 1937 or 1938 and she was born a few...
Story | Aug 13, 2013 | 11:05 AM
Macy's and March of Dimes invite customers to participate in the seventh annual "Shop For A Cause" charity shopping event at all Macy's locations on Saturday, Aug. 24. "Shop For A Cause" is Macy's unique one-day-only shopping event that was created to...