| May 31, 2013
| 9:04 PM
Question: My life's been really down lately and I'm having a tough time dealing with it. Any suggestions?
Answer: Loss comes in many shapes and sizes, from a death in the family to the loss of your "self" such as that experienced when you suddenly...
| Mar 25, 2013
If she had played at UConn, Elena Delle Donne would have been a rock star, not only in Delaware, but everywhere. If she had stayed at UConn for more than two days, she not only would have had won two national championships, she could have run the table....
| Jan 11, 2013
| 1:05 AM
FARGO, N.D. - Please keep your forks out of my broccoli, I said to my teenage son and daughter while we enjoyed a family meal in a restaurant. They grinned at me and proceeded to steal the dark green vegetables from my plate.
We need to review some...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 6:15 PM
E.J. Scott makes his way through life with a swagger and a white cane.
He is not an athlete in the traditional sense of those whose exploits appear on these pages. But what he achieved recently is Blake Griffin-esque. He rose above the rest and...
| Jan 14, 2013
Few days opened more darkly for the U.S. Navy than March 9, 1862. Mangled by the lethal guns and armored sides of the CSS Virginia on the previous afternoon, the Union fleet in Hampton Roads still reeled from the brutal loss of two warships and 300...
| Dec 19, 2012
Maybe the reason your vision tends to go as you get older is because you have seen too much.
Sandy Hook may be the most horrific event on which our ever-aging eyes have focused, but we baby boomers have been bearing witness to the tragedy of gun violence...
| Dec 20, 2012
| 10:12 PM
Some hunters have more than a white Christmas to celebrate because they have harvested white wildlife.
This past year, there have been several actual sightings of light-colored deer, pheasants, fox and fish in northeast South Dakota, and some were even...
| Apr 17, 2013
| 4:15 PM
Jockey Brandon Meier glances at a race program and doesn't blink at the prospect of riding the beast that had recently buried its hooves into his chest.
The last time Meier rode Bedroom Eyes was two weeks ago, when the racehorse clipped heels with...
| Apr 19, 2013
We were on the hunt for the miracle: The mascara breakthrough that at long last would give us the most beautiful eyes in all the land.
Would it be L'Oreal's Voluminous that claims "up to 12x more impact instantly"?
How about Benefit's They're Real!...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 1:52 PM
In January 2013, Sue Davis from the PA Bureau of Blindness and Visual Services (BBVS), contacted Lions Zone Chairman Rob Stemple from Lions District 14M to see if the Lions could assist a student at Shade Elementary School.
Davis indicated that 4th...
| May 3, 2013
| 12:49 PM
The young musicians of the Civic Orchestra, as enamored as they were of the prospect of being mentored by Yo-Yo Ma, didn't see it coming.
The world's most celebrated cellist, who's the Chicago Symphony Orchestra's creative consultant, was chatting...
| May 5, 2013
| 7:16 PM
After spending decades working in the deep coal mines in Somerset County, Johnny Fritz began driving truck for Pile's Concrete Production Co. of Friedens in 2005.
The Somerset County native had no way of anticipating that two years later he would drive...