| Sep 10, 2013
| 9:31 AM
Professor Andrew Kirschner teaches educational leadership at Nova Southeastern University where he trains students to become deans and principals of school systems. But during his time as a mentor at the Jim & Jan Moran Club of Boys & Girls Clubs of...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 4:20 AM
Petoskey District Library has a variety of fall activities planned.
Parent/child lap sits will be offered 10:30 a.m. every Monday and Thursday, Sept. 23-Dec. 19, in the children's program room. The programs run 20-30 minutes, consist of...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 6:14 PM
I hope you'll get a chance to see some of the fireworks flying Thursday to celebrate our nation's independence.
I also want to make sure you didn't miss some of the fireworks that flew in our nation's capital last week. The Internal Revenue Service,...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 1:41 PM
By Thursday night the colorful signs have been posted around town declaring “Yard Sale” this way or that.
And by the time it’s 8 a.m. Friday or Saturday morning, yard-salers (those people who like to yard sale) are already out and...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 2:03 PM
Since everything Sen. Marco Rubio does must be viewed through the lens of his ambitions for higher office, his shepherding of the recently passed immigration bill — which includes the controversial path to citizenship — is a nuanced strategy....
| Jun 23, 2013
Those who never learned that chess is really a grand metaphor for life itself will probably catch on at some point during "Life of a King," a well-intentioned but thuddingly obvious addition to the "Stand and Deliver" subgenre of high-school inspirational...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Some writers are haunted by their shadows. Vince Gilligan sees a dance partner.
There's a night spent in the Sofitel Hotel on Beverly Boulevard, circa 1995. Gilligan notices the light from the TV set project his shadow on the wall, and thinks, "Wouldn'...
| Mar 17, 2013
| 6:44 PM
Teams leave the last paradise on earth, Bali, to Hanoi, Vietnam. Dave and Connor decide to quit the race and inform the other top 3 teams, the newlyweds and the Asians. Pam and Winnie decide to keep this fact a secret to the other teams so they won’...
| May 27, 2013
| 7:00 AM
In Part 2 of our conversation about the intricacies of puzzle creation, Rich Norris, who supplies our daily crossword, and his editor, James Lower, discuss how the games are made.
Q. Rich, the crossword credit line includes names besides yours. What...
| May 15, 2013
| 6:01 PM
Kansas students helped a grandmaster chess champion play his way into the record books.
Timur Gareev, 25, played simultaneous chess matches in Lindsborg Wednesday, blindfolded. Forty students faced off against the North American Open Chess Champion from...
| Mar 25, 2013
| 8:17 PM
Alice J. “Sue” Lyon, 89, died at home in Willis, Texas, on Monday, March 18, 2013, following a brief illness.
She was born in Daytona Beach, Fla., on April 27, 1923, to George O. and Alice S. Sowers.
She graduated with honors from...
| May 11, 2013
| 3:31 PM
Dorothy Hull is no stranger to adversity.
The 90-year-old mother of eight lives quietly in Martinsburg with her daughter, Darlene Cuddy, filling her weekdays with crossword puzzles and game show reruns, and going out to eat on Saturdays.
But her life...