| Apr 24, 2014
| 3:26 PM
ALEXANDRIA, Va. – After hearing days of testimony implicating Jorge Torrez as the killer of two young girls in Illinois in 2005, jurors decided today that he should be put to death in a separate case – the murder of a sailor four years later....
| May 8, 2014
| 8:47 AM
The concert that will unfold Sunday afternoon at the Harris Theater will be more than a tribute to Duke Ellington and more than a Mother's Day jazz soiree.
It's no exaggeration to say that the performance by the Duke Ellington Orchestra with vocalist...
| May 12, 2014
| 3:07 PM
WILLIAMSBURG — Katy Harris and Louise Friberg, a pair of second-chance professionals, earned extended work weeks with solid performances at Kingsmill's River Course.
Harris and Friberg shot the day's low rounds and captured the two available spots...
| Apr 27, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Fun things to do in Highland Park and Deerfield during the weekend of May 3-5.
Deerfield's got talent
No, this is not Deerfield's version of the popular television show, America's Got Talent. It is, however, the Spring Band Concert put on by the...
| May 3, 2014
| 3:06 PM
Whether you're a seasoned chef serving gourmet meals or a struggling chef throwing away burnt eggs and toast, 29 Cooks in Upper Milford Township is here to help.
The catering and culinary center, which opened April 22, is for all skill levels —...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 10:30 AM
After a decidedly rough patch, the Hallmark Hall of Fame gets a bit of its mojo back in time for Mother's Day with "In My Dreams," a magical-realist-tinged romance pairing Katharine McPhee (no, she doesn't sing) with "Under the Dome's" Mike Vogel. As is...
| Apr 19, 2014
| 2:15 PM
The hunt for quality fried chicken has gotten a little harder, thanks to the closure of Maryland Fried Chicken in Palmer Township earlier this year.
The fast-casual restaurant at 2469 Nazareth Road, in the 25th Street Shopping Center, was an area staple...
| Apr 20, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Most of us have a vague awareness that Mother's Day is coming up (Sunday, May 11). But will we shop in a timely fashion—or will we race to the mall on May 10? Just in case you're a planner, what follows is a guide to some of the best department...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 1:56 PM
Snackville Junction closing
A restaurant popular for decades because food is delivered by a model train is set to close soon after a yearlong fight over a balloon payment on its mortgage.
Snackville Junction, which opened Jan. 1, 1953, and is...
| May 5, 2014
Betsy Storm may be a better person than I am.
She is much too gracious to say or even think it. But when she emailed with her idea for philanthropic gifts for Mother's Day, I was a little ashamed of my selfish reaction.
Storm, a mother of two adult...
| May 15, 2014
| 1:40 PM
Members of the La Cañada High School Key Club and Builders Club partnered with Kiwanis Club of La Cañada May 4 to raise funds in support of the Eliminate Project, a Kiwanis International program to eliminate maternal and neonatal tetanus throughout the...
| May 11, 2014
This is the Mother's Day I finally give up on simplifying.
No longer will I subject myself to "Embrace what really matters!" articles, which I've been known to scan furiously during my son's swim lesson, which wraps up 15 minutes before my daughter's...