| Apr 2, 2012
| 3:08 PM
PORTLAND, Ore. -- Protesters gathered outside Portland City Hall around noon on Monday to protest a recent ruling that calls for a former Portland Police officer to get his job back.
Officer Ron Frashour was fired by the Portland Police Chief on...
| Jan 12, 2012
| 10:08 AM
Hello, my name is Ingo. I’m the new K9 Deputy with the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office. I’m a one-and-a-half year old German Shepherd that was trained at the Southern Hills Kennel in Daytona Beach, FL, to do drug detection, tracking...
| Feb 18, 2012
| 6:01 PM
Apparently the Lehigh Valley region has a lot of talented hairstylists and barbers, but without a license, they can't cut hair legally.
That, in turn, has forced aspiring barbers to trek to nearby cities — such as Reading or Philadelphia — to...
| Feb 1, 2012
| 7:33 AM
Facebook, the world’s fastest growing online pastime, may soon be going public.
Since launching in 2004, the site has amassed more than 800 million users. That means about 1 out of 8 people in the world are posting status updates, pictures and...
| Jan 23, 2012
| 1:07 PM
The announcement was made by the University of Hartford Campus Activities Team on their Facebook page this afternoon.
Head over there for more breaking news, dates and details.
| Sep 14, 2012
| 6:04 AM
Federal civil rights investigators have found "reasonable cause" to believe that police in Portland, Oregon, use "unnecessary or unreasonable force" with persons who have mental illness, the U.S. Justice Department said.
The department's civil rights...
| Jul 20, 2012
| 11:17 AM
Say what you want about Samuel Adams beers -- and it’s not hard to find brew fanatics who don’t have the highest opinion of the lagers and other popular varieties made by the American-owned brewery -- they are the most prominent company here...
| Dec 10, 2012
| 8:50 AM
Holidays such as "National Rum Day," "International Whiskey Day" and "Cocktail Appreciation Day" are mostly made up by marketing companies who want to push some promotion or product on thirsty consumers. There's no commemorative or spiritual value to...
| Aug 9, 2012
| 11:55 AM
PORTLAND, Ore. -- The City of Roses now has two official 'vegan awareness' days: Mayor Sam Adams has proclaimed September 22 and 23 to be Vegan Awareness Weekend.
The Vegan Awareness Weekend coincides with Portland's VegFest, held annually since...
| Apr 13, 2012
| 1:22 PM
Alpaca Farm Days
Seven local farms will be on hand with alpacas and products. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Washington County Agricultural Education Center, Kennel Palace, 7313 Sharpsburg Pike, south of Hagerstown. Free. Call 301-393-5878....
| Oct 12, 2012
| 9:38 AM
Chicago Pet Show
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Kane County Fair Grounds
525 South Randall Road
Pig Skins with Sharp Cheddar
Makes about 32 wedges
| Apr 30, 2012
| 10:01 AM
"It's the only job where you get fired if you don't drink," expounded brewmaster Jeff Browning on the glories of his job at BAR. The small brewery has won the Best Brewpub category all of the 13 years that Browning has held his prized position....