| Jul 10, 2013
| 1:35 PM
Very few people go through life without suffering some sort of adversity. How a person responds to adversity says a lot about their character.
Two local women have shown the stuff they are made of. For Julie Kaplan and her friend Julie Phillips, 2011...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 12:45 PM
In June 2009, my husband Sam and I slammed down the hatchback of our Honda CRV, the interior bulging with containers of Legos and books, school supplies and board games, and a box of shoes, a tin of Old Bay in the glove compartment. On the roof was a...
| Apr 5, 2013
| 9:30 AM
Anna Hall spearheaded a collection drive for the U.S. Armed Forces in Afghanistan. Laney Treacy filled backpacks full of school supplies for children in need. Lindsay LeTellier put together blankets and craft kits for young children fighting cancer.
| Sep 13, 2012
| 4:20 AM
Kerry, Chris, Lorena and Patricia remain. The Quickfire takes advantage of our even number of chefs left -- the kitchen is divided in half by a long line of red gaffer tape.
The chefs are paired off and tasked with creating a dish each, but one must...
| Jul 26, 2012
| 4:14 AM
Editor's note: We are thrilled to welcome Mary Alice of Charm City Cakes as our recapper for the new season of "Top Chef Masters." We think it's a sin that she doesn't have her own Wikipedia page. But she does have a fan page. Take it away, Mary.
| Aug 2, 2012
| 3:32 AM
Episode two starts off right to the point -- there will be no quickfire this week, we have no time for such nonsense! Right to the elimination challenge, which, if you watched last week's preview (or saw the title of this episode), is no surprise. ...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 11:28 AM
Guitar lessons for beginners and advanced players of all ages ARE available at the Wilson Center. Instructor Mark Galicki is an accomplished guitarist with 36 years of experience. Mark also plays in a local Christian rock band that has performed in venues...
| Aug 13, 2012
| 7:29 AM
Marqurite Hall is filled with joy as she rejoices over the birth of her 18th great-granddaughter, Arianna Evelyn Hall, who was born Aug. 4 at the University of Virginia Hospital in Charlottesville, Va. She weighed in at 4 pounds, 6 ounces and was 16...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 9:42 AM
Four Beers of Christmas
2 Sparrows 533 W. Diversey Parkway. 773-234-2320
Leave the partridges and pear trees at home and head out for a four-course dinner with seasonal pairings from four craft breweries, including beer-braised short ribs with...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 7:45 AM
Mary Helen Riggle, 97, of Charlevoix, died Thursday, Oct. 10, 2013, at Boulder Park Nursing Home in Charlevoix. She was born Jan. 29, 1916, in Petoskey, the daughter of Angus and Ella (Cross) Fochtman. She graduated from Charlevoix High School in 1934,...
| Aug 17, 2013
| 9:18 PM
Sioux Falls: Margaret Haygeman of Sioux Falls, S.D., died Aug. 16, 2013, at Dow Rummel Village. She was 92.
Margaret (Peg) Eid Haygeman was born March 5, 1921, to the Rev. and Mrs. E.C. Eid in Madison, Minn. She received her education in Lake Preston,...
| Aug 25, 2013
| 2:35 PM
Barbara Sowers Thomas of Briarwood Drive, Hagerstown passed away at her home Aug. 19, 2013.
Born May 25, 1927, in Hagerstown, she was the daughter of Lauran Delk Sowers and Harriet Aline (Harman) Sowers.
Barbara graduated from Hagerstown High School in...