| Oct 31, 2011
| 10:11 PM
Faced with an immense challenge going into the second leg of their MLS Western Conference Semifinal, Seattle Sounders FC seeks to make it their finest hour.
Proven to be a resilient side all season, Seattle hosts Real Salt Lake on Wednesday night on...
| Aug 31, 2011
| 4:23 PM
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| Sep 10, 2011
| 4:12 PM
A sure-footed blast from striker Álvaro Saborío early in the second half was the lasting moment of a wild game on Saturday at CenturyLink Field, as Real Salt Lake snapped Seattle’s four-game unbeaten streak in league play with a 2-1 win.
| Sep 14, 2011
| 6:38 PM
Sam Sacksen set a new world Pentathlon shooting record en route to a fourth place finish Monday in the mixed relay at the World Pentathlon Championships in Moscow, Russia.
The Somerset native and 2008 Beijing Olympian’s time of 9.03 seconds for...
| Sep 16, 2011
| 1:05 AM
Original finish on antique furniture is not always a plus. Sometimes the furniture is so worn and scarred, it is too unsightly for the living room. Should it be refinished?
If it is a rare 18th-century piece, be sure to make a decision with the help...
| Sep 16, 2011
| 6:53 AM
West Catholic survived Forest Hills Northern in week 3. A 33-27 win in overtime extended their OK Blue conference winning streak to 21. That's every game since joining the the Blue in the fall of 2008. In fact, before Northern, the only OK Blue team to...
| Sep 20, 2011
| 1:11 AM
West Catholic has won all 22 OK Blue conference games they have played. The last 2 have been the toughest. One week after beating Forest Hills Northern in overtime, 33-27, the Falcons went to overtime again, against Comstock Park, winning 42-35 in a...
| Nov 18, 2011
| 7:55 AM
For Timmothy Pitzen's 7th birthday a few weeks ago, his grandmother and dad planted a 7-year-old blue spruce in the grandmother's backyard in Antioch.
"I bought him a birthday card and cut out pictures of the things I would have bought for him," Alana...
| Jun 23, 2011
| 7:42 PM
Klay Thompson became Washington State University’s all-time highest draft pick as he was selected 11th overall by the Golden State Warriors in the first round of the 2011 NBA Draft Thursday.
A 6-foot-7 guard, Thompson became the first Cougar...
| Dec 4, 2011
| 12:21 PM
Elden Hughes, a crusader for wild places and a leader of the Sierra Club's battles to protect desert wilderness from development and abuse, has died. He was 80.
Hughes, who died of prostate cancer early Sunday at his home in Joshua Tree, Calif., was a...
| Dec 7, 2011
We asked Sun Sentinel readers to recall where they were that fateful Sunday, 70 years ago. These are some of the responses:
On a sunny Sunday, six young men, including myself, all of us 19 to 21 years old, had chipped in 5 cents each to buy gas for a...
| Dec 7, 2011
| 8:34 AM
Holy mackerel. The Oxford American’s annual music issue is always good, but this new one -- number 13 -- is a staggering piece of work. Possibly the best-ever stocking stuffer for the music nerd in your family. (It’ll pretty much fill up a...