| Dec 6, 2011
| 4:41 PM
Legoland Florida kicked off its first Christmas Bricktacular celebration Monday night with the help of General Manager Adrian Jones (left) and Olympic hurdler David Oliver on hand to flip the switch on the Winter Haven theme park's tree. The tree is...
| Jun 10, 2011
| 4:20 PM
Title: Superintendent/senior director of faith formation, Archdiocese of Miami, starting July 1.
Other job experience: Superintendent of schools for Diocese of Monterey, Calif.; former superintendent in Diocese ofGary, Ind.
| Jun 24, 2011
| 8:41 PM
David Oliver's back on top of his game.
And that means the world's other great high hurdlers will need to be at the top of their games, too.
The Howard University graduate was ranked number one on the planet in the 110-meter high hurdles in 2010, with...
| Jun 25, 2011
| 5:26 PM
"Here comes the powerhouse," announcer Garry Hill alerted the Hayward Field gathering of 10,812.
Sure enough, when the starting gun fired Saturday for the men's 110-meter high-hurdles final at the USA Track and Field Championships, it was American...
| Mar 20, 2011
The Dressmaker of Khair Khana
Five Sisters, One Remarkable Family, and the Woman Who Risked Everything to Keep Them Safe
Gayle Tzemach Lemmon
Harper: 288 pp., $24.99
Kamela Sediqi was not yet 20 when the Taliban took over in Kabul, Afghanistan, in...
| Feb 18, 2011
| 10:27 PM
If it's true that blonds have more fun, as the old television commercial proclaimed, no wonder New Kent is sitting pretty after the Group AA state wrestling quarterfinals.
With a roster full of dyed-blond manes, the Trojans advanced four individuals to...
| Aug 9, 2010
One thing to know about our book club: We have been together since 1993. We shy away from books recommended by celebrities; we prefer to make our own choices. The variety of books we choose keeps us fresh: we have a classic, a biography, a current...
| Jul 2, 2010
One thing to know about your book club: Our book club has been an activity offered to members of the Naperville Area Branch of the American Association of University Women for about 30 years. We take turns meeting in our homes, reviewing and discussing...
| May 18, 2010
Our book club, the Riddle Highlands Neighborhood Ladies Book Club, has been meeting for nearly a year. We are comprised of more than 20 women who live in the historic Riddle Highlands neighborhood in Aurora.
Our group is unique because the members vary...
| May 6, 2010
Since its inception in 1986, the La Grange United Methodist Church men's book club has brought together men who enjoy reading. Presently we have 10 members, seven of whom are retired. Our ages are from 51 to 90. We meet monthly in members' homes from...
| Apr 30, 2010
One thing to know about our book group: "Here's to Books" was inspired by Oprah Winfrey 14 years ago and includes half of the original members. We range in age from 32 to 78 and include educators and health professionals.
Authors we'd most like to meet:...
| Dec 21, 2008
1. Twilight by Stephenie Meyer ($10.99)
2. The Shack by William P. Young ($14.99)
3. A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini
4. The White Tiger by Aravind Adiga ($14)
5. The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao by Junot Díaz ($14)