| Mar 29, 2013
| 7:26 PM
Virginia (Magazzu) Lottig, 88, Somerset Pike, Jenner Township, died March 27, 2013, at Siemon Lakeview Manor Estate, Somerset. Born Dec. 6, 1924, in Belltown, Somerset County, daughter of Carmelo and Josephine (Mattaliano) Magazzu. Preceded in death by...
| Apr 2, 2013
Q: Since milk and cream are ultra-pasteurized I am having a hard time making ricotta and Greek cheese. Do you have any suggestions or do you know where I can purchase pasteurized (not ultra) milk or cream? I know raw milk is not sold in the U.S. I hope...
| Dec 30, 2011
| 9:34 PM
Wallace Neff's last remaining bubble house in the United States can be found in Pasadena....
| Jan 18, 2012
| 4:22 PM
My column for Thursday will be about urban legends, a subject I've mostly consigned to the blog since I started blogging. I consider myself an aficionado, although my friends are more likely to describe me as a killjoy on the......
| Apr 12, 2012
| 4:32 PM
On Saturday, April 14, 2012 at 2 p.m. Miriam Picconi and Wanda Russell of Palm Coast will be ordained priests in the Association of Roman Catholic Women Priests. The presiding bishop will be Bridget Mary Meehan of Sarasota and Falls Church, Virginia....
| Mar 25, 2012
| 4:21 PM
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Former President George W. Bush was happy that heart transplant surgery for his vice president, Dick Cheney, went well, according to a statement Sunday from Bush's spokesman.
"President Bush was in touch with the family yesterday,"...
| Mar 11, 2012
| 7:44 PM
Police shot a Martinsburg man in the chest Sunday afternoon and later shot him multiple times with a stun gun following a dispute in the Porter Avenue area, Martinsburg Police said in a news release.
Douglas Charles Butler, 44, of 423 Winchester Ave.,...
| Mar 13, 2012
| 4:37 AM
A man whom Martinsburg Police shot in the chest and then shocked with a stun gun multiple times Sunday following a dispute was being treated at Inova Fairfax Hospital in Falls Church, Va., police said Monday.
Hospital spokesman Tony Raker said Douglas...
| Mar 13, 2012
| 8:43 PM
A man who was shot by a Martinsburg police officer and shocked with a stun gun multiple times faces extradition from Virginia, where he was still being treated Tuesday, authorities said.
Martinsburg police Detective S.F. Doyle said Tuesday he could...
| Mar 20, 2012
Talk about a lesson in stereotyping. A Virginia high school English teacher is under investigation for supposedly asking the only black student in the class to read a poem in a "black" manner.
Jordan Shumate, a ninth-grader at George C. Marshall High...
| Mar 23, 2012
First-Day-of-Issue stamp dedication ceremony for the Cherry Blossom Centennial 45-cent Forever stamps ||
Ambassador of Japan Ichiro Fujisaki
Postmaster General Patrick Donahoe
| Mar 26, 2012
| 11:11 AM
Former President George W. Bush was happy that heart transplant surgery for his vice president, Dick Cheney, went well, according to a statement Sunday from Bush's spokesman.
"President Bush was in touch with the family yesterday," said the statement...