April 5, 2014

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Vertrees: 'March' Madness and other sports oddities

Elizabeth Barrett's poems were all three-pointers, home runs, touchdowns. Pick one. I think of her when I ... To those who don't follow the bouncing...

Pyro Gallery examines 40 years of CJ Pressma's photos

C.J. Pressma talks about the evolution of his work in "Night Lights," on exhibit at Pyro Gallery, 909 E. Market St., through May 5. (Elizabeth...

Event to put rhythm into Earth Day

Green Party Leader Elizabeth May and MP Bruce Hyer have a special Earth Day treat for Thunder Bay music lovers. The two will host Earth...

Down East along Route 103

Specialty cruises on 10 Maine windjammers · Inn by the Sea, Cape Elizabeth, Maine · Friendly stay at Portland Harbor Hotel. Farther along Route 103,...

Drugs for the dying: Compassionate use

By Elizabeth Cohen, Senior Medical Correspondent. updated 10:47 PM EDT, Sat April 5, 2014 .... She and other observers think there may be different reasons...

Is it or isn't it? New questions in search for missing Malaysian plane - WQAD.com -- Quad Cities News & Weather from WQAD

Telegraph.co.uk Is it or isn't it? New questions in search for missing Malaysian planeWQAD.com -- Quad Cities News & Weather from WQADManley said holding the device...

The world according to Justin Trudeau | Ezra Levant

Justin Trudeau doesn't talk much about foreign policy, which is wise. But occasionally he can't avoid it. At a “Ladies Night” fundraiser last year, Trudeau...

Los Angeles releases road map to increase mobility on city streets

“In some communities, people live close to parks, but don't feel safe going there. Safety affects their choices,” said Elizabeth Carvajal, an urban planning and...

Boardman St. Elizabeth shows off maternity and neonatal unit - WKBN/WYFX-TV

Boardman St. Elizabeth shows off maternity and neonatal unitWKBN/WYFX-TVIt also provides families who may be staying for an extended period of time apartments, and a...

Room at the top: London's super-prime housing market

If we were to step through the heavily boarded gates, edge past the 24-hour security, and through those trees, we'd find the shell of a...

Saanich festival empowers green youth

Guests include Saanich-Gulf Island MP Elizabeth May, Oak Bay-Gordon Head MLA Andrew Weaver and Saanich South MLA Lana Popham. “I think as a community we...

Saanich festival empowers green youth

Guests include Saanich-Gulf Island MP Elizabeth May, Oak Bay-Gordon Head MLA Andrew Weaver and Saanich South MLA Lana Popham. “I think as a community we...

From atop and beneath the ocean, new leads in jet mystery

Financial Express A 90-second stream of pings picked up by a device tethered to a ship in the Indian Ocean and a field of objects floating...

Technology's Man Problem

Credit Elizabeth D. Herman for The . Continue reading the main story. Continue .... At bigger companies, women say harassment may be easier to stop...

Kelly McParland: Before Trudeau can save the middle class, he has to figure ...

Coming after Thomas Mulcair in Question Period, he suffers in comparison to the NDP leader's skilled questioning. Mr. Harper clearly enjoys baiting him, much as...

Potential on display in girls track

Shawnee senior Elizabeth Walton and sophomore Zion Aikens give the Braves a boost in the field events. Aikens finished fifth in the shot at regional...

Shakeil Boothe Verdict: Jury Finds Dad, Stepmom Guilty Of Murder In Boy's Death

Jurors heard gruesome evidence of how Garfield Boothe's 10-year-old son Shakeil was beaten, deprived of food and chained to his bed in the months before...

Lafayette police blotter for April 6, 2014

ELIZABETH E. HOLLIER: 31, of the 200 block of N. Wilderness Trail Street, Carencro. She was booked on warrant/bench warrant. ... PHILLIP JAMES MATTE: 22,...

Cook, Luther B.

MADISON - Luther B. Cook, age 84, passed away on Saturday, March 22, 2014. He was born on May 20, 1929, the son of Searl...

Points for Product Placement

The new champions of men's college basketball, whoever they may be, will cut down a net here Monday night. And when they do, they will...

The world according to Justin Trudeau

At a “Ladies Night” fundraiser last year, Trudeau was asked about his favourite foreign country. He said, “there's a level of admiration I actually have...

The world according to Justin Trudeau

Trudeau raised the embassy closure as an example of Canadian policy he disagrees with. “It's important to talk to each other and it's especially important...

Larson sentencing pushed off to May 9

Injured in Larson's vehicle were: Douglas E. Kopp of Pigeon Falls; Elizabeth A. Kopp of Pigeon Falls; and Jodi A. Martens Eau Claire. Martens was...

The world according to Justin Trudeau

National Post Trudeau raised the embassy closure as an example of Canadian policy he disagrees with. “It's important to talk to each other and it's especially...

New findings may refocus search for Malaysia Airlines jet

CNN (CNN) — In what may turn out to be breakthroughs in the monthlong search for Malaysia Airlines flight 370, a Chinese patrol ship searching the...

NYC faces huge task to ramp up pre-K by this fall

Voters may forget about the tax plan too if pre-K is perceived as a success. "If we think the ... "The key question is about...

Elizabeth Warren nabs 'hottest' politician slot from Christie

Temperatures may (finally) be warming as one of the coldest winters in recent memory comes to a close. But in terms of voters' feelings, not...

Rock On Talbot Chairs Make Debut

Chairs will be auctioned off Sunday, May 4, at The Milestone in Easton. Patrons will get complimentary food and drink while Jay Brown of the...

Young Charles Daley, take a bow

<i>Illustration: Reg Lynch</i>. Illustration: Reg Lynch. Join the debate: SMH Comment. Last Wednesday, at lunchtime, a homeless man collapsed in Martin Place, on the corner...

Justin Trudeau Slammed By Tories For Comments He Never Made On Iran, Israel

OTTAWA — The fight over which federal political party best defends the interests of the Jewish community got nasty Friday when Conservatives slammed Liberal Leader...

Eve Adams, Dimitri Soudas, love and Conservative heartache

Politics, much like love, is a thorny game. And when a budding romance blooms in the Conservative caucus, it's often Prime Minister Stephen Harper who...

CNY 'Field of Dreams' update: When will it open?

Construction is expected to begin May 1 on Carrier Park's "Challenger Field of Dreams" sports complex, with the first two baseball fields scheduled to open...

Report: Chinese ship hears pulse signal in south Indian Ocean

Officials have repeatedly warned that the massive international search to find signs of the Kuala Lumpur-to-Beijing flight may not conclude any time soon. In the...

Scaramouche!: Justin Trudeau's Skool of Internashanal Rilayshuns

OTTAWA — Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau's questioning of the federal government's lack of "communication" with Iran's Islamist government has become a lightning rod for critics.

Elizabeth Báthory inspires local psychological horror film

She is also the inspiration behind local psychological horror film “Elizabeth Bathory,” which will be screened at 3 p.m. on Sunday, April 6 at the...

Local endorsement process reveals a gap in Statehouse races between ...

Local endorsement process reveals a gap in Statehouse races between pragmatism and partisanship: Elizabeth Sullivan. Print · Elizabeth ... As the editorial board this weekend...

Five ways to get the most out of the new Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

If you want a proper dip the London Aquatics Centre will be open to swimmers, but it may be busy so book ahead. There's lots...

Story times at Elizabeth Taber Library

A Spring Lapsit, for children new newborn through 23 months and their caregivers, began Tuesday, April 1, and runs through May 20. Each Tuesday morning...

Story times at Elizabeth Taber Library

A Spring Lapsit, for children new newborn through 23 months and their caregivers, began Tuesday, April 1, and runs through May 20. Each Tuesday morning...

Justin Trudeau visits a Tim Hortons in Fort McMurray, ponders how ...

Thankfully this is not Justin Bieber, but possibly the Canada's next Prime Minister. Liberal leader Justin Trudeau has been known to frequent Tim Hortons in...

Insurance options now limited

SFGate AP PHOTO/CHARLIE RIEDEL Elizabeth Rich helps a man sign up for the Affordable Care Act at Swope Health Services in Kansas City, Mo. By CONNIE...

New Ann Arborite starts world's first Dinnerware Museum

Currently on display, The Dinnerware Museum is serving up a sampling in "Three Courses," at the Museum on Main Street (500 North Main; Ann Arbor...

National Geographic Bee winner crowned

Nicholas Rommel correctly identified Canada, and the seventh-grader from Diamond Middle School in Lexington won the opportunity to represent Massachusetts at the 26th annual National...

Is Justin Trudeau's profanity a slip or a strategy?

Justin Trudeau has been heard swearing publicly twice this week, making some wonder whether the coarse language is something inadvertent or a calculated — if...

Anish Kapoor: 'One piece of spaghetti props up another'

But on 5 April the south section of the new Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park reopens, and there will be another chance to see the piece...

Boehm, Jean Elizabeth (Manchester)

Jean Elizabeth (Manchester) Boehm, 94, died April 3, 2014, at Southlake Village, Lincoln with her family at her side. She was born Dec. 1, 1919...

Citizens' Voice, sister paper win combined 18 awards from state-wide competition

Staff Writer Elizabeth Skrapits won second place in the video category for "Hollywood on the Susquehanna," which recounted the history of the silent film industry...

At 89, Ybor native crafts book of poetry

Mary Elizabeth “Bettie” Perez, 89, is the author of How Old Is Fresh, a book of 28 poems. It's published by Finishing Line Press (finishing...

Elizabeth 'Bette' Mae Schmidt

Memorials may be directed to St. Paul's Episcopal Church or M. Judith Schmidt WSU Memorial Scholarship Fund. Words of sympathy or remembrance may be left...