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  • Influenza-Like Illness Increased 25.9%
    Influenza-Like Illness Increased 25.9%
    Influenza-like illness is above the national baseline for the fourth consecutive week. The highest hospitalization rates are among people 65 years and older (23.6 per 100,000 populations).Four influenza-associated pediatric deaths were reported...
  • Six airmen at Moody AFB in Georgia arrested in child-porn sting
    Six airmen at Moody AFB in Georgia arrested in child-porn sting
    Eleven people, including six airmen based at Georgia’s Moody Air Force Base were arrested and charged this week for child pornography and exploitation of minor children. Air Force Times released the information on Friday.They were discovered...
  • Lifestyle changes affecting home design
    Lifestyle changes affecting home design
    Because of the big recession and the changes in people's lifestyles, architects and builders need to adjust their home designs if they want them to sell. What is most important to the public in their new home is not the same as a few years ago...
  • A Revolutionary Christmas--a revolution of a new Christmas Classic
    Holiday-themed shows
    Winter’s chill makes for the desire to come out of the elements and enjoy a little indoor fun. Movies are great on rainy days, but during the magic of the holiday season, an outing to see a live-action show or play may be just the thing to...
  • Help our young men make a difference
    REEL young men are doing real things to support the homeless
    During the fall semester, the Lawrenceville-based nonprofit, the LEAD Foundation, administers one of its core programs designed to work with young people. The REEL Project, their male-mentoring based program for students in grades 6-10, provides...
  • Federal agents end gun smuggling operation to Mexico drug cartel
    Federal agents end gun smuggling operation to Mexico drug cartel
    A joint investigation operation by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) has lead to the arrest, conviction and sentencing of...
  • Remembering 6 Soldiers who died one year ago in helicopter crash in Afghanistan
    Remembering 6 Soldiers who died one year ago in helicopter crash in Afghanistan
    One year ago, today, the Department of Defense released the names of six U.S. Soldiers who were killed when their UH-60 Blackhawk helicopter crashed in Now Bahar, Afghanistan.The crash happened after fire from the ground, either an explosion of...
  • 2015 poster
    A book with chapters: The 2015 Rose Parade order of march
    If the 2015 Rose Parade is a book of “Inspiring Stories,” it makes sense for that book to have chapters. In an innovative move, the Tournament of Roses has divided the parade into five chapters, complete with a preface and epilogue of...
  • NYE makeup that is simple and easy for you to do.
    Easy New Year's Eve beauty tips (virtually) anyone can do
    Not every woman is into creating a flawless face and hairstyle on a daily basis. Some prefer to wear a little foundation, lip gloss, a ponytail, and call it day. However, there are times like on New Year's Eve, when that low maintenance...
  • Silver Strand
    Is the ‘Silver Strand’ Really Mined?
    I moved to Chula Vista in 1975 when I was 17 and graduated from Hilltop High School in 1976. Right after graduation, I went into the Navy and spent most of my four year stint in San Diego.I don’t remember the first time I heard someone talk...
  • Broadway comes to Annapolis
    Broadway is coming to Maryland
    The Annapolis Symphony Orchestra puts on Holiday Pops: A Broadway Holiday at 8 p.m. Friday. A Broadway Holiday is reminiscent of the classic Christmas specials of Bing Crosby, with a contemporary flair that celebrates the joys of life, music, and...
  • Tailgating a car on a freeway
    Reckless and irresponsible drivers are on our freeways
    While driving in the San Francisco Bay Area this morning, we saw a reckless irresponsible driver behind the wheel of a car.He cut us off, he slipped behind another car, got close to its bumper, darted into another lane, and all of a sudden came to...
  • Big 12 football: Top quarterback Jarrett Stidham signs with Baylor Bears
    Big 12 football: Top quarterback Jarrett Stidham commits to Baylor Bears
    Five-star high school quarterback Jarrett Stidham announced today, Friday, Dec. 19 he is signing to sling his passes at the college level with Big 12 champion Baylor University, according to ESPN. Stidham had received offers from Alabama, Oregon,...
  • Linda Sorrento
    Program provides tips to live a rewarding retirement
    Explore how to wake up your wishes and dreams for retirement at a special program presented by the Highlands Ranch Metro District’s 50 & Better Together program. Rewarding Retirement – Design Your Time, Fulfill Your Life will be...
  • Power company offers $25K reward for scoundrel shooting power lines near JBLM
    Power company offers $25K reward for scoundrel shooting power lines near JBLM
    The Bonneville Power Administration is offering a $25,000 reward for the vandal, or vandals, responsible for shooting high-voltage power lines and insulators east/southeast of Joint Base Lewis-McChord near Tacoma, Washington. The incidents have...