I used to be a newspaper editor, a cog in the wheel of the dreaded “mainstream media.” I’ve written for the New York and Washington newspapers, and even — angels and ministers of grace defend us! — Politico. And the checks go both ways: I am a paid-up subscriber to the New York Times. Call me an enemy of the people. Here’s a little secret for you: The news ain’t fake. (Mostly ...
Deputies investigate razor wire on Casitas Springs bike path
Photo courtesy Ventura County Sheriff’s OfficeA strand of razor wire from the fence around the old Petrochem site was reportedly stretched across the Ventura to Ojai bike path, presenting a danger to trail users, authorities said.Perry Van Houten,Ojai Valley News reporterSheriff’s deputies...
Answer Man: Newspaper clippings in the voting booth?
Editor’s note: A reader asks about what’s acceptable in the voting booth. Luckily, the Answer Man fielded this same question in November 2010.
Man injured in I-95 crash near Indiantown Road in Jupiter
Delray's Scott Woolley indicted in bank fraud scheme
WEST PALM BEACH — A Delray Beach heir to a grocery store fortune who counted Boston Red Sox owner John Henry as a friend and former Miami
Dr. Boles went the extra mile for his dental patients
I have recently learned the disheartening news that my longtime dentist of 45 years, Dr. Bill Boles Jr., has left the very successful dental practice that he built himself, from the ground up. My …
Biddeford Denny's to open in late summer
BIDDEFORD — Denny's fans will have to wait a little longer to order a Grand Slam breakfast, as plans to open the restaurant have been delayed. Plans have been in the works for more than six months to open a Denny's restaurant at 45 Boulder Way. The building is the site of a former Ruby Tuesday restaurant and has been vacant since August 2016. Earlier this year, a spokesman from the diner chain said the restaurant was expected to open in May or June, however the opening date has been postponed. Spokesman Paul Spencer said in an email on Thursday there is no exact opening date, but the company expects to open the restaurant in the third quarter, sometime between July and September. A Facebook page for the upcoming restaurant has been created…
Photos: 2019 Topeka Garden Tour
Six Topeka gardens can be viewed during the 2019 Topeka Garden Tour on June 15 and 16. Tickets cost $10 and can be purchased at any of the garden locations on the tour dates. [Photos by Chris Neal and Thad Allton/The Capital-Journal]
Former WFAA-TV anchors Ron Corning and Alexa Conomos are back in business, together
It was like deja vu, watching former WFAA-TV anchors Ron Corning and Alexa Conomos under the bright lights, wearing microphones and talking into a...
History speaks volumes about Olbiston building
UTICA — Built upon the rubble of the Genesee Flats building after it burnt to the ground in the late 1800s, the Olbiston Apartments