Historic Slade House will be featured on North Shore Lundie ...
In 1929, Norman Slade's executive job with the Northern Pacific Railway brought him to Duluth, where he and his wife lived for several years and started a family.It was during that time that Slade — a grandson of railroad magnate James J. Hill — fell in love with the rugged North Shore. Weekends...
How to Read the Newspaper
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 ...
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
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 …
Kickoff set for 1st annual Marcy Dandes Memorial Family Bike Ride in the fall
A new family bike ride planned for September will raise money for the trauma and emergency department at Erie County Medical Center and e...
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...
The Asteroid Peril Isn’t Science Fiction
Even if we managed to spot a small but dangerous asteroid heading for Earth, we currently have no means to stop it.
A bank robber’s polite request for police
A 40-year-old man has been booked for intimidation after he requested to be arrested in a fake bank robbery, the police revealed earlier this week. According to the police, the suspect entered a bank in Daejeon on June 25, carrying a toy knife. Once in the bank, the suspect brandished it at a clerk, and “politely” requested for the police to be called to the scene. The suspected is then said to have stood...
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
How Skipping Church Affects Our Children
In a Q&A, Carl Trueman was asked about why churches today are losing their young people. Typical answers to this question range from things like the temptations of this world or the irrelevance…