| Nov 19, 2013
| 8:55 AM
Brooke Shields will publish a book about the complicated relationships between mothers and daughters with Dutton, the publisher announced Tuesday. The book does not yet have a title or release date.
Shields was a child star raised by a single mom, Teri,...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 7:57 AM
You might think of Michael Lisicky's obsession with department stores as an orchestral tone poem for a single oboe: at turns plaintive and raucous, eloquent and funny, with unpredictable little swerves.
Lisicky is second oboist with the Baltimore...
| Nov 17, 2013
| 2:44 PM
Mary E. Cheatham, who turned her love of fishing into a successful Florida charter boat business, died Nov. 5 of vascular dementia at Hope HealthCare Services in Fort Myers, Fla. The former longtime Glen Burnie resident was 64.
Mary Elizabeth Hawkins was...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 12:22 PM
Amrit Yoga, 10 to 11:30 a.m. at South Regional/Broward College Library, 7300 Pines Blvd., Pembroke Pines. Free. Call 954-201-8870.
Arachne's Labyrinth, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Rosemary Duffy Larson Gallery, 3501 SW Davie Road, Davie. Free. Call...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 12:32 PM
School: Diamond View Elementary in Greenacres
Hometown: Lake Worth
Jasmine started a cleanup movement by motivating schoolmates to follow her example of picking up trash left outside the...
| Nov 28, 2013
I searched all over looking for my mother. I saw everyone else's loved one, but it took me what seemed like an eternity to find mine. Finally, I found the temporary marker with her name on it. This was the moment it truly hit me: She was really gone. My...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 12:57 PM
Apples loom large on the world's nutritional, cultural and culinary menu.
Many believe the Romans are to thank for cultivating the first wild apple — small, sour, and riddled with seeds — into the crisp, sweet, tart and juicy...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 12:53 PM
OK, FDA guys, when it comes to that 23andMe genetic test I recently took, I just want to make one thing absolutely clear: My wife made me do it!
It’s a story as old as Genesis, really. My little Eve offered me — well, not an apple but a...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 10:00 AM
Brian Dennehy sat cross-legged on a stool and bent to rub his aching right knee and shin. His day of rehearsing "The Steward of Christendom" would soon be done.
But the physical nicks and dings that the former Columbia University football lineman and...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 1:42 PM
Vernon Hills officials are moving forward on a proposal for an assisted living facility that will accommodate adults suffering from dementia and Alzheimer's disease.
Springs of Vernon Hills, the name of the proposed facility, will be a 70-bed, single-...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 10:05 PM
Two former Crestwood officials today avoided going to prison for their roles in a money-saving scheme that exposed residents to polluted water for more than two decades.
U.S. District Judge Joan Gottschall sentenced Theresa Neubauer, the south suburb&...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 2:08 PM
As a drug, marijuana has certain effects and, depending on why you're taking it, some side effects. And not everyone wants the whole package. New research finds that for patients who consider weed's buzz an unwanted side effect, the answer might be as...