Led by baby boomers, families are turning to personalized and symbolic memorials to bid farewell to loved ones.
Man gets 13 years for sex crimes
A man found guilty of sex crimes involving minors earlier this month received a maximum prison sentence Wednesday during a hearing in the Champaign County
Sikeston DPS fights fire on E. Gladys
Firefighters with the Sikeston Department of Public Safety battled a fire on the 1500 block of E. Gladys Wednesday morning.
Facing Mounting Bills, Mark's Outing Owner Asks Community for Help
Mark's Outing has seen better days, according to owner and namesake Mark Outing. And citing "tremendously slow" business days, Outing is reaching out to the...
Teen shot in Port Hueneme said to be in critical condition
A 17-year-old was critically injured after getting shot Sunday night in Port Hueneme, authorities said.
The Economy’s Last Best Hope: Superstar Middle Managers
Only a third of U.S. workers feel inspired at work, and a Gallup analysis suggests that’s hurting the economy. What if it all can be fixed by hiring better bosses?
A comeback for the ages
After two and a half hours and 243 total points, the Dunkirk-Fredonia rivalry was deadlocked with three points remaining to own bragging rights in the iconic cross-town rivalry. In the end, the Dunkirk Marauders came out on top in the comeback of the high school sports season. The Dunkirk Marauders varsity volleyball team came from…
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 ...
Learn to make a matzo ball that will get you drunk
Challenged to create a cocktail with matzo, Christopher Marty of Best Intentions makes “alcohol soup.”
London Beit Din Dayan Resigns, Cites Falling Short of Standards
Rabbi Abraham said he had been “under exceptional strain and stress for some time which has taken its inevitable toll."