The Foothills may not have a mascot, but they sure have a favorite fellow.He's the late Hank Schechert. Every year Foothills residents put on Hank Days, celebrating the legacy of the man credited with developing the area.“He had the vision and the...
(3 months and 11 days ago)
The man who once worried about the island of Guam capsizing is back at it. Rep. Hank Johnson (D-Ga.) on Thursday offered a stemwinder of a speech in favor of the helium legislation before the House this week. Read full article >>
(26 days ago)
WASHINGTON -- Say hello to Hank! The National Zoo let Facebook users choose the name of their newest sloth bear, and Hank it is. The four-month-old bear's name honors parents Hana and Francois, nicknamed “Frank.” 830 people voted for the name Hank. Ravi, "sun" in Hindi, and Bandar, "monkey" in Hindi, received 615 and 219 votes each, respectively. Click through the slideshow...
(19 days ago)
Winter storms and the possibility of other unpredictable weather scenarios will send Weatherly Area students back to school before the last long holiday weekend of the summer next school year. The board of education on Wednesday approved a 2013-14 school
(2 months and 10 days ago)
Yesterday we told you about local food blogger and author Hank Shaw's third nomination for a James Beard award. Today, I thought I'd give you an idea of why he was nominated and, more than that, why deserves to win. Hank Shaw explains how even experienced mushroom gatherers can go wrong.
(2 months and 4 days ago)
Hank amp Cupcakes, the Brooklyn-based indietronic husband and wife duo from Tel Aviv, met exclusively with The Weekender, along with Hank's newfound tuba-scarf, on April 6 at The Bog 341 Adams Ave., Scranton before their Saturday night show with Philadelphia's dramatically glam Sweatheart and locals Betty Harlot Band, who also...
(1 month and 12 days ago)
Filed under: Investing Few people were as enraged at the terms of AIG's 2008 bailout as its former chairman and CEO, Hank Greenberg. Greenberg, who left AIG in 2005, is suing the government for $25 billion. "We have a Constitution in the United States, and there's a provision against unlawful taking by the government," he says, "You can take anything you want, but you have...
(2 months and 9 days ago)
The Angels like Hank Conger's bat, but his four errors and failure to throw out base stealers are red flags, and the team could look to acquire a backup catcher.TEMPE, Ariz. — The Angels, who grow more concerned about Hank Conger's throwing problems with each passing day, have stepped up their search for an option at backup catcher.
(2 months and 7 days ago)
Every property in southern and western Scotland left without electricity after last weekend’s storms has now had its supply restored,...
(1 month and 23 days ago)
Hall of Fame baseball player Hank Aaron and Harrison Ford talk about the significance of celebrating Jackie Robinson.
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