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Compost or mulch? People often confuse the two, although each fulfills a different function in gardening.
CHICAGO — Northern Illinois communities that run "Polar Express" train rides every holiday season are getting the legal equivalent of a lump of coal in their stockings from the company that owns the rights to the name.
Former NFL cornerback Ray McElroy says one particular play that knocked him to the ground made him realize it’s important to always get up.
Long ago, Mary Lewis Riggs helped create an Arizona landmark. Today, Riggs, who turned 102 years old this summer, is considered somewhat of a Mesa landmark herself.
In this Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013, photo, Santa portrayer John Sullivan, of Streamwood, Ill., poses for a photo at the commuter train station in Hanover Park, Ill. Park districts in Northern Illinois communities that run a "Polar Express" train rides every holiday season are receiving letters from Warner Bros. telling them they have no legal right to use the name of the popular 1985 book and 2004 movie without permission, meaning they must pay to license future events or stop using the name. Sullivan, who has played Santa in suburban Chicago for more than two decades, has been listing "Polar Express" events on his website. (AP Photo/Daily Herald, Bob Chwedyk) MANDATORY CREDIT, MAGS OUT
Mary Lewis Riggs turned 102 this summer and celebrated with a trip to Nauvoo, Illinois, with her son.
Either the American People can believe that Barack Hussein Obama is stupid (Occidental College, Columbia University, Harvard University, past President of the Harvard Law Review, former Visiting Law and Government Fellow University of Chicago, author of four books, former Illinois State Senator, former U.S. Senator and twice elected to be the President of the United States of America) or that he is a liar.
Gasoline prices at the pump around Arizona are lower for the sixth consecutive week.
CHICAGO — Doctors 2 parents: Limit kids' tweeting, texting & keep smartphones, laptops out of bedrooms. #goodluckwiththat.
It starts with a name, those Ancestry.com commercials promise. That, and a paid subscription to the site. Not to mention the patience to sit hunched at a screen, following cybertrail after cybertrail ever deeper into a rabbit hole of genealogy information that’s difficult to know for sure is truly your own.
A 25-year-old Miss Arizona contestant was diagnosed with a rare form of aggressive ovarian cancer and is undergoing chemotherapy.
Kristina Anderson grew up in Atwood, Illinois, graduated top of her class in high school and graduated from the University of Illinois. The former cheerleader moved to Scottsdale to get her Master’s Degree at Grand Canyon University, and was diagnosed with a rare form of ovarian cancer that is not covered through her insurance, due to an exclusion.
Halloween, the holiday built around the twin pleasures of playing dress-up and eating too much candy, is obviously a hit with children.
“CNN claims that the federal government is not spending $300 million dollars a day since the shutdown. Fox News states that the government is borrowing $300 million a day less since the shutdown. What we have here is a difference in perspective.”
In an effort to educate the community on the potential health benefits and legality of medical marijuana, Salubrious Wellness Clinic will host an educational fair Saturday in Tempe.
“I see once again that President Obama’s most effective policies are the ones that President George W. Bush started and President Obama continued to use.”
This is one of those rare weeks when even Michigan fans might hope for an Ohio State victory. Minnesota wouldn't mind a win by Wisconsin, either, as much as the Badgers are disliked across the state line.
The Division I girls volleyball landscape has been dotted with dynasties ever since its inception.
Obama said Trayvon Martin could be he son. Now what, exactly, would he say to the boys on the bus that beat up the student; or to the trio of ‘bored’ teens who shot the jogging baseball player; or to the malicious duo that beat to death an 81-year-old vet? Would they be his sons too?
Turf grass is the groundcover of choice for many property owners, mainly for its rich, carpet-like appearance. But grass is thirsty, demands frequent maintenance and provides little wildlife appeal.
After just one year, some schools around the country are dropping out of the healthier new federal lunch program, complaining that so many students turned up their noses at meals packed with whole grains, fruits and vegetables that the cafeterias were losing money.
A crowd of more than 250 gathered in downtown Mesa Tuesday for a blessing and ribbon-cutting in the building that was once Mesa’s Southside Hospital and is now home to Arizona’s first Catholic university.
NEW YORK — The farm-to-table movement has become farm to facial for some in the spa industry, with more locations offering fresh herbs and flowers from their own gardens for treatments.
Actor Ashton Kutcher seen at the Jobs Q&A at the ICON Theatre on Wednesday, June 17, 2013, in Chicago, Illinois.
Like many college students, the Rev. Dan Vanyo stopped going to church as a young adult navigating life out on his own.