‘Tour’ a worthy look at artist as reluctant subject

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Many journalists who have written feature profiles of public figures will have experienced that light-bulb moment, once the c...

August 1st, 2015 |  


With 5th album, Luke Bryan could reach even greater heights

NEW YORK (AP) — Luke Bryan is easily the reigning prince of country music: He’s scored 10 No. 1 hits on Billboard’s Hot Country song...

August 1st, 2015 |  


Eco-friendly oest control in the garden|

Eco-friendly oest control in the garden|

By Melinda MyersContributing WriterSpots on tomatoes, holes in hosta leaves and wilting stems mean insects and diseases have moved into the garden. Do...

August 1st, 2015 |  


Home efficiency upgrades fall short, don’t pay

NEW YORK (AP) — Home efficiency measures such as installing new windows or replacing insulation deliver such a small fraction of their promised ...

August 1st, 2015 |  


It Happened Years Ago

It Happened Years Ago

50 Years Ago: July 26 – August 1, 1965• Troy — Two would be burglars were thwarted in their attempt to rob an employee of the Zwiebe...

July 25th, 2015 |  


Disappointing ‘Pixels’ falls apart before it begins

The most believable element in “Pixels” is that alien video-game creatures could attack our planet.The core concept is clever — spac...

July 25th, 2015 updated: July 25th, 2015. |  


‘I Am Cait’ debuts as a docuseries with broader purpose

NEW YORK (AP) — It’s the next step in the biggest celebrity story of the year.It’s the long-awaited debut of Caitlyn Jenner’s ...

July 25th, 2015 |  


USA Today best-sellers

1. “Go Set a Watchman” by Harper Lee (Harper)2. “To Kill a Mockingbird’ by Harper Lee (Harper)3. “Grey” by E.L. Ja...

July 25th, 2015 |  


Crown jewel of Connecticut state parks: Hammonasset Beach

MADISON, Conn. (AP) — Downtown Madison, Connecticut, has the feel of a beach town, though the beach itself is nearly 2 miles away.In addition to...

July 25th, 2015 |  


Elections director named

MIAMI COUNTY — The new director for the Miami County Board of Elections was announced Friday afternoon as Bev Kendall. Kendall has had 17 years ...

July 24th, 2015 |