For DC, the villains take the reins

There are always bad guys in comic books — rogues and evil geniuses out for world domination. In DC Comics’ slate of “New 52″ titles there’s…

Who’s a victim of human sex trafficking?

CICERO, Ill. (AP) — Cops in the Chicago area call it a “track,” a stretch of street known for its steady sex trade. Women in tight, scant cl…

Today in History

Today is Tuesday, Sept. 3, the 246th day of 2013. There are 119 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On September 3, 1943, A…

Valley labor

Labor Day lacks luster

The lack of formal Labor Day festivities surprises Don Crane, president of the Western Reserve Building Trades Council.

Lake Milton boaters

Many enjoyed last of summer

Dozens were enjoying themselves on the waters of Lake Milton, where there were boaters, jet skiers and swimmers, as well as several people h…

Olive Garden deliveries

Olive Garden delivers food

Workers with Olive Garden delivered food to local police and fire departments on Monday, continuing a Labor Day tradition that started more …

Sheely's food collection

Sheely's donates to food bank

Sheely’s Furniture Store offered discounts to customers that donated non-perishable food items, all of which is being donated to Second Harv…

The nation’s weather

Weather Underground midday recap for Monday, September 02, 2013. Unsettled weather became focused over the East on Monday, while cooler and …