Quotations of the day

“There will be a lawsuit. I promise you.” — Sen. Royce West, a Dallas Democrat, after the Republican-led Texas Senate passed sweeping new ab…

Today in History

Today is Saturday, July 13, the 194th day of 2013. There are 171 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On July 13, 1863, dead…

Larkin puts conservation in business terms

“Environmental Debt” (Palgrave Macmillan), by Amy Larkin Money doesn’t grow on trees, especially not when you’ve cut down all the trees to r…

CAROUSEL IN THE RUNNING

Carousel in the running

Jane’s Carousel, which originally sat in Idora Park, has been nominated in the Most Awesome Parks and Playgrounds category in the New York 2…

Buffalo Hollow benefit

Concert benefits injured soldiers

All the proceeds from the two-day event will go to the Wounded Warrior Project, which is aimed at providing aid to wounded Iraq and Afghan v…

Scrappers Valley Cats

Scrappers drop 10th straight

The Mahoning Valley Scrappers lost their 10th straight game on Friday night, 2-1, to the Tri City Valley Cats.