Latest Grace Smith Stories

2008-12-19 19:47:24

Neighbors of a dog-breeding widow in Scotland learned Friday that she had been a millionaire and that she had left those millions for animal welfare. Grace Smith, 84, left an estate of more than 7 million pounds ($10.5 million), The Scotsman reported.

2008-07-05 09:00:23

By Denise Richardson, The Daily Star, Oneonta, N.Y. Jul. 5--ONEONTA -- The Oneonta Community Health Center opening has been delayed, but the free clinic is taking requests for appointments, organizers said. The clinic at 22 Academy St.

Word of the Day
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.