Latest Larry Smith Stories

2014-08-19 23:03:54

Oakhurst Woodcarvers' Rendezvous is raffling a one-of-a-kind wood quilt made of 16 eight-inch by six-inch squares depicting an aspect of Yosemite National Park.

2013-10-02 23:32:53

Three new inductees into the Scottsdale Community College Athletic Hall of Fame will be honored at a Hall of Fame Awards reception Saturday, Oct.

2009-07-22 09:01:14

Frank McCourt's ashes are to be scattered over a river in Limerick, Ireland, where the late author spent much of his childhood. The New York-born teacher, who died of cancer Sunday, chronicled his years living in poverty in the Irish town in his best-selling memoir Angela's Ashes. Scatter my ashes on the Shannon, IrishCentral.com quoted McCourt as telling friends on his deathbed.

2008-10-02 09:00:04

By LARRY SMITH By Larry Smith The Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. An industrial chemical blamed for sickening thousands of infants in China was found in candy in four Connecticut stores this week, a state official said Wednesday.

2005-06-04 10:48:04

Arctic lakes are shrinking, and melting permafrost brought on by higher temperatures may be the reason, according to a research paper.

Word of the Day
  • The analysis of literature, focusing on the words and grammar to the exclusion of context or literary merit.
The word 'logocentrism' is a blend of logo- +‎ centrism.