- Sunday, June 1, 2014
Insomnia and obesity: a dubious correlation
Dear Doctor, This week I read that not getting enough sleep is causing obesity in children. Why is this true? Watchful Dear Watchful, There is, as yet, no clear evidence that it is. I, for one, remain unconvinced, although awaiting further studies. TContinued ...
Lose your head for 'Noggin'
"Noggin" by John Corey Whaley c.2014, Atheneum Books for Young Readers $17.99, 352 pages People in love do goofy things. They dance and sing in videos seen by millions. They fill classrooms with balloons, pay skywriters to put messages in the clouds,Continued ...
Also in theaters
OPENING THIS WEEK "Filth" -- A deviant, drug-abusing Edinburgh cop tries to solve a murder to secure a promotion he thinks will help him win back his wife. With James McAvoy, Jamie Bell and Imogen Poots. Written and directed by Jon. S. Baird. (1:37)Continued ...
- Remembering Maya Angelou, the nation's wise woman
- Friday, May 30, 2014
- Pitt attacker known for 'pranks'
- Dear Abby: Family wishes woman would give up tanning
- Thursday, May 29, 2014
- Today's divorces can mean cake and eating it, too
- 'If I don't feel it, I can't play it'
- 'Fed Up' finds tragedy, scandal and comedy in America's obesity epidemic
- Backlash swift on One Direction pot video
- Let the sun shine ... and it does on 'THE 60s'
- Tuesday, May 27, 2014
- Kids, parents are embracing the walking school bus
- 'X-Men' dominates holiday box office with $91M
- Sunday, May 25, 2014
- Lawrence General Hospital 2014 Legacy of Caring Gala honoring board chairman emeritus Richard J. Santagati
- Tips for saving money on a theme park visit
- Women's Advisory Board of the Berkeley Retirement Home and Nursing Center in Lawrence hosts annual May Fair
- Best-selling books
- Summer brings another chance to try new vegetables
- Swimwear swimwear trends: Bold colors, metallics and sporty styles
- 'Stone Cold' mystery in the wilderness
- Friday, May 23, 2014
- Restaurateur offers cooking lessons, strawberry soup recipe
- A helping of honesty
- Need a knack for the kitchen?
- Shrimp tacos in less time than takeout pizza
- Thursday, May 22, 2014
- A decade of drama
- Wind power
- From 'Under the Sea' to 'All That Jazz'
- Tuesday, May 20, 2014
- Academy debuts original online short films
- Turner exhibit a coup for Peabody Essex Museum
- Monday, May 19, 2014
- Hollywood pro offers free inside look at the stars