At 37, Aaron Harang finds an unlikely groove on the mound
WASHINGTON - Fourteen years, 2,000 innings and eight stops into his major-league career, Aaron Harang is in a race against the clock — and he's winning. Ask Harang why he's having the best season of his career with the Phillies at age 37, and the ...
May 24, 2015
Phillies beat Braves 4-0 in 10th to stop 6-game skid
ATLANTA (AP) — Philadelphia manager Pete Mackanin though his team's hitters deserved better results. The Phillies finally broke through Sunday for a rare win. Ryan Howard hit a tiebreaking sacrifice fly with the bases loaded in the 10th inning, and ...
July 5, 2015
NBA Depth-Chart Projections for All 30 Teams Going into 2014-15 Season
Just because the results don't count in the standings, the NBA preseason is far from pointless or meaningless. There are still plenty of roster spots for players to fight over and position battles to be won. And while the games may be phony, the league ...
October 21, 2014
Stephenson's 3 lifts Hornets over Hawks in 2OT
Stephenson, who played 47 minutes, celebrated by racing to the scorer's table and leaping on top. He started pounding his chest as the teal and purple-clad crowd went wild. Stephenson said he's hit shots to tie games before but had never hit a game ...
November 8, 2014
Projecting Every NBA Team's Starting 5 for 2014-15 Season
It's all well and good that the NBA has released its schedule for the 2014-15 season, but what good is it to drool over marquee matchups if we don't know which players are actually going to be participating? After all, the NBA is a player's league; its ...
August 16, 2014
100 Best Non-Fiction Books (in Translation) of the 20th Century … and Beyond
As the clock clicked down on the arrival of the new millennium, Alex and I were bemused at the spate of “100 best of the century lists” pouring forth from the New York Times, the New Yorker, Salon, the Guardian and other liberal publications. The lists ...
May 30, 2014
Cory Booker Insists That Helping Young Men of Color Helps the Whole Country
I remember when I was a little kid in the winter, the first sound I would hear at 5 o'clock in the morning was my dad shoveling the driveway. He strove for excellence in everything he did." But it was something Cory Booker's father--Cary Alfred Booker, ...
March 3, 2014
Hundreds attend 22nd annual Great Pottsville Cruise
“We were planning to close the streets downtown at 2 o’clock, but at noontime we probably had 300 cars ... It was right across the street from where Samko’s autograph table was set up and she got a chance to try some. “It’s Black and Tan and ...
August 9, 2015
Irving Harper: 1916-2015
Harper, who was 99, is probably best known as the designer of Marshmallow Sofa for Herman Miller, as well as the company’s logo, and the Ball and Sunburst clocks for Howard Miller ... Buckminster Fuller sat at a table behind her, and he would go on ...
August 5, 2015
Howard Miller Spokane Wall Clock, Brushed Aluminum
Was shocked that the product surpassed the price of the clock. Once on our kitchen wall it looks like it costs a couple hundred dollars. Love the retro look and the fact I can read the time. It replaced a clock that was difficult to read. Strongly recommend.
January 14, 2015
Black & White Ball: A Tradition Of Elegance, Fun And Generosity
Tickets are $200 per person or $1,500 for a table for eight. The formal affair is Saturday ... There will be an auction for a grandfather clock donated by Howard Miller and raffles for jewelry. Once again, the popular Sonoran Swing is performing.
December 23, 2014
Howard Miller Contemporary Pendulum Wall Clock, Brushed Nickel, Hudson
This contemporary pendulum clock is perfect on our 42-inch recessed wall. It is functional and has a rather sleek and unique style that fits our decor. Just add two AA batteries, hook the pendulum to the ring and you're good to go. Appears to be keeping ...
December 15, 2014
Grandfather clocks never go out of style, and neither does repairing them
For Benenati, her Howard Miller conjures memories of summers in South Florida with her aunt and uncle, who had a grandfather clock that greeted her in the morning. A gift from her mother, now deceased, the clock "makes me feel like home," she says.
June 24, 2011
Omexey has backup BR factory in Vietnam
It makes clocks for Howard Miller, Wal-Mart and Target. Its diverse mix of mostly promotional to medium-priced furniture has kept the company busy, particularly in serving the U.S. market. Today, the United States accounts for 90% of its business on in ...
October 2, 2005