Spring 2016 Children's Sneak Previews
Arbordale watches the clock for Midnight Madness at the Zoo by Sherryn Craig, illus. by Karen Jones, spotlighting the games the animals play when the zookeepers leave the zoo; Cash Kat by Linda Joy Singleton, illus. by Christina Wald, a title featuring ...
July 22, 2015
Paul Pierce buzzer-beater helps Wiz recover from blown lead, beat Hawks
With three defenders near him, Pierce made a fallaway, 21-foot jumper that went in off the backboard at the buzzer to lift the Wizards over the Atlanta Hawks 103-101 on Saturday night, despite playing without John Wall and after letting a 21-point lead ...
May 10, 2015
Fighting for her choice: 'a more dignified and peaceful death'
She became exhausted walking from the parking lot to her office at Miller Children's Hospital in Long Beach, where she was a social worker. One day, leaving work, she inexplicably lost her balance and fell hard on a staircase. In August 2013, after ...
May 19, 2015
'Bro-Dal Showers' Are Like Bridal Showers For Dudes, Apparently
"More and more guys are deciding against the traditional bachelor party with a stripper and Vegas, and are looking for a more laidback way to celebrate with their friends," BuzzFeed Senior Lifestyle Editor Rachel Wilkerson Miller told The ....
June 26, 2015
The Hidden 'Betrayal' In Obama's Trade Agenda
WASHINGTON -- As Congress prepares to give President Barack Obama expedited powers to "fast-track" trade deals through Congress, many U.S. steel mills and skeptics of Obama's trade agenda are worried about steel dumping, the term commonly used to ...
May 20, 2015
Vigneault: 'Standards have been set' after Ovechkin, Backstrom hits
The Rangers lost cause Ovi was a beast, incredible shot, even better pass physicality had nothing to do with it and the Rangers didn't execute (JT Miller) and christ the way Boyle been playing i would rather him out of the play all together the way ...
May 1, 2015
Morning links: Are Aussies the NBA's secret weapon?; The college football ...
Golden State Warriors center Andrew Bogut, right, is guarded by Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard during the second half of Game 5 of the NBA basketball Western Conference finals in Oakland, Calif., Wednesday, May 27, 2015. (AP Photo/Ben Margot ...
June 2, 2015
“To omit numbers and have an abstract object that moved on the wall was something no one was doing at the time,” he says. Once or twice a year he would design a group of about eight clocks, which would then be presented to Howard Miller and put into ...
August 5, 2015
Howard Miller Spokane Wall Clock, Brushed Aluminum
Amazing!!!! 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.
January 14, 2015
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
Palissy Ware style evident in 20th century majolica plate
During the 19th century ceramics companies produced large quantities ... mine in reference to clocks. I have two clocks that I am considering selling. One is a Palais Royal mantel clock with shelf, and the other is a Howard Miller wall clock that looks ...
November 19, 2013
Pendulum clock chimes at wrong times
Q: My husband and I purchased a beautiful Howard Miller pendulum wall clock in 1994. It worked well until a few months ago, when it began adding two chimes, one at five minutes before the hour and one at 25 minutes after the hour. It continues to chime at ...
February 27, 2013
Blair Kamin has been the Chicago Tribune’s architecture critic since 1992. A graduate of Amherst College and the Yale University School of Architecture, he has also been a fellow at the Nieman Foundation for Journalism at Harvard University. The ...
June 7, 2012
eBay watch: Original 1950s George Nelson sunburst wall clock by Howard Miller
A real gem has landed on eBay, this original 1950s George Nelson wall clock by Howard Miller. But there is one small problem with it. However, yes, an original, not a reproduction. It's down as model 2022, a sunburst-style clock with 12 tapered rosewood ...
February 3, 2011