News archive from 15 March 2012, page 435

Fishing boat sinks in New Zealand, 8 feared dead

WELLINGTON, New Zealand -- Eight people are feared dead after a fishing boat sank off New Zealand. Police say the boat "Easy Rider" was carrying three crew members and six passengers when it capsized early Thursday near remote Stewart...

 

Education funding hike gets support from educators, parents

The Senate Finance Committee heard overwhelming support Wednesday for a proposed increase in education funding. Dozens of educators, school administrators and other supporters of SB171, which cleared the Senate Education Committee last week, phoned...

 
Cartoonist makes mural for Little Havana gallery

Cartoonist makes mural for Little Havana gallery

One corner of Little Havana is getting a make-over. Twenty-three “al fresco” murals of Cuban icons from past and present now grace the exterior walls of the Cuba Ocho Art and Research Center building on Calle Ocho. Commissioned...

 
No question Tigers will be good, but don't count on a cakewalk

No question Tigers will be good, but don't count on a cakewalk

Lakeland, Fla. - You try to get a handle on the 2012 Tigers and you wonder why it's such a chore.And then you remember why. The Boston Red Sox. The Philadelphia Phillies. One year ago, it looked as if two teams with colossal pitching and personnel...

 

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