My friend, Simon Oz Ben Natan, stuck out Hurricane Sandy just three blocks from the beach in Far Rockaway, Queens. The basement of his building sustained damage, but flood waters did not enter his first floor apartment.
As a pathological DIYer, I do a lot of projects in and around the house, including all of the dirty jobs. I also live in Colorado, where the weather loves to go from blizzard to balmy in the space of a few hours.
A 14 year old from Denham springs is the new Miss Louisiana teen. It's the first time someone in Louisiana so young has the crown. She'll now head to the Bahamas to represent the state in the miss teen USA pageant.
Former LSU star Ryan Theriot earned a World Series ring for the second year in a row Sunday night when the San Francisco Giants completed a four-game sweep of the Detroit Tigers with a 4-3, 10-inning victory at Comerica Park in Detroit.