Todd Richmond, Associated Press Updated 6:58 pm PST, Monday, November 5, 2018 FILE - This combination of file photos shows candidates for Wisconsin's 1st Congressional District seat inn the November 2018 election from left, Republican Bryan Steil, and Democrat Randy Bryce. They are running for the seat currently held by retiring House Speaker Paul Ryan. (Angela Major/The Janesville Gazette via AP, File) less FILE - This combination of file photos shows candidates for Wisconsin's 1st Congressional District seat inn the November 2018 election from left, Republican Bryan Steil, and Democrat Randy Bryce. They are ... more Photo: Angela Major, AP FILE - This combination of file photos shows Wisconsin attorney candidates in the November 2018 election from left, incumbent Republican Attorney General Brad Schimel and Democrat challenger John Paul. FILE - This combination of file photos shows Wisconsin attorney … [Read more...] about Wisconsin Democrats hope to take Ryan’s seat, other offices
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By Brandon Mercer and SFGATE Staff Updated 1:30 pm PDT, Wednesday, October 31, 2018 What are the (modern) rules for Trick or Treating? We answer the probing questions about how to "Halloween" in 2018. Swipe or click through the gallery to see. ==> What are the (modern) rules for Trick or Treating? We answer the probing questions about how to "Halloween" in 2018. Swipe or click through the gallery to see. ==> Photo: Susan.k./Getty Images, Getty How early is too early?We get it. You have toddlers, with the most adorable pumpkin, or candy corn onesies, and you want to take them around while it's light out, and before their 7 p.m. bedtime. Sweet. I'm not ready for you at 4 p.m. Frankly, at that time it's just high school latchkey kids at home anyway, and they have no idea where their parents hid the candy. less How early is too early? We get it. You have toddlers, with the most adorable … [Read more...] about Trick or treating etiquette this Halloween is more complex than ever. Here are the new rules.
The best part of fall? Pumpkin everything—especially the actual gourds themselves. At the best pumpkin patches around the country, you can generally expect great photo ops, hot cider, and hay bales. The spots we’ve hand-picked for you below offer something a bit more special. 50 PHOTOS Best pumpkin patches by state See Gallery Best pumpkin patches by state Alabama: Old Baker Farm in Harpersville This is fall fun with a side of history: The Old Baker Farm was homesteaded more than 200 years ago and has been worked by the Baker family for a century! In addition to regular daily pumpkin-patch fun in October, the farm hosts a huge annual “Cotton Pickin’ Celebration” weekend. It’s a living history and arts and crafts festival with a Civil War reenactment, live bluegrass and gospel music, and a Native American dance performance. Once you get your pumpkin home, try one of these 20 no-carve pumpkin decorating ideas. Alaska: … [Read more...] about The best pumpkin patch in every single US state revealed
BROOKLINE — Sheryl Hope Waldman grew up in a big and bustling house here in the 1950s, an attractive, cheerful girl with many friends. After attending Brookline High School and the University of Wisconsin, she returned to her childhood home to live with her older sister Lynda.Then, over the years, Sheryl Waldman faded from view until she vanished. And no one seemed to notice.For four decades, she shared a highly reclusive life with Lynda, six years her elder, inside their 4,000-square-foot home, a place where a warm, extended Jewish family once thrived, then bitterly fell apart.Over the years, some people witnessed flickers of Sheryl’s outgoing personality, but that soon subsided into the past — and so, too, her name. For reasons that are unclear, she began calling herself Hope Wheaton.The sisters’ once-grand house slowly fell into disrepair; the shuttered windows, collapsed porches, and broken gutters gave it an abandoned look. By last year, out of general … [Read more...] about Two sisters, one house, and a mystery
The Associated Press WASHINGTON — The Latest on primaries in Connecticut, Minnesota, Vermont and Wisconsin (all times local):10:08 p.m. Randy Bryce, a union ironworker known as "Iron Stache," has won the Democratic primary in the race to replace retiring House Speaker Paul Ryan.Bryce defeated Janesville schoolteacher Cathy Myers in Tuesday's primary. Former Ryan aide Bryan Steil (STY'-uhl) was the Republican front-runner, facing token opposition in the primary.Bryce captured national attention with a slick announcement video last year, before Ryan announced his retirement. He's raised more than $6 million, six times what Myers brought in. He won endorsements from Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders and labor activist Dolores Huerta. Recommended for you Recommended for you Recommended for you Most read 1 Braves Battery Park around SunTrust Park booms but faces gaps 2 University of Georgia freshmen are high achievers 3 NFL news: Bills' LeSean McCoy and … [Read more...] about The Latest: ‘Iron Stache’ Bryce wins Dem nod to replace Ryan