When Bikes and Cars Don’t Mix

Those of you who live in Portland most likely remember the news this summer about the driver who chased down a bicyclist and drove off with the bicyclist clinging to the hood of the car. On November 17, 2008, the driver, who was impaired at the time of the incident, was sentenced to 45 days… read more

Get the Lead Out This Holiday Season

The holiday spirit is alive and well, at least in retail stores. Before the Halloween candy was off the shelves, Christmas lights were being set up in adjoining aisles. I guess holiday shopping season is open! If you’ll recall, last year there was quite a bit of concern over toys tainted with lead. The good… read more

Dentist Performs…Breast Surgery?

You can file this under, “Are you kidding me?” According to a story in the Seattle Post-Intelligencer dated November 9, 2008, dentist and oral surgeon Thomas Laney has been sued for disfiguring a young woman during a breast reduction surgery that was performed in 2005. Laney has a questionable record as a dentist and oral… read more