A native of Scarsdale, N.Y., Shiffer previously worked at The News & Observer of Raleigh, N.C. He holds a bachelor’s degree in English from Wesleyan University in Connecticut.
Most Golden Valley homeowners are facing an expensive city mandate: Repair their aging sewer pipes.
Updated: October 03, 2009, - 08:56 PM
Abercrombie & Fitch's appeal of a $115,264 fine for discriminating against a disabled teenage customer was thrown out last week because the company failed to send a document by certified mail.
Updated: September 22, 2009, - 12:07 AM
Four years after Abercrombie & Fitch refused to let a teenager help her autistic sister try on clothes at its Mall of America store, state officials have fined the company $115,264 for discriminating against a disabled person.
Updated: September 09, 2009, - 04:45 PM
Two months after the city boarded him into his house, Ted Poetsch has gone from heir to the property to apartment dweller who lost interest in the home.
Updated: August 14, 2009, - 11:29 PM
When mold moved in, a couple decided it was time to move out.
Updated: August 03, 2009, - 10:48 AM
Whistleblower: To get control of his spending, Tom Campbell decided to put away the credit card and take out the checkbook. But switching from plastic to paper wasn't as easy as he thought.
Updated: July 31, 2009, - 10:36 PM
Saying God was on his side, Alabama's newest prisoner duped Minnesotan, others.
Updated: July 29, 2009, - 06:37 AM
A Brooklyn Center cemetery moved their husbands' headstones to make room for another grave.
Updated: July 24, 2009, - 06:49 AM
A botched job and an emergency cleanup have cost thousands and caused worries about future health problems.
Updated: July 12, 2009, - 07:53 AM