Lockerbie Appeal Lost

Though some family members have already promised to continue their case, Scottish judges dealt another serious blow to “Justice For Megrahi,” a group dedicated to appealing Abdel Baset al-Megrahi’s conviction. A key point of their dispute is that Anthony Gauci, the Maltese shopkeeper who identified al-Megrah as the man who bought items which were later…

The Rochester Connection: Katherine Hollister

Katherine Augusta Hollister was born on August 26, 1968.  After graduating from the Bronx School of Science in 1986, Katherine matriculated at the University of Rochester where she majored in English. Her fondness for the theater, particularly Shakespeare’s plays, partially influenced her decision to study in England in the fall of 1988. Katherine’s friends remembered…

January 7

“You are truly a light, Karen, that touched the hearts and souls of so many. Your keen awareness of the feelings of others and the sounds of your character enabled you to understand the true meaning of friendship and love. You will remain forever beautiful; your kind of beauty can never die. We love you.”…