| May 5, 2011
It stands to reason that a Chicago-area company that ranks in the top 100 places to work would consist of happy, motivated employees working to create a successful business model. If two of these companies turn out to be colleges, then it also stands to...
| Dec 25, 2010
| 1:21 PM
Rick Kogan, Tribune reporter
"The Last Boy: Mickey Mantle and the End of America's Childhood"
By Jane Leavy
Leavy's "The Last Boy" is as masterfully researched and beautifully written as any biography this year. Sox fans like me may...
| Jun 24, 2011
| 6:25 PM
Sam Jackson has lived his life by a credo he cites often: "He who fails to plan, plans to fail." It has served him well during 40 years as a teacher in York County, 39 years of those at York High, where he served 38 years as track coach, 36 as cross...
| Jun 3, 2011
| 9:00 PM
It was a day of fun turned tragic.
Saturday evening, 22 year old Andrew Davis was swimming with family at Robert Morris Park in Comstock Township.
Officials say he had just moved to the area from Mississippi only 4 days ago.
Around 5:30 officials say...
| Aug 30, 2011
| 7:01 AM
Last season | 8-3, 5-1 Big South.
Last playoff bid | N/A
Sept. 3 | at N.C. State | 6 p.m.
Sept. 10 | Robert Morris | 7
Sept. 17 | James Madison | 7
Sept. 24 | at Lehigh | 12:30
Oct. 1 | Kentucky Wesleyan | 7
Oct. 8 |...
| Nov 9, 2011
| 1:15 PM
Capsule looks at the men's basketball teams in the Big East Conference. Teams are listed in predicted order of finish:
Last season: 32-9, 9-9, Big East tournament and NCAA champions
Coach: Jim Calhoun
Top players: Jeremy Lamb, Alex Oriakhi
| Dec 13, 2011
| 2:53 PM
Tre Demps’ freshman season came to an end Tuesday when the Northwestern guard underwent surgery on his left shoulder.
The Wildcats expect him to return to the court in 4-5 months. The all-state player from Texas and son of New Orleans Hornets...
| Dec 19, 2011
| 1:12 PM
HAMPTON — Aside from an occasional signature win or a damaging loss, December isn't a make-or-break month in college basketball. Teams travel to face new-look opponents and to play in far-flung tournaments, testing their makeup and chemistry while...
| Jul 28, 2011
| 6:06 PM
The Lake County Sheriff office says 48-year-old Robert Morris thought kitty treats would make the purr-fect cover for shipping crystal meth across the country.
The package was shipped from Florida to Washington were it was intercepted by a title...
| Mar 31, 2012
| 6:32 AM
In between working two jobs, a Roanoke man found the time to write a book that's been trapped inside him.
Robert Morris' book is called A Moment's Touch.
Robert will be doing a book signing Saturday March 31 at Froth from 2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m. Froth is on...
| Mar 21, 2012
| 6:28 PM
Park Tudor Head Coach Ed Schilling has become a bit of an IHSAA historian as of late. To keep his defending 2011 IHSAA Class 2A State champions motivated, he's given speeches about leaving a lasting legacy, both at Park Tudor High School and throughout...
| Feb 23, 2012
| 10:50 AM
Freedom quarterback Derik Abbott signed with Robert Morris University this week, ending what has been an exhausting and frustrating recruiting process.
“Finally finding a place is great,” Abbott said.
Abbott (5-11, 175) did not receive his...