| Mar 4, 2013
| 4:18 PM
The Bears have met with major Chicago businesses over the last month to sell naming rights to added space at their Lake Forest headquarters.
The team is soliciting a 10-year title sponsorship that is estimated to bring in anywhere from several hundreds...
| Mar 22, 2013
| 11:47 AM
More than 850 patrons attended the 20th annual Bear Tie Ball that raised $750,000, making it the organization's largest fundraiser to date. The event, themed "Passion for a Purpose," was co-chaired by longtime supporters Nina Mariano and Tracy Scurto...
| Apr 23, 2013
When Mary Weisman first contacted What's Your Problem? in late 2012, she had a simple request.
All she needed was a letter.
Her teenage daughter, Lainie, had been scheduled to attend a student leadership conference at Fordham University, but bad...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 11:19 PM
After listening to SeaPort Airlines’ presentation Tuesday, El Centro City Councilwoman Cheryl Viegas-Walker feels “better” about the new airline set to service Imperial County’s subsidized airport.
“I think SeaPort did an...
| Feb 25, 2013
| 1:13 PM
Frequent-flier miles have taken me around the world. African safaris, a snorkeling trip on the Great Barrier Reef, a Baltic Sea cruise and treks in the Himalayas have all been possible thanks to airfare paid with miles.
So it was a shock when a group...
| Mar 22, 2013
| 12:14 PM
In advance of its April 6 commission, the Arlington arrived Friday at its new home at Naval Station Norfolk, the Navy said.
The Arlington is a San Antonio class amphibious transport dock. It is the second of three ships named in remembrance of the...
| Mar 26, 2013
| 3:17 PM
After sneezing and coughing until it felt like I'd see a lung fly out onto the floor, I got a ride to the Newark Airport to get home to see Laura for her fifth birthday.
Laura is my youngest's youngest, and she has transformed quickly from cute baby to...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 1:43 PM
Aerospace giant Boeing Co. launched the stretched version of its 787 Dreamliner passenger jet Tuesday at the Paris Air Show, saying it received customer commitments for 102 airplanes.
The new plane, called the 787-10, will fly up to 8,055 miles with...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 8:41 PM
The peak travel season has begun, bringing with it crowded planes and higher fares. Consumer Reports has just released its latest airline ratings. They’re based on input from more than 16,000 subscribers. The list of complaints is long. A full...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 7:13 AM
The U.S. Department of Transportation has fined United Airlines $130,000 for violating tarmac delay regulations, the federal agency said Monday.
Last May, United failed to tell customers on a delayed flight at Chicago O’Hare International...
| Feb 14, 2013
| 6:02 AM
DALLAS (AP) — American Airlines and US Airways say they have agreed to merge in an $11 billion deal that would create the world's biggest airline.
The combined carrier will be called American Airlines but run by US Airways CEO Doug Parker.
| Feb 15, 2013
| 7:14 PM
Bishop Alphonse Mascherino, founder of the Flight 93 Memorial Chapel, died Friday at Somerset In Touch Hospice House. He was 69.
Mascherino said his final Mass at the chapel on Jan. 20. His final service marked his resignation as director of the...