| Nov 2, 2011
| 4:19 PM
Mayor Rahm Emanuel said today he’s willing to discuss alternatives to his proposed budget after a majority of the Chicago City Council fired off a letter expressing concerns about social service and public safety cuts in his spending plan.
| Nov 1, 2011
| 4:33 PM
The Polk and Seminole county school districts, along with the Catholic Diocese of Orlando, have won spots on the College Board's AP District Honor Roll. Districts win a place on this honor roll if their schools increase access to AP courses to a “...
| Oct 31, 2011
| 3:17 PM
With dark skies blanketing much of the region, some areas could see more rain into the evening on Monday, the National Weather Service said. That could put a damper on Halloween trick or treating.
A flood warning has been extended until 11:45 a.m. on...
| Oct 30, 2011
| 7:48 PM
St. Ignatius Loyola Academy, a Jesuit middle school for boys housed in a small space between the parish church and Center Stage on Calvert Street, will be moving to new digs in Federal Hill.
The move won't happen until the summer of 2013, but school...
| Oct 28, 2011
| 8:11 PM
Jane Everett Devlin, a former journalist who became a hospital publicist, died Oct. 22 of heart failure at her daughter's Kingsville home.
The former longtime Towson resident was 88.
Helen Jane Holehan was born and raised in Utica, N.Y., where she...
| Oct 28, 2011
| 4:32 PM
By Tom Comi Follow @ChannelGuide [There is a video that cannot be displayed in this feed. Visit the blog entry to see the video.] At most public high schools around the country, the basketball team merely provides entertainment and school spirit for...
| Oct 27, 2011
| 3:27 PM
A panel of Roman Catholic priests and others in church life faced an audience of lively fifth graders Thursday, offering snippets of their personal history histories and the motivation for their career choices. But many children were so unfamiliar with...
| Oct 26, 2011
The year Doris Russell swam in her first meet, Franklin D. Roosevelt was in his first term as president, John Dillinger and Pretty Boy Floyd were slain by FBI agents and F. Scott Fitzgerald published "Tender is the Night."
Seventy-seven years later,...
| Oct 24, 2011
| 4:44 PM
Catholic school enrollment continued to decline this year, although at a slower pace than in recent years, according to the Archdiocese of Baltimore.
The archdiocese said the number of its students declined 4.3 percent this year. However, the latest...
| Oct 24, 2011
| 12:00 PM
This year, Halloween will be a little less scary in Baltimore County.
After turning the State Fairgrounds in Timonium into the "Timonium Scaregrounds" attraction last fall, organizers of the haunted house were unable to reach a deal to replicate the...
| Oct 21, 2011
| 9:35 AM
Since their sport does not drive conference realignment, women’s basketball coaches had never created a stir on the issue. But women’s basketball has never had a coach quite like Connecticut’s Geno Auriemma.
He’s edgy, opinionated...
| Oct 20, 2011
| 6:31 PM
In 1972, tiny Immaculata College in suburban Philadelphia, made history by winning it's first of three straight natiional championships in college women's basketball. The all women catholic school's basketball team, with little money and poor facilities,...