| Oct 15, 2013
| 4:23 PM
My column today is about mental health professionals and others who are offended by the marketing approach -- state hospital escapees torturing people -- of one of the local haunted houses. You can read it here. I ended up taking......
| Oct 9, 2013
| 10:51 AM
Orlando Repertory Theatre brings its young audience to the ballpark of history as it opens "Jackie and Me" this week. The play addresses the contemporary issue of bullying by holding up baseball legend Jackie Robinson as an example of grace...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Thanksgiving 2013 in the United States is as late as it can be this year — Thursday, Nov. 28, 2013. Leading up to that date, and over Thanksgiving 2013 weekend, as always, there will be plenty of TV programming related to the holiday (and even the...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 1:45 PM
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| Oct 21, 2013
| 1:07 PM
The event: “An Indian Summer Evening With Jakob Dylan and the Wallflowers,” benefiting the Boys & Girls Club of Malibu Teen Center.
The setting: Guests partied al fresco Saturday at the Malibu estate of “The Bachelor” creator...
| Feb 4, 2013
| 1:27 PM
Win the Super Bowl, and head to Disney. It's a tradition now since Phil Sims uttered the words, "I'm going to Disney World" after winning Super Bowl XXI with the New York Giants in 1987.
Now, Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco gets the free trip...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 4:33 AM
A Downstate Illinois GOP county chairman resigned Thursday after likening former Miss America Erika Harold, who's challenging a sitting Republican congressman in next year’s primary election, to a "street walker" whose "pimps" were Democrats and...
| Oct 14, 2012
Host of 'Hour Magazine' TV show
Gary Collins, 74, an actor who was the host of the syndicated TV show "Hour Magazine" and a former master of ceremonies for the Miss America Pageant, died early Saturday in Biloxi, Miss. Collins died of...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 4:49 PM
There's no ingrained beauty-pageant culture in Connecticut the way there is in, say, Texas. The last Miss America to hail from here won 80 years ago, and no one from Connecticut has ever taken the Miss USA crown. Until now.
Erin Brady of South...
| Mar 10, 2013
At age 23, Lindsay Avner took charge of her genetic fate by electing to have her healthy breasts removed before cancer could strike first. Six years later, the North Side woman has zero regret, she said.
"I feel so fortunate to have had this opportunity...
| Sep 15, 2013
| 8:01 PM
Miss New York Nina Davuluri was named Miss America 2014 in Atlantic City on Sunday night.
Miss Florida Myrrhanda Jones, a University of Florida journalism senior and Gatorette impressed on pageant night performing her baton twirling while wearing a knee...
| Jun 30, 2013
| 10:17 AM
Brittany Smith, a medical assistant from west suburban Elmhurst whose specialty is Irish dancing, was named Miss Illinois Saturday night.
Smith, who had earlier won the title of Miss Northern Suburbs to advance to the finals of the pageant, was...