| May 19, 2014
| 12:56 PM
Arthur L. Rhoads Jr., a Baltimore attorney who maintained a general law practice for more than six decades, died Thursday of complications from a stroke at St. Agnes Hospital. He was 87.
"He was a lawyer's lawyer and was representing the little guy, like...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 1:25 PM
Jens Jensen may be one of the few landscape architects who had to fight his way to the top of a profession known for idyllic, outdoor vistas of trees, plants, flowers and ponds.
Called the Frank Lloyd Wright of landscape design, the fiery Danish...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 1:14 PM
The Ravinia Coffee Station has introduced a new Sunday morning perk to the neighborhood: live music.
Weather permitting, it's a scene out of the classic Creedence Clearwater song. Down on the corner and out on the sidewalk, owner Josh Weisbart and a...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 6:15 PM
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The finalists for the 33rd L.A. Times Book Prizes were announced Thursday morning -- the complete list is below. In addition to the 50 books in 10 categories that are in the running for the awards,...
| Feb 26, 2013
Name: Gerry Field (Gerald)
Hometown: Highland Park (I grew up in Chicago)
Name of business: Field Violin Workshop
Describe what you do/sell/serve:
We make, repair, restore and sell violins, violas, cellos and bows. Our rental program...
| Oct 22, 2010
| 4:33 AM
Critically acclaimed pianist Dr. Michael Rickman, professor of piano in Stetson Universityâs School of Music, has been honored by Steinway & Sons as a new member of its prestigious roster of Steinway Artists. The New York-based company says of its a...