| Aug 1, 2013
| 2:46 PM
The back-to-school season is a time for new shoes, fresh notebooks and reuniting with old friends, not to mention getting the kids back out of the house.
But as the next school year commences, the Will County Health Department is reminding parents to...
| Aug 4, 2013
| 9:16 PM
Instilling Catholic values and promoting academic excellence by nurturing mind, body and soul.
The ACSS offers three attendance centers. Roncalli Primary is at 419 First Ave. N.E. and has SonShine Patch Daycare, Out of...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 10:00 AM
So you think classical music is purely a rarefied pursuit, where what matter are creativity, spirit and soul? The musician's body does not agree.
Not midway through a high-powered symphony. Not sitting near the crashing cymbals in Tchaikovsky's 1812...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 7:12 PM
Lindsborg residents are learning more about a 200-year flood that left their community under water.
More than five inches of rain fell on the McPherson County community Monday night, flooding about 125 homes. Initial estimates say the flood caused about...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 5:54 PM
Comedienne turned Playboy centerfold turned autism advocate Jenny McCarthy may not have a medical degree like Dr. Mehmet Oz. But she has publicly embraced some medical opinions that are even more flimsily supported by scientific evidence than some of...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 3:03 PM
Now that you've performed your patriotic duty by consuming hot dogs and hamburgers (vegetarians are excused) for America's birthday, you may resume your normal diet. And I have good news for hoagie lovers. Two new Primo Hoagies are now serving "old-...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 2:17 PM
Three weeks after leaving La Cañada Flintridge on his motorcycle, Bob Burlison has made it through more than a dozen states.
The lawyer and longtime Kiwanis Club of La Cañada-AM member is set to arrive in Florida this week as part of a three-month-...
| Apr 5, 2013
| 1:05 AM
Vaccination of horses has become a hot topic among equine veterinarians and owners. There is not one vaccination program that is appropriate for every horse, every time. The horse's immune system is not the same as ours. Therefore, we vaccinate yearly and...
| Mar 27, 2013
| 9:10 AM
The CatholicHerald website has a story about the Catholic bishop of the Philippines trying to discourage the faithful from whipping and nailing themselves to the cross on Good Friday:
Authorities in the Philippines have announced that at least 24...
| Feb 26, 2013
| 7:54 AM
The number of pertussis cases, otherwise known as whooping cough, are rising nationally, and cases locally in 2013 are up as well.
Pertussis can be unknowingly spread to others, especially infants and young children, to whom it may be deadly....
| Mar 1, 2013
| 1:05 AM
With the price of feed skyrocketing, some horse owners may have trouble providing the care and nutrition their horses deserve. As recent headlines prove, this problem can turn tragic very quickly.
Fortunately, struggling horse owners have an alternative...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 4:58 PM
The daily broadcast of medical reports, scientific studies and sociological statistics can cause your ears to ring.
Sometimes a report will contradict the findings of another issued just days earlier. More often, compelling snapshots of the American...