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  • Charles M. Cahn Jr.

    Charles M. Cahn Jr.
    Charles M. Cahn Jr., a retired Baltimore attorney who was the managing partner of Blades & Rosenfeld, died Feb. 10 of heart failure at Roland Park Place. He was 92. The son of Charles M. Cahn, an insurance executive, and Fannie Rosenbacher Cahn, a...
  • Ethel G. Coleman, educator

    Ethel G. Coleman, educator
    Ethel G. Coleman, a retired city public school teacher, died Jan. 14 of heart failure at the Hillcrest Convalescence Center in Durham, N.C. The former Ashburton resident was 98. The daughter of William Henry Gillis, a farmer, and Barbara Goins Gillis,...
  • Could the Breeders' Cup ever come to Baltimore?

    Could the Breeders' Cup ever come to Baltimore?
    The Breeders' Cup, created as a roving championship of thoroughbred racing, shunned Louisville's Churchill Downs this week and announced it would return to Santa Anita Park in 2014 for a third consecutive year. Santa Anita, of course, is owned by the...
  • Longtime jockey Pino one win shy of joining all-time top 10

    Longtime jockey Pino one win shy of joining all-time top 10
    Jockey Mario Pino, an Ellicott City resident who has spent most of his career in Maryland, is close to joining horse racing's top 10 all-time North American wins list. Pino is just one win away from tying Hall of Fame rider Earlie Fires, who is currently...
  • Seeing Mickey Rooney in Chicago, through Christiansen's eyes

    Seeing Mickey Rooney in Chicago, through Christiansen's eyes
    Critics have their obsessions, especially in Chicago. Claudia Cassidy had Tennessee Williams. Gene Siskel had "Saturday Night Fever." Richard Christiansen had Mickey Rooney. No actor — not even a Steppenwolf ensemble member — could coax such...
  • Arlington Heights, Buffalo Grove, Palatine police blotter: Feb. 4

    Arlington Heights, Buffalo Grove, Palatine police blotter: Feb. 4
    The following items were taken from police reports. ARLINGTON HEIGHTS A man wearing a ski mask entered the Jewel Food Store, 440 E. Rand Road, at 3:10 p.m. Jan. 24, approached the TCF bank counter and demanded money from the teller. The offender...
  • Arlington Heights, Buffalo Grove, Palatine police blotter: Nov. 14

    Arlington Heights, Buffalo Grove, Palatine police blotter: Nov. 14
    The following items were taken from police reports: Arlington Heights •A gold Rolex Presidential watch valued at $15,000. a silver-colored Seiko watch valued at $3,000, a silver-colored Coach watch valued at $600, three other watches and a gold...
  • Ed Duffy, 1945-2014

     Ed Duffy, 1945-2014
    Working was a multidimensional endeavor for Ed Duffy. He was a Chicago cop, deputy chief of staff under Gov. Jim Thompson, director of the Illinois Department of Public Aid, an Arlington Heights trustee, president of Arlington Park racetrack, chief...
  • Man killed at park in Riverside officer-involved shooting

    Man killed at park in Riverside officer-involved shooting
    A man who authorities say pulled a handgun on police has died at a park in Riverside after an officer-involved shooting. About 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, two Riverside police officers “contacted” the man at Arlington Park near the 3800 block of Van...
  • Get Out: A few ways to make Sunday the best day of your week

    Get Out: A few ways to make Sunday the best day of your week
    Holiday bonanza: Do some holiday shopping at the Lambs Farm Holiday Lights, Gift & Craft Fair. More than 500 vendors will be selling myriad items — everything from handmade soaps and wearable art to wooden furniture and pet toys — for everyone...
  • News in brief for Arlington Heights, Palatine and Buffalo Grove

    News briefs from Arlington Heights, Palatine and Buffalo Grove. Superintendent candidates to visit District 25 As many as three superintendent finalist candidates are expected to visit Arlington Heights School District 25 in November. The school board...
  • Santa Anita Breeders' Cup races have been good to this trainer

    It is the 2013 Breeders' Cup this weekend at Santa Anita. That means, if you believe in trends, Richard Mandella will drive to the races in a Brinks truck. Mandella is 63, a Hall of Fame trainer as active as ever in the high-stakes world of thoroughbred...