| Jun 8, 2014
| 12:27 PM
Betty J. "BJ" Lewenz, a former art teacher, photographer, poet and naturalist, died May 23 of heart failure at Union Memorial Hospital. The longtime Ruxton resident was 91.
The daughter of Ralph Curtis Deatrick and Amy Carol Henderson Deatrick, Betty...
| May 28, 2014
| 11:47 AM
Patricia S. "Patty" Farber, a former private school art teacher and volunteer who climbed Mount Kilimanjaro when she was in her 60s, died May 10 of lung cancer at her home in Brewster, Mass. The longtime Towson resident was 87.
"We got to know the...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Back in 2000, some unsung network graphics specialist had the bright idea of flipping the traditional association of red with the left and blue with the right. On election night that year, when the newscasters began to report voting results, they turned...
| May 19, 2014
| 6:31 AM
The family that works together, stays together.
Peggy and Don are reunited, and it feels so good. All it took was an ad campaign about motherhood and children. And well-lighted burger joints.
“The Strategy” felt heartwarming and slightly...
| Jun 3, 2008
Guest blogger John-John Williams IV reports:Ominous music accompanied a series of breathtaking shots of the Chileian landscape. The Mole was in full swing. That means tons of strategy, lying, and adventure.(I have to admit, The Mole is probably one of.......
| Oct 1, 2014
| 2:51 PM
Bolingbrook's retooled offense is running smoothly since a season-opening loss to Hinsdale Central.
The Raiders have made significant improvements on offense since failing to score in the second half during a 23-15 home loss to the Red Devils....
| Sep 28, 2014
| 12:45 PM
The following items were taken from Palos Heights police reports:
Someone forced entry into a house in the 13400 block of Westview Drive between 8 and 11:45 a.m. on Sept. 9. Items from the home were taken.
A 42-year-old Crestwood woman was charged...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 5:20 AM
WASHINGTON They invested in an aquaculture business, a bank and good old blue chip stocks and bonds.
The richest members of Congress found myriad ways to get wealthier in 2013, CQ Roll Call's annual survey of congressional wealth shows.
| Sep 10, 2014
| 11:04 AM
Tinley Park's football team is working out the kinks after slow starts in its first two games.
Coach Nick Johnston has implemented a special schedule for the four-day practice period before each game, with each day geared toward working on a...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 4:55 AM
SYDNEY (Reuters) - More than a dozen players accused of using banned supplements at the Cronulla Sharks rugby league club in 2011 have accepted one-year bans for their role in the scandal, Australian media reported on Friday.
The Australian Sports Anti-...
| Aug 24, 2014
| 7:04 PM
WELLINGTON (Reuters) - The New Zealand Rugby Union has cleared the way for coach Steve Hansen to select Sonny Bill Williams on the All Blacks' season-ending northern hemisphere tour without him first playing in the domestic provincial championship....
| Aug 29, 2014
| 2:56 PM
Orlando City midfielder Yordany Alvarez announced his retirement Friday due to medical reasons.
Alvarez, 29, suffered what the organization called "an undisclosed medical condition while on the field" during a game on June 7 and has not played since....