| Aug 26, 2010
| 1:56 PM
M. DOLORES BENVENUTO, 79, Melbourne, died Wednesday. Brownlie-Maxwell Funeral Home, Melbourne.
BARBARA CORAGGIO, 67, Melbourne Beach, died Wednesday. Brownlie-Maxwell Funeral Home, Melbourne.
NATIVA BUCHANAN RHODES, 79, Melbourne, died...
| Aug 20, 2010
| 4:06 PM
SHIRLEY BOLINDER, 86, Titusville, died Thursday. North Brevard Funeral Home, Titusville.
DIANN M. REAMS, 75, Melbourne, died Wednesday. Brownlie-Maxwell Funeral Home, Melbourne.
GERALD L. BALLENGER SR., 67, Grand Island, died Wednesday....
| Feb 16, 2011
| 10:03 AM
The damage to a historic West Side church from the Groundhog Day Blizzard is estimated at more than $1 million, according to church officials.
The storm battered the roof of First Baptist Congregational Church, 1613 W. Washington Blvd., as winds and...
| Feb 4, 2011
| 10:14 AM
One of the casualties of the Blizzard of '11 is an historic West Side church, where two Gothic-style towers came down, sending stone, bricks and parts of the truss roof of the church into the sanctuary.
Rev. George W. Daniels, senior pastor of First...
| Apr 1, 2011
| 4:37 PM
Dinner. Supper. Getting your grub on.
Whatever you call it, for many American families the simple act of a family meal has become rocket science.
Busy schedules often pre-empt the treasured ritual of sitting around a table and sharing a meal and...
| Jul 17, 2011
| 9:27 PM
The Pitchfork Music Festival 2011 is a wrap. And here’s our wrap-up of Sunday’s action in Union Park, with reporting once again from your truly (GK), the tireless Bob Gendron (BG) and the ever-vigilant Kevin Pang handling video and editing....
| Jul 17, 2011
| 5:34 PM
Hundreds of teenagers and 20-somethings queued up along Ashland Avenue before the gates opened at the Pitchfork Music Festival, enduring a relentless midday sun in exchange for the best vantage points around the festival stages.
Though Pitchfork's crowds...
| Jul 16, 2011
| 11:43 AM
Day 2 of the Pitchfork Music Festival in Union Park is at an end, with another sell-out Saturday. Here’s how it went down, with reports from me (GK), my hard-working colleague Bob Gendron (BG) and video and editing from Kevin Pang.
| Jul 2, 2011
| 10:41 AM
With the sixth annual Pitchfork Music Festival just around the corner July 15-17 in Union Park, the Chicago-based music Web site has announced it’s expanding the franchise to Europe.
Pitchfork Music Festival Paris will debut Oct. 28-...
| Jul 6, 2011
| 7:29 PM
UPDATE: Antwon Barr, 18, was located and was returned home safely, police said tonight. No additional information was released.
An 18-year-old man missing from his West Side home is mildly autistic and police are seeking the public's help in finding him....
| Sep 30, 2011
| 10:31 PM
“Why in the night sky are the lights hung?/Why is the Earth moving around the Sun?”
So many questions, so few answers. At the Chicago Theatre on Friday in the first of two-sold-out concerts, Robin Pecknold and his band Fleet Foxes stood in...
| Sep 7, 2011
| 7:16 AM
Rosie O'Donnell and her daughter dined at Harry Caray's Italian Steakhouse in River North Tuesday. O'Donnell signed a baseball for the Chicago Sports Museum at Harry Caray's Tavern at Navy Pier and added a #22 to it in honor of her jersey number in "A...