| May 21, 2012
| 8:50 AM
The Big Ten has released its 2015-16 football schedules. Northwestern should feel like the Bulls did when they hit the Draft Lottery and Derrick Rose fell into their laps.
NU’s three “no-plays” for the 2015 and 2016 seasons are Ohio...
| May 24, 2012
| 9:35 AM
Genevieve Hak Jan. 29, 1933-May 5, 2012 Genevieve Hak born Genevieve Marcella Cannizzo on January 29th 1933 in Chicago died peacefully on May 5th 2012 after a short illness. She is survived by her loving husband Myron Hak, her Children Maria Hak and...
| Jun 7, 2012
| 11:00 AM
As a teenager in ‘60s San Francisco, Joe Louis Walker lived just blocks away from Sly Stone, roomed with Mike Bloomfield, and played shows with B.B. King, Jimi Hendrix and Thelonious Monk.
Walker was the 16-year-old house guitarist at the Matrix,...
| Jun 8, 2012
| 8:00 AM
Roger Waters: Last chance. Pink Floyd’s Roger Waters builds “The Wall” outdoors as the epic two-year tour (which played the United Center in 2010) winds down this summer. Alas, his Floyd bandmates won’t be with him to replicate one...
| Aug 25, 2012
| 6:07 AM
A 30-year-old man was killed early this morning in a hit-and-run accident in the Ravenswood neighborhood, police said.
The incident happened about 1:30 a.m. at an alley in the 2400 block of West Foster Avenue, according to police.
Decolbie Esco, of...
| Aug 29, 2012
Owners of backyard chickens are quick to rattle off the pros of keeping live poultry at home: a regular supply of tastier, healthier eggs, hours of entertainment watching the antics of friendly hens and a chance to experience a seemingly lost way of life....
| Sep 2, 2012
| 2:33 PM
A 63-year-old Evanston man died early Sunday after being struck by a car the night before as he attempted to cross a street in Evanston, police said.
The man was crossing Crawford Avenue at Grant Street when he was struck by the car, Evanston police said...
| Apr 15, 2013
| 4:47 PM
A Chicago infant has died four days after her father smothered her in an attempt to stop her crying in her family's West Ridge neighborhood home, officials said.
Angelina Rodriguez, who turned five months early last week, was declared dead at Lurie...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 5:11 AM
A 26-year-old man was stabbed to death Monday evening during an apparent dispute between roommates, police said.
Following the stabbing, which happened in the Northwest Side's Albany Park neighborhood, police took the man's roommate into custody in...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 2:21 PM
A man who may have been drunk fell down the stairs of a Far North Side "L" station, hit his head and died early Tuesday, police said.
The man, believed to be in his 40s, had not been identified this morning after hitting his head at the Howard Red...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 3:10 PM
It's like stuffing a car full of clowns ... A carload of TV stars with Chicago ties are among the 765 artists set to make funny April 1-7 at the 16th annual Chicago Improv Festival.
"I'm thrilled that Craig and I will finally get to make stuff up for...
| Apr 15, 2013
| 2:47 PM
To keep pace in a changing world, Chicago's graduate business schools are beefing up their MBA course offerings with more technology, student participation and global exposure.
Northwestern University's Kellogg School of Management has opened the door...