| Feb 21, 2014
| 2:20 PM
William A. Edelstein, a pioneer in the field of MRI who was also a professor in the radiology department at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, died Feb. 10 of lung cancer at his home in Original Northwood. He was 69.
The son of Arthur...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 1:16 PM
Rachel A. Pines, a classically trained pianist who later changed careers and became chief learning officer for a business consulting company, died Nov. 7 of breast cancer at the Cancer Treatment Center in Philadelphia. The former Mount Washington resident...
| Feb 25, 2010
| 4:22 AM
Tonight, American Idol host Ryan Seacrest says, the Top 12 men are going to provide us with "another night of incredible performances." Incredibly good would be a nice switch from last night's underwhelming offerings. Let's just get to said performances,....
| Aug 21, 2014
| 6:36 PM
Chicago architect Gerald Horn began his career helping design daring modernist houses in California. Toward the end of his working life, he crafted a California house whose airy, sun-bleached exterior reflected his passion for precisely honed details...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 5:40 PM
Not yet ready to embark on a comeback after undergoing colic surgery May 16, America's two-time Horse of the Year, Wise Dan, again will be a no-show when the Arlington Million is run Saturday.
But Canada's reigning Horse of the Year, Up With the Birds,...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 1:59 PM
Forward Kelly Maday, goalkeeper Dani Kaufman and midfielder Bina Saipi contributed to New Trier's Class 3A soccer state championship in June.
They were all sophomores, and with two years of high school remaining, all three made Division I college...
| Jul 26, 2014
| 2:40 PM
The potential impact on flooding, property values and open space were among the issues that brought hundreds of people to a meeting that stretched on for eight hours about a proposed Northbrook-area housing development.
The proposal, headed by...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 4:20 PM
A public hearing on a proposed housing development that would take up part of a golf course in unincorporated Northbrook was postponed Wednesday afternoon after a crowd of about 300 filled the Northbrook Village Hall beyond capacity.
| Jun 11, 2014
Should my older son be paying phone taxes in his new home state of California?
This question occurred to me recently when legislation passed in the General Assembly to allow Chicago to increase its monthly 911 surcharge to $3.90 per line, a $1.40...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 4:32 PM
Should my older son be paying phone taxes in his new home state of California? This question occurred to me recently when legislation passed in the General Assembly to allow Chicago to increase its monthly 911 surcharge to $3.90 per......
| Jun 13, 2014
| 11:05 AM
Advocates trying to change how Illinois political maps are drawn began the arduous process today of trying to prove they have enough signatures to get a constitutional amendment placed on the ballot this November.
The hearing officer for the Illinois...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 4:13 PM
There’s no good place to get a speeding ticket, but where an Illinois driver lives factors into how much more vehicle insurance will cost for up to five years after a conviction, according to a new study released Monday.
A first violation...