| May 25, 2011
| 3:15 PM
A popular Godfrey Lee teacher has died tonight as the result of injuries sustained in a head-on collision. The collision occurred around 5 p.m. in Kentwood, near 52nd Street and Kalamazoo Avenue.
Mr. Alfredo "Fred" Solis had been teaching for five years...
| May 26, 2011
| 3:46 PM
Students and staff at Godfrey-Lee Middle and High School are mourning the sudden death of a beloved teacher and coach who was killed in a car crash the day before graduation. The School's graduation is scheduled to start at 7:00pm, Thursday; roughly 24...
| May 29, 2011
There's no point in getting wordy, so we'll simply remind you that the Tribune-sponsored 27th annual Printers Row Lit Fest takes place June 4-5. For now, here are 10 "chapters" of Chicago lit:
1 Ben Hecht, who co-wrote the play "The Front Page" and was a...
| May 27, 2011
| 5:05 PM
Houston and Dallas, we just don't like each other when it comes to sports, but rarely do we find trash talking between franchises.
Our in-state soccer rivalry between the Dynamo and FC Dallas just got more intense thanks to the Dynamo....
| Oct 8, 2009
Pam McNaull, of Pompano Beach, finds a recipe she likes and sticks with it. She's built a repertoire of dishes perfect for entertaining church youth groups, men's clubs and women's committees. That has helped her to join with her husband in his...
| Dec 11, 2006
As his hot-air balloon rises above the bustling interstate below, Kermit Weeks squints to see the morning sun peek over Orlando. Technically, the city is 40 miles away. In reality, it's getting closer all the time.
The entrepreneur welcomes mushrooming...
| Jul 1, 2010
| 2:58 PM
Nagging is one of the worst things an in-law can do, because it makes you feel stupid. If they're so worried about your situation, they should sit down and help you develop a concrete plan. When we were starting out, me, my wife, and our three girls lived...
| Aug 9, 2009
As I thought about my two-week cross-country road trip this summer, I was wary about going it alone. But I found plenty of people to keep me company on the drive -- or rather, many of them found me. (SEE PHOTOS HERE)
I solicited tips in the Travel...
| Sep 5, 2010
Traveling can be tough enough, but if you or other family members suffer from food allergies, hitting the road can be a nightmare. About 4% of adults and up to 8% of children younger than 4 have allergies to various foods and additives, according to the...
| Sep 30, 2010
| 3:45 PM
There may be few pregnancy nightmares worse than finding a lump in one’s breast, given the dueling fears that if it’s cancer, treatment could harm the developing fetus, while delay and pregnancy hormones could fuel a tumor’s growth....
| Sep 8, 2008
The products: Humans have long believed in an almost magical connection between strong flavors and good health. The burn from the hot pepper? It must be energizing the body. The pungent tang of a raw oyster? It must be energizing a very particular part of...
| Aug 26, 2010
To donate the stem cell-rich umbilical cord blood produced during the birth of her daughter, Jaime Feaster of Lake Charles, La., would have had to drive more than two hours to the nearest hospital equipped to collect it.
That's a long way to go when you'...