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  • A paperless society? Not so fast.

    A paperless society? Not so fast.
    Predictions of a paperless society have been bandied about for close to half a century, driven by an unbridled faith that technology would eliminate the need for something as old-fashioned as record-keeping on pulverized cellulose. There is no denying,...
  • Arlington Heights man who drowned left money to fire, police

    Arlington Heights man who drowned left money to fire, police
    His last call for help might have been mishandled, but Henry Laseke left $400,000 for local emergency responders in his will after an Arlington Heights drowning incident last summer. Henry Laseke's estate gave the Arlington Heights fire and police...
  • Maine South student focus of blood drive

    Maine South student focus of blood drive
    Dozens of friends, classmates and neighbors braved bitter temperatures and falling snow to participate in a recent blood drive to help a Maine South High School student replenish a blood bank's supply. Dubbed "Jimmy's Blood Drive," the effort to boost...
  • Des Plaines, Park Ridge, Niles police blotter: Feb. 10

    Des Plaines, Park Ridge, Niles police blotter: Feb. 10
    The following items were taken from police reports: Des Plaines A white stone gargoyle statue valued at $150 was stolen from a front patin on the 500 block of Seegers Rd. between Feb. 1 and Feb. 2. Fifteen used tires were discarded on the parkway of...
  • Tuesday's high school roundup: Warhill, Lafayette boys and girls advance to conference semis

    Boys basketball Group 3A: In the Group 3A Colonial Rivers Conference 25 tournament first round, senior DeVonte Dedmon scored 27 points, passing 1,500 for his career, in likely his final home game as fourth-seeded Warhill beat No. 5 Southampton 83-73....
  • Inside the BRD: Three Bay Rivers wrestlers win state titles as Smithfield is third in 4A and New Kent third in 3A

    New Kent's wrestlers finished third in the state in Group 3A, while Smithfield was third in the state in Group 4A. Three Bay Rivers District wrestlers won individual state titles on Saturday at the Salem Civic Center, while eight others lost their finals....
  • Smithfield and New Kent make history in state wrestling tournament with individual titles and best-ever team finishes

    Smithfield and New Kent made strong bids for top-two team finishes in their state wrestling tournaments on Friday and Saturday. They fell short, settling for program-best third places, but both came away with a historic prize: a first individual state...
  • 'Teen Mom 2's' Jenelle Evans pregnant, Courtland Rogers is not the father

     
    "Teen Mom 2" star Jenelle Evans is pregnant with baby No. 2 by a different father from her that of first child, who she still doesn't have custody of, while still married to the first father, who is currently in jail. Oops....
  • 11:59 p.m. Tuesday UPDATE: Multi-sport high school results, pairings (including complete VHSL football regional matchups)

    Girls volleyball Group 5A South Region quarterfinals: Lee-Davis d. L.C. Bird 3-2. Atlee d. Manchester 3-0. Princess Anne d. Menchville 25-6, 25-10, 25-11. Kellam d. Hickory 25-18, 25-15, 25-19. Group 4A South Region semifinals: Jamestown d. Churchland...
  • St. Luke's observes 140 years of patient care

     
    St. Luke's has been working to heal the sick for a l-o-n-g time. The humble little hospital turned into St. Luke's University Health Network today is acknowledging its 140th anniversary of caring for patients. According to a news release, in late 1871,...
  • Study: Can Exercise Weaken A Tumor Or Slow Its Growth?

    Could exercise and mindfulness slow the growth of breast cancer tumors? A study by Yale's medical and public health schools now under way in partnership with the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute aims to answer that question. Researchers at the Breast Center...
  • Obama needs a family plan

    President Obama has several stated ambitions for his presidency. He wants it to be "transformative." He wants to unite Americans of all parties. He wants to build an economy from the middle class out (whatever that means), and he wants to help what you...