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Halloween

Halloween
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Top Halloween Articles

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  • James Schlesinger dies at 85; former Defense secretary and CIA chief

    James Schlesinger dies at 85; former Defense secretary and CIA chief
    James R. Schlesinger, the hawkish and sometimes overbearingly erudite conservative whose controversial Washington career included serving as U.S. secretary of Defense under Presidents Richard Nixon and Gerald Ford before becoming the nation's first Energy...
  • Mark Hamill's role in new 'Star Wars' movie began with lunch in Orlando

    Mark Hamill's role in new 'Star Wars' movie began with lunch in Orlando
    For two years, Mark Hamill kept a secret he learned in Orlando. "Star Wars" mastermind George Lucas had invited Hamill and Carrie Fisher to lunch and asked them to reprise their roles of Luke Skywalker and Princess Leia in a planned "Star Wars Episode...
  • Kevin Hunt: Despite E-Payment, AT&T Shuts Off U-Verse Service. Twice.

    Kevin Hunt: Despite E-Payment, AT&T Shuts Off U-Verse Service. Twice.
    Electronic payments reduce toxic pollutants and solid waste, save tress and, of course, can pay bills on time. Somehow, inexplicably, e-pay failed to pay a $56.13 bill AT&T's U-Verse had sent David Tanner and Tracy Kane of West Hartford for adding a...
  • Walking Dead returns to Halloween Horror Nights

    Walking Dead returns to Halloween Horror Nights
    They say celebrity deaths come in threes, so perhaps it's appropriate that "The Walking Dead" is coming back for round 3 of Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Studios. The zombie-driven TV drama, which appears on AMC, will be featured prominently...
  • Chicagoland native Michael Novak soars with the Paul Taylor Dance Company

    Chicagoland native Michael Novak soars with the Paul Taylor Dance Company
    For Michael Novak, the performing arts have come full circle. As a kid growing up in Rolling Meadows, Ill., he was bitten by the stage bug when he attended his first theatrical performance: "The Phantom of the Opera" at The Auditorium Theatre in Chicago....
  • CANNES: Nicolas Cage Stars in Supernatural Thriller 'Pay the Ghost' (EXCLUSIVE)

    Nicolas Cage is materializing in Voltage Films' supernatural thriller "Pay the Ghost" with Uli Edel ("The Baader Meinhof Complex") directing. Producers are Voltage's Nicolas Chartier and Craig Flores along with Ian Levy of Midnight Kitchen Prods. Mike...
  • Like/Dislike: Gwen Grastorf, actor

    Like/Dislike: Gwen Grastorf, actor
    Ever wonder what the circus was like 70 years ago? Ask the performers of the Happenstance Theater. The visual, poetic theater company will be putting on its own version of what goes down under the big top with "Impossible! A Happenstance Circus,"...
  • Berwyn barbecue bar vies for the belt

    Berwyn barbecue bar vies for the belt
    A man known as "Mark the Knife" is famous for balancing a lawn mower on his chin. A few weekends ago, he performed his act in Berwyn, in which he whipped cigars out of people's mouths and stuck a scorpion down his pants. It took place at a bar on Ogden...
  • Halloween in May: Costume website offers deep discounts

    Halloween in May: Costume website offers deep discounts
    It's common Savvy Shopper knowledge that buying off season can yield the best savings.  That proves to be true at the website buycostumes.com, which is offering 80 percent off a large variety of its costumes selections.  Costumes regularly priced in...
  • Comings and goings: Tinley Park's SportStation closes

    Comings and goings: Tinley Park's SportStation closes
    Business news in the southwest suburbs. Orders caught up in closing A Tinley Park company that provided uniforms and sports gear for local teams and players for more than 20 years closed earlier this year and left many unsatisfied customers. The...
  • Local Voices Lake: April 3

    Local Voices Lake: April 3
    Letters to the editor from Kildeer, Wadsworth and Lake Barrington. Election costs I laugh at the letters to the editor from people who are so upset that Bruce Rauner is "buying the election." I bet many of them are union members who are afraid of...