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New Year's Day

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  • H. Juergen Krenzien, 1928–2014

     H. Juergen Krenzien, 1928–2014
    H. Juergen Krenzien, the former owner of Paul Klein Travel in Chicago and a sought-after adviser on luxury travel, had a client list that included members of some of Chicago's most prominent families. "He'd been everywhere a traveler could ever dream...
  • A peek inside haggis, Scotland's national dish

    A peek inside haggis, Scotland's national dish
    Authentic haggis is not for the squeamish. Under "Ingredients" on the label of packaged versions, you'll typically find oatmeal, onion, suet, seasonings — so far so good, eh? — and lamb offal. Offal. Sometimes called pluck. It's the innards:...
  • Naperville North grad touring with a cappella group

    Naperville North grad touring with a cappella group
    Several months ago at his parents' Naperville home, Randy Stine stumbled on an issue of his high school newspaper in which seniors talk about their future plans. He doesn't remember writing that he wanted to be a successful singer in an a cappella...
  • Welcome to the new College Football Playoff era

    Jimbo Fisher's gaze drifted toward the crystal football trophy he held tightly in his hands as he carefully lifted it triumphantly. It was a token of all the hard work and countless hours Fisher's Florida State Seminoles put into winning the national...
  • More than 100 couples renew vows in Allentown church

    More than 100 couples renew vows in Allentown church
    They've lived through new love, the honeymoon phase, babies and other deliriously happy times. But, as Allentown Bishop John O. Barres pointed out, the 130 couples who gathered Sunday for the diocese's annual Anniversary Mass also have seen, "hurricanes...
  • 'Sorry' is not enough

    'Sorry' is not enough
    Christianity and Judaism have many customs and symbolism in common. Naturally, as the aphorism states, the child does not stray far from the mother. We both take vows to repair our character. But in one area we grossly diverge; the proclamation of the New...
  • On brink of AL East title, Orioles could clinch with win at home for first time in 45 years

    On brink of AL East title, Orioles could clinch with win at home for first time in 45 years
    When the Toronto Blue Jays overtook the New York Yankees for second place earlier this week and then won their game Wednesday night, the Blue Jays guaranteed that the Orioles couldn't capture the American League East crown until Monday at the earliest....
  • NFL UPDATE: How players with Virginia connections fared in preseason Week 1 (plus Hall of Fame Game)

    When many of us last saw Logan Thomas, he was getting knocked woozy in Virginia Tech's Sun Bowl loss to UCLA on New Year's Eve. Even before then, he took plenty of criticism -- often deservedly so, he admitted -- for inaccurate passing. But Saturday...
  • Seminar set for Oct. 28 in Fort Lauderdale

    Estate planning Professionals in estate planning and trust services are invited to the 13th Annual Joint Tax and Estate Planning Seminar and Breakfast to be held Oct. 28 at Nova Southeastern University's Rose and Alfred Miniaci Theater in Fort...
  • Ben Lovejoy has been a great fit with Ducks

    Ben Lovejoy has been a great fit with Ducks
    Branded as a sixth or seventh defenseman by the Pittsburgh Penguins and unsure if he could rise above that ceiling, Ben Lovejoy wondered if his hockey career had stalled before it had really begun. "I would have gone to Antarctica for a fresh start," he...
  • Amy Poehler talks drug use, Arnett divorce in memoir 'Yes Please'

    Amy Poehler talks drug use, Arnett divorce in memoir 'Yes Please'
    Amy Poehler is sharing several juicy secrets about her personal life ahead of the release of her memoir "Yes Please." In excerpts that surfaced via RadarOnline, the "Parks & Recreation" star has detailed her previous drug use and her feelings about...