| May 10, 2012
| 7:00 AM
CUMBERLAND, Ohio — Mountain bikers can enjoy hidden lakes and rolling terrain where coal was once mined at the Wilds in east-central Ohio.
Thirty miles to the south sits the biggest bucket you've ever seen: The Big Muskie, a reminder of Ohio's...
| Sep 1, 2011
| 7:53 AM
Theo Epstein didn’t say no to the Cubs’ job.
Vic. To. Ry.
Lookee, lookee, lookee, kids: Someone really good and smart didn’t say no to a team and an owner and an organization that is really bad and stupid.
| Feb 19, 2011
| 7:44 AM
Here are the top deals and coupons found in this weekend's Sunday Chicago Tribune. My favorite deals this week are free Dove deodorant at Walgreens (after coupons) and the free oatmeal at McDonalds coupon.
COUPONS: Just one insert this week, a RedPlum....
| Feb 24, 2011
| 3:05 PM
Freebie of the Week: Try a medium order of Chick-fil-A's outstanding waffle fries free from 2 to 4 p.m. March 4 when you mention you're there to try the new Heinz Dip & Squeeze ketchup packets, which recently replaced the fast food chain's regular ketchup...
| Feb 25, 2011
| 2:15 AM
FREE EVENTS FOR KIDS AND FAMILIES
- See "The Tooth Fairy" free in Rosemont on Saturday.
- Polar Adventure Days is a free Chicago Park District event Saturday at Northerly Island, from noon to 4 p.m. Meet animals, do crafts and drink hot cocoa.
| Mar 2, 2011
| 5:59 AM
In honor of Dr. Seuss, whose birthday it is today, here are some deals for kids and families in Chicago:
- Half off upscale children's resale at The Second Child is one of today's Groupons. I LOVE getting daily deal discounts at second-hand shops -- it'...
| Mar 2, 2011
| 12:50 PM
COSTA MESA — Hayden Machbank did like green eggs and ham.
Hayden Machbank ate them like she should. Hayden Machbank ate them because she could.
"I was surprised because it was good," said the 6-year-old dressed in a pink Disney princess robe...
| Mar 2, 2011
| 5:08 PM
I read to second grade students at Wichita's Allen Elementary school this week, part of the observance of Read Across America week. And since the birthday of Dr. Seuss is this week too, I read one of his books to the kids. It's so much fun to hear them...
| Mar 7, 2011
| 4:58 PM
Students in four first-grade classes at Chamlian Armenian School convened in the cafeteria Wednesday, where they anxiously waited for the green eggs and ham they were about to eat to commemorate Dr. Seuss’ March 2 birthday.
During the previous...
| Apr 9, 2011
| 4:30 PM
There is a lot going on in our three Costa Mesa libraries.
People are checking out books, students are doing homework, people of all ages are doing research for projects, and there are people working on English as a second language. There are programs...