| Feb 20, 2015
| 9:00 PM
Here we are, 20 years after being jilted by the Rams and Raiders, arriving at a theater of the absurd.
You need to read about this stuff in a small, soundproof room, so nobody will hear your loud giggles and screeches of laughter and suggest a...
| Feb 18, 2015
| 6:30 AM
Today is Toni Morrison's 84th birthday. The Nobel laureate is the author of the novels "Beloved," "Song of Solomon," "Sula" and more than a dozen others.
Morrison is a literary and cultural force. When other writers are slowing down, Morrison...
| Feb 17, 2015
| 9:09 AM
Jewish National Fund (JNF) will host its annual Winter Connection Breakfast on Tuesday, Feb. 24 at Boca West Country Club in Boca Raton, with special guest speaker Rebecca Shimoni-Stoil, Washington correspondent for the Times of Israel.
| Mar 2, 2015
| 12:07 PM
About 500 students, parents and staff sat in St. Francis de Sales School's gymnasium on Feb. 27 to hear about a dozen students recite the speeches that won them first, second or third place in school's annual speech contest.
But they did more than...
| Feb 23, 2015
| 2:02 PM
Evidence that the global warming debate is a controversial and often hot issue was demonstrated last week by a heated local debate on the subject at a local synagogue that raised more than a few temperatures.
The venue was Congregation L'Dor Va-Dor in...
| Feb 16, 2015
| 9:33 AM
President Barack Obama's latest war strategy makes one wonder: Is another Woodrow Wilson in the Oval Office debating with himself about how to meet the existential threat that faces him?
In laying out his call to Congress for a new authorization for use...
| Feb 14, 2015
| 7:46 AM
Even if you’ve spent most of your cruise basking in the Mexican sun or eating your way through the Mediterranean, your vacation can feed more than your need to just relax and unwind.
Thanks to guest speakers, you can learn about topics as...
| Feb 27, 2015
| 6:49 AM
Naperville teens are finding what a wonderful world it can be because they know much about biology, science books, algebra and trigonometry.
For instance, what element makes up the innermost core of a Type II supernova just before core collapse? In...
| Mar 31, 2015
| 7:22 AM
It's Latin night on "Dancing With The Stars," which means lots of bikini tops and feathers. And for Suzanne Somers, a Carmen Miranda outfit. Of course.
Rumer Willis & Val Chmerkovskiy
Erin Andrews promises us that in this rehearsal footage we'...
| Feb 23, 2015
| 3:03 PM
When Tom Koulentes was named interim principal of Highland Park High School last summer, he vowed not to think or act like a short-timer.
"I told myself … I needed to forget I was an interim and just do the job because the people here, and the...
| Mar 5, 2015
| 8:00 AM
In his 1997 film "Seven Years in Tibet," French director Jean-Jacques Annaud didn't mince words about the Chinese Communist Party. The based-on-a-true-story movie, starring Brad Pitt as an Austrian mountaineer who befriends the adolescent Dalai Lama in...