| Dec 17, 2010
| 12:10 PM
What do you do for Christmas if your wife's birthday happens to fall the day before?
If you're David Savenok of Wheaton, you buy her a new car.
Last year Savenok surprised his wife, Tammy, with a Lexus RX350, working out a deal with McGrath Lexus of...
| Jan 17, 2011
| 9:15 AM
The prices of some used cars have risen to laughable levels. For proof, one need look no further than a 14-year-old Chevrolet Lumina on the lot of Andy Mohr Chevrolet in Plainfield.
It's not just that the odometer reads 156,706 miles (two-thirds the...
| Sep 1, 2010
Calvert Hall, safety, senior
A quiet player with a loud game, Amos (6 feet 1, 200 pounds) moves from corner to free safety, where he will show off his ability to cover a lot of ground. He has drawn interest from Connecticut, Temple and...
| Jul 1, 2011
| 5:49 AM
The sexual assault case against former IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn was close to collapse on Friday, sources close to the case said, in a dramatic turnabout that could upend French politics again.
Local, national and international media were...
| Aug 13, 2011
| 3:28 PM
Joy Tomko and Paul Whiteside were married June 4 at St. Vincent Basilica. The Rev. Paul Taylor performed the ceremony.
The maid of honor was Jill Rugg, sister of the bride. Bride’s attendants were Jaime Tomko-O’Malley, sister of the bride;...
| Aug 26, 2011
| 2:05 PM
This year's Chicago Dancing Festival, which finishes up Saturday with a free extravaganza at the Pritzker Pavilion, has been fun, uplifting, broad and deep. Certainly we've seen a lot of new faces, just as the increase in offerings has also attracted...
| Nov 4, 2011
| 1:36 PM
Imagine getting fuel efficiency that reaches 40 mpg and beyond, on models that sell for thousands of dollars less than hybrids. Manufacturers have delivered just that with several new and redesigned gas-sipping rides for 2012 — many of them...
| Nov 7, 2011
| 11:24 AM
One of the most basic tenets of the American Dream is being called into question by recent economic data. Can each new generation do better than the one before it?
So far, today's young people aren't off to an encouraging start.
According to analysis by...
| Sep 6, 2011
| 9:32 AM
Dance companies see winter coming long before the rest of us. Many of their performance dates have been booked since May, and their season brochures have long since gone to the printers for distribution to potential subscribers.
The Washington Ballet was...
| Sep 10, 2011
| 11:08 AM
KTLA 5's Gayle Anderson profiled the following events for the weekend of Sept. 10, 2011:
29th Annual Lomita Fair St Margaret Mary Church 255th & Eshelman Avenue Lomita 1 310 835-2715 www.lomitafair.net This is the weekend of the 29th Annual Lomita Fair,...
| Sep 10, 2011
| 8:43 PM
The Fort Hays State football team played their first road game of the season on Saturday afternoon (Sept. 10) at Truman in Kirksville, Mo. The Tigers outgained the Bulldogs by nearly 100 yards, and had nearly three times as many rushing yards, but miscues...