| Mar 21, 2012
| 4:23 PM
St. Patrick’s Day is a time for revelry. So it should have been no surprise that a concert by The Irish Rovers at Allentown Symphony Hall on Sunday – a day after the day for the wearin’ o’ the green......
| Oct 9, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Wednesday's print column expands on an earlier blog posting: The headlines in the papers, on TV and online have been alarming. “Bears fan gets throat slashed in Fla. bar,” bannered The Associated Press. “Suspect charged in Bears fan...
| May 28, 2012
| 7:55 AM
Wednesday, March 16
6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Mollie's Public House
31 Forest Avenue
To benefit Music Department's Spring Trip to the UNC/Greeley Jazz Festival 10% of proceeds
150th Anniversary Gala Shamrock Spectacular
Saturday, June 18
| May 28, 2012
| 7:49 AM
St. Patrick's Day Events
Go to www.kidwinks.com to find St. Patrick's Day events and activities and tons of family friendly events and activities for kids throughout the Chicago area. Follow us on facebook for daily links to free events and...
| Mar 20, 2012
| 8:25 PM
Kick a leprechaun. Pluck a shamrock. Eat meat on Friday. But, whatever you do, don't mess with Skylar.
That's one sure way to rile the Irish and 6,519 green-shirt wearing fans.
When her expression turns to a scowl, look out. There comes a time to just...
| Mar 28, 2012
| 5:54 AM
Pictured in a tall glass with ice cream poking above the rim and foam overflowing, the Irish Float looked obscenely tantalizing. It stood out from the mosaic of golden fries and fluffed up burgers in the menu of the new Greene Turtle at McHenry Row.
| Mar 25, 2012
In an age of information overload, when cellphones double as video cameras, it's refreshing to recall the excitement a radio once produced with simple announcements on the order of: "We're coming to you live, from the lovely Aragon Ballroom in beautiful...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 2:50 PM
An easy-to-spot difference between the Disney Fantasy cruise ship and its older sister Disney Dream is in the nightclub areas. The floor plans for the areas are practically identical, but the Fantasy's adult-entertainment district, called Europa, has a...
| Apr 12, 2012
| 2:57 PM
What do the Civil War, a veteran named Henry Mingay and Glendale have in common?
The Civil War was one of the first times in history that men from different areas came together to fight the enemy.
In previous conflicts, members of a fighting unit...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 7:12 PM
SOUTH BEND -- He is the biggest curiosity on the Notre Dame football team in cyberspace, an enigmatic concoction of encouraging numbers and limited playing time that dominates chat board discussions and speculation.
At least Cierre Wood is no longer a...
| Oct 10, 2012
The headlines in the papers, on TV and online have been alarming.
"Bears fan gets throat slashed in Fla. bar," bannered The Associated Press. "Suspect charged in Bears fan murder in Jacksonville," said ABC7. "Bears fan is stabbed to death in Florida,"...