| Dec 20, 2014
| 2:25 PM
Jan. 3: Alton-Audubon Eagle Festival. Activities are scheduled at the Audubon Center at Riverlands and downtown. There will be live eagles on hand, ice-carving displays and shuttles to see eagles in the wild along the Mississippi River. Advance...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 10:16 AM
Maggie Daley Park isn't the only fresh-frozen destination where families can break cabin fever over the school holiday. But its ice ribbon — an undulating quarter-mile loop rather than a standard rink — is the hottest in town. Read these...
| Nov 18, 2014
| 7:32 AM
New Trier High School students will likely be enjoying longer summer vacations for the next few years, with officials proposing a revised calendar they say is needed to ensure that the $100 million renovation of the Winnetka campus is finished by the...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 6:44 PM
Determined to ensure that the $100 million renovation of New Trier High School's Winnetka campus is completed on time and within budget, officials voted to approve a calendar for the next three school years that includes holding classes on holidays...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 8:35 PM
By Wayne Fish
Of Calkins Media
UNIONDALE, N.Y. – The road has not been kind to the Flyers this season and those woes continued on Monday night with another loss, this one by a shootout.
But it was no fault of goaltender Steve Mason, who had to...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 7:07 AM
The YMCA of Broward County will come together to celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with the 11th annual “Martin Luther King Jr. Inspirational Breakfast” Jan. 16 and the “YMCA MLK Day of Service” Jan. 19. ...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 10:16 AM
After two years of construction and nearly $55 million in costs, the first part of the much-anticipated Maggie Daley Park will open Saturday when the ice-skating ribbon debuts, giving residents and the public a first glimpse of the site, according to...
| Dec 7, 2014
| 7:59 PM
Capital Prep capped off its first undefeated season with its second straight championship last year, beating Weaver in the Class L final.
The Trailblazers (27-0) will look to repeat that achievement this season with a similar cast of characters,...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 8:21 AM
Most bike tours are all about the biking, making them not all that attractive as a getaway if your traveling companion(s) don't bike. Not so with the Vietnam — Coastal Exploration package from Ride & Seek, an Australian company. Sure, there's plenty...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 3:20 PM
ELGIN — A Facebook page post apparently created by an Elgin police officer saying the Ferguson, Mo., police officer who shot and killed a young man last month “did society a favor” has left the officer on administrative leave pending...
| Oct 10, 2014
| 11:05 AM
The harsh reality that human trafficking is not just taking place overseas, but right here in Connecticut, was one of the key points driven home at a powerful performance in Glastonbury on Oct. 9.
More than 100 people from Glastonbury and the...