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  • Maggie Daley Park ice skating ribbon opens Saturday

    Maggie Daley Park ice skating ribbon opens Saturday
    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...
  • Capital Prep Looks To Repeat As State Champs

    Capital Prep Looks To Repeat As State Champs
    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,...
  • New Trier renovations might mean longer summer breaks, fewer holidays

    New Trier renovations might mean longer summer breaks, fewer holidays
    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...
  • Flyers waste stellar effort by Mason in shootout loss to Islanders

    Flyers waste stellar effort by Mason in shootout loss to Islanders
    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...
  • Elgin police officer on leave pending investigation into Facebook posts

    Elgin police officer on leave pending investigation into Facebook posts
    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...
  • Human trafficking presentation inspires Glastonbury crowd

    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...
  • Florida lawmakers litter budget with hometown projects

    Florida lawmakers litter budget with hometown projects
    TALLAHASSEE – Southwest Ranches describes itself glowingly as a rural, Old Florida time-warp of a town near Fort Lauderdale, complete with “donkeys braying, roosters crowing, and no sidewalks.” But the farming community of 7,000 on the...
  • Central Florida: Home on the (saw palmetto) range

    Central Florida: Home on the (saw palmetto) range
    The announcer, mounted on a horse named Gus, said "go," and dozens of young boys and girls ran across the rodeo arena, in pursuit of a calf and the red ribbon on his tail. The first child to get a piece of the ribbon would win a prize. A giggling wedge of...
  • Kevin Hart likely set for No. 1 with 'Think Like A Man Too'

    Kevin Hart likely set for No. 1 with 'Think Like A Man Too'
    Kevin Hart is set to again prove his box-office power with the arrival of "Think Like a Man Too" this weekend. The Screen Gems sequel should gross $30 million or more in ticket sales through Sunday, according to people who have seen pre-release audience...
  • Box office: 'Think Like a Man Too' grosses $1.8 million Thursday

    Box office: 'Think Like a Man Too' grosses $1.8 million Thursday
    Think Kevin Hart, think box-office dollars. The comic's new ensemble comedy "Think Like a Man Too" grossed $1.8 million from Thursday night showings that started at 7 p.m., according to an estimate by the film's distributor, Sony's Screen Gems. That...
  • In a grim city, a drill team marches to an uplifting beat

    In a grim city, a drill team marches to an uplifting beat
    CAMDEN, N.J. — Ice and mud surrounded the water tower in a rough neighborhood in this roughest of cities. Graffiti on the tower and on boarded-up windows of nearby houses spoke of despair: "Stop the Violence." "Stop Hating." "Keep Camden Clean."...