| Oct 8, 2013
| 5:41 AM
Mark Gilbert expects you'll meet a pair of gay best friends at the Fort Lauderdale Gay and Lesbian Film Festival.
The first is "G.B.F," the festival's curtain-raiser concerning the hottest fashion accessory among status-seeking teen queens at a high...
| Mar 10, 2011
| 11:32 PM
NEWPORT BEACH — Bernhard Langer has seen some of his peers go from the Champions Tour to the PGA Tour and achieve success. But the 53-year-old does not want to follow suit because he thinks "bouncing back and forth doesn't do a whole lot."
| Feb 18, 2011
| 5:25 AM
LOS ANGELES -- Let's begin with the understatement of the century in sports: Jerry West is a complicated guy.
Thursday night at Staples Center, in a prelude to NBA All-Star festivities, they honored him by unveiling a statue of his likeness. Thursday...
| Nov 12, 2010
| 7:50 PM
Meet 'The Machine'
Los Angeles Laker Sasha Vujacic will make an in-store signing appearance at AT&T Newport Beach Store, 4678 Campus Drive, Ste. C,D,E. The event is from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. and is free to fans who want to meet the NBA player....
| Nov 13, 2010
| 5:23 PM
A Mitzvah Expo will be held from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Hilton Costa Mesa, 3050 Bristol St. Bring your family and plan your Mitzvah Celebration with pre-qualified professional service providers. For free entry, register at http:/...
| Nov 15, 2010
| 8:21 PM
Sports Hall of Fame
The Newport Sports Museum hosts its inaugural Hall of Fame Night with basketball greats Jerry West and Bill Sharman. Attendees will receive a Northern Trust Open weekly grounds ticket, valid Feb. 15 through Feb. 20, and a...
| Jan 26, 2012
When President Barack Obama said in his State of the Union speech Tuesday that big banks are "required to write out a living will," it was the first time that many Americans had heard of the banking rule.
Obama, who appears to be in re-election mode,...
| Feb 10, 2012
| 3:33 PM
Federal authorities are looking for two men wearing masks and hoods who robbed a TCF Bank branch in Rolling Meadows shortly after noon, and another man who held up a Logan Square Northern Trust bank an hour later.
In a surveillance photo released by...
| Feb 13, 2012
| 8:01 AM
The Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center will host its 2012 Humanitarian Awards Dinner on March 6, 2012 at 5:30 pm at the Hyatt Regency Chicago. This event aims to garner support for the Museum's ongoing educational mission and celebrate the lives...
| Jul 5, 2011
Older Boy Scouts in Chicagoland and around the nation are rebuffing satirist Tom Lehrer's spoof on their "Be Prepared" pledge, which says: "Be prepared to hold your liquor well. Don't write naughty words on walls if you can't spell."
| Oct 3, 2011
On a September evening, in a large tent pitched outside his bank in downtown Lake Forest, Ed Wehmer took the microphone and addressed 350 people celebrating the 20th anniversary of what is now Wintrust Financial Corp.
The jocular 57-year-old is known...