| Dec 18, 2007
| 8:48 AM
On this date, five civic leaders incorporated the Chicago Academy of Fine Arts, descendant of the Chicago Academy of Design, which had sprung up in 1866 and had mounted several exhibitions before the Chicago Fire claimed it. Thus, in 1882, when the...
| Oct 3, 2008
Tropical birds chirping. Children playing baseball and soccer in Kenwood Community Park. Students rushing off to Kenwood Academy High School. Such are the sights and sounds on a recent stroll through the Kenwood neighborhood on Chicago's South Side....
| Dec 11, 2008
| 3:34 PM
The Bulls have a chance to get to .500 Friday night in Memphis. I have a chance to get to .500 in fans' opinion since I got ripped plenty for my answers last week. Hope you like this batch and keep the questions coming.
K.C., why Tyrus and Joakim are not...
| Mar 17, 2009
MUSKEGON - Muskegon is trying to work out a long term plan to maintain and improve its free parks and beaches.
They must come up with a 5-year master plan to get state funding or grants. It's basically a wish list for future projects.
| Mar 20, 2010
| 8:50 AM
DOWNEY -- An autopsy was pending Saturday on a man who died after being tasered during a scuffle with police at the end of a pursuit.
Officers were called to an LA Fitness gym at Firestone Boulevard and Ryerson Avenue around 9 a.m., after "patrons...
| Jan 12, 2010
| 4:29 PM
KENNESAW, Ga. - Dressed in camouflage and armed with a handgun, a disgruntled ex-employee opened fire Tuesday at a truck rental business in suburban Atlanta, killing two people and injuring two others, police said.
The lone gunman drove off in a pickup...
| Mar 31, 2010
| 3:29 PM
The sun was out in Wayne, New Jersey but it was definitely no day at the beach.
With well over a foot of water on Ryerson Avenue, residents had to get creative to get home. One woman left her house Wednesday morning with three feet of standing water...