| Jun 9, 2009
| 4:51 AM
(WGN-AM)- Michael Cardamone, the Aurora gymnastics coach facing retrial on charges he sexually abused seven young gymnasts, will have to wear a GPS tracking device after a DuPage judge heard today that he had taken his two sons to an Easter egg hunt, a...
| Jan 22, 2007
| 8:45 AM
Moms and dads love to spoil their kids, and birthdays are the prime time to do just that. Yet, when it comes to celebrating the birthdays of tweens and teens, that celebration can bite parents in the wallet. Too often, after the pizza has been polished...
| Aug 24, 2009
| 6:11 AM
A livery cab driver is dead after his passenger shot him late Sunday evening in the Bronx.
Police say Jose Pena-Seguira, 42, was shot once in the head and crashed his cab into several parked cars in front of 455 Wales Avenue at about 10:20pm.
| Sep 10, 2009
My son will be born any day now.
My belly, naturally, has reached the remarkable size whereby it solicits comments -- advice, usually -- from strangers.
First, the warm, knowing smiles. Next, "Do you know what you're having?" And then, the floodgates...
| Oct 14, 2010
| 2:19 PM
The numbers Bethel tailback Sam Bennett is putting up this season are surprising even him. Going into tonight's game against Hampton, he's second in the Peninsula District in rushing yards (883, or 147 per game) and touchdowns (12).
This from a kid who...
| Jun 6, 2010
Typically, we go to the desert at least once a year. We love the expansive space, several of the inns and restaurants and, of course, the otherworldly foliage of Joshua Tree National Park. We also enjoy the musical legacy of Gram Parsons, the former...