| Dec 17, 2014
| 10:07 PM
In its latest non-conference adventure, Hampton University fell into an early hole in Champaign, Ill., and lost 73-55 Wednesday to Illinois despite Dwight Meikle’s 12 points and seven rebounds.
Kendrick Nunn scored a season-high 16 points for...
| Jan 16, 2015
| 6:46 PM
"It feels a lot like camp," Ross Scheuerman said Thursday night. "It's all about football."
The "it" Lafayette College's all-star running back was talking about by telephone on "my first little bit of down time" was the week-long preparation for today's...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 2:24 PM
Carolyn J. Wolfe taught elementary school in Streamwood for 22 years, during which she gained a reputation for employing innovative techniques in the classroom.
"She was a unique individual who was very excited to teach the kids and was willing to try...
| Dec 7, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Dear Joyce: After graduating this year with a pile of tuition debt, I've applied for employment at numerous companies. Nutshell: Zip! Any clues to why I'm not getting offers? -- D.V.
A zillion things could be keeping you outside employment venues with...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 12:21 PM
Meeting her in the unassuming Chicago condo she calls home, a visitor would never guess architect Katrin "Kat" Klingenberg is a superstar in the eyes of her colleagues.
"Katrin has built the 'passive house' movement in this country," said Chicago...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 5:31 PM
Elizabeth Ann Lazier and Joseph Michael Schomburg were married in August at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church in Glendale, the home parish of the bride’s family for more than 20 years.
Rev. Canon Mark A. Weitzel, who has known the bride since she...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 5:53 PM
Craft breweries from coastal Virginia and the Blue Ridge Mountains will compete for best brew at the annual Battle of the Beers coming up Friday, Nov. 7, at The Mariners' Museum in Newport News.
At this year's event, titled "Land vs. Sea," five different...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 9:42 PM
This was a rough day for football fans in places like Columbus, Ohio, and East Lansing, Mich.
The man who helped run Michigan football into the ground got stripped of his powers Friday, giving a once-mighty program a fresh start. Once Brady Hoke follows...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 11:41 AM
Running away to join the circus is one of the great romantic ideals. "The Circus in Winter," a new musical about how circus folk spend their downtime, has run away from Indiana to seek fame and fortune on the East Coast.
Often, when a musical is being...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 2:16 PM
Elizabeth Ann Lazier and Joseph Michael Schomburg were married on Aug. 2 at St. Mark's Episcopal Church in Glendale, the home parish of the bride's family for more than 20 years. The officiant was the Very Rev. Canon Mark A. Weitzel.
Serving as maid...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 9:47 AM
Orlando East River cornerback Shelton Lewis committed to the Purdue University football program Tuesday night, picking the Boilermakers over in-state rival Indiana.
"I feel great. Now I don't have to worry about all of this recruiting," Lewis said....