| Feb 28, 2013
| 11:05 AM
Isidor Saslav, a former Baltimore Symphony Orchestra concertmaster and Peabody Institute violin teacher, died of complications from cancer Jan. 26 at a hospital in Tyler, Texas. The former Mount Washington resident was 74.
Born in Jerusalem, he moved...
| Nov 6, 2012
| 3:54 PM
Calling Indiana University's corrective actions "substantial and meaningful," the NCAA on October 31, 2012, accepted as secondary a case IU filed with it on June 22, 2012. In short, that case involves the provision of what would generally have been...
| Aug 21, 2012
| 11:51 AM
When it comes to LGBT inclusiveness, two Chicago schools are at the top of the pack, according to a recently released list by Campus Pride.
The organization, which promotes safety for LGBT students in higher education, named both the University of...
| Aug 21, 2012
| 1:34 PM
The start of a new school year at Indiana University Bloomington has brought no slowdown to the busy summer road construction schedule.
Incoming students driving around the city have to learn the detours and back ways to avoid orange pylons and barriers....
| Aug 21, 2012
| 1:54 PM
Indiana University is beginning the new school year with a record number of freshmen.
On the main Bloomington campus, 7,600 first year students are enrolled for the fall semester. More than 60 percent of those students are from Indiana.
In all, nearly...
| Aug 22, 2012
| 2:18 PM
Indiana University Bloomington is now listed as one of the top LGBT friendly colleges in the country.
The list comes from the Campus Pride Index. It made its determinations after looking at the policies, programs and practices of nearly 350 public...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 3:43 PM
Carol Szynal last heard from her ex-husband Gary Brown on Monday, in a text message about how much he was looking forward to a vacation in San Francisco.
A day later, Brown and a woman who shared a West Rogers Park apartment were found stabbed to death...
| Aug 31, 2012
| 7:36 AM
The field is set for the Celebrity Shootout, the first official event of BMW Championship week Sept. 3-9 at Crooked Stick Golf Club in Carmel, Ind., Western Golf Association tournament officials have announced.
Current and past athletes, local...
| Sep 3, 2012
| 2:41 PM
Friends of a teen who fell five stories to his death from a balcony are recounting what happened.
Xavier Somerville died Monday after police broke up a party where many of those in attendance were drinking. Somerville was a Lawrence Central High School...
| Sep 11, 2012
| 5:39 PM
The Indiana University Police Department received calls Monday night, after people near Atwater and Faculty Avenues heard a woman screaming.
"We heard a girl screaming at the top of her lungs," IU student Kirsten Yamasaki said.
Yamasaki was with her...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 2:21 PM
The Indiana University School of Journalism will honor 10 former students this weekend with its Distinguished Alumni Awards, including Chicago Tribune Editor Gerould Kern, who is a graduate of the Class of 1971.
Since becoming editor in 2008, Gerry...