| Oct 14, 2014
| 10:25 AM
Menahem Pressler couldn't be much busier these days.
After the German-born pianist gives a recital this weekend for the Candlelight Concert Society, he'll head off for engagements in Europe. He'll be back there in November, then again in December,...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 12:56 PM
The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign has changed its admissions system with the hope that no more students will feel like B-list applicants, invited to join the class only after getting a second look.
In an effort to make students from...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 4:37 PM
To the editor: The article on Big Data's potential to improve healthcare overlooks a fundamental problem: Many of the institutions that hold our most valuable health data are reluctant to share them with one another. ("Big data, meet big money: NIH...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 12:23 PM
It has been 45 years since Gary Donatelli walked on to the football field at Glenbrook North High School, where he was good enough to snare a scholarship to Indiana University.
"There's nothing like high school sports," he said in a phone interview,...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 2:44 PM
A knee injury will force Victor Oladipo to watch from the bench Friday night while his Orlando Magic teammates face the Indiana Pacers in a preseason game.
But Oladipo will savor the trip to Indianapolis anyway.
Oladipo has never forgotten that the...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 8:56 AM
Chicago law firm Arnstein & Lehr has hired Kristin G. Bagbull as a partner in its Estate Planning & Probate Administration practice in Chicago. Her practice is focused on taxation and estate planning, and she advises clients on aspects of asset...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 9:53 PM
A young woman from Libertyville who was found dead Thursday night in a sorority house at Indiana University was remembered as a generous and positive person.
Kelly Ann Hackendahl, 20, a student at the university's Bloomington campus, was found...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 8:22 PM
Whitehall's roster is starting to look like an episode of "Happy Days" — filled with Cunninghams.
Senior Kourtney, sophomore Kylee and freshman Kassidy Cunningham mark the front line for the Zephyrs (6-1-1). Freshman cousin Caitlin Cunningham...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 4:39 AM
TAVARES — Teens from the Lake County Sheriff's Office Explorer program recently took first place in the crisis and hostage category at the national competition in Indiana.
The students were among more than 2,500 Explorers from the U.S., Puerto...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Every year at the end of the summer I take our Kiplinger interns out to lunch and ask them two general questions: What did you learn about personal finance during your time with us, and what advice would you give your fellow college students about...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 6:00 AM
More than half of nursing home patients who suffer severe dementia and are likely to die within a year or two are administered medications that offer little to no benefit and may cause pointless discomfort, a new study finds.
The latest research,...