| Jan 9, 2015
| 10:45 AM
The following items were discussed and/or action was taken at the Village of Lincolnwood Board of Trustees meeting on Jan. 6.
Winter parking bans begin
The first snowfall of the season on Jan. 5 triggered the alternate side parking rule to go into...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 2:55 PM
Nothing is easier, if you're a political philistine playing to an audience of anti-intellectual rubes, than to ridicule scientific research projects by caricature.
Rep. Lamar Smith, R-Texas, who frighteningly enough is chairman of the House Committee on...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 8:47 PM
In the early years of his long congressional career, Philip M. Crane was a key figure in the fledgling conservative movement that became a standard of American politics.
In the 1970s, the Illinois congressman's home outside Washington was the meeting...
| Dec 24, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Late December has a special meaning for colleges and universities, beyond the relief of winter vacation and the deadlines for final grades. This is the most important time of year for fundraising in higher education.
Even without Santa's help, some...
| Dec 28, 2014
| 12:18 PM
A passionate advocate for the falsely accused and an attorney dedicated to fighting injustice, Jane Raley helped overturn convictions of men and women who had spent years behind bars for crimes they did not commit.
During 14 years at Northwestern...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 12:39 PM
On Nov. 4, Gov.-elect Bruce Rauner won more than an election. He won the opportunity to change our state's kleptocratic political culture and make Illinois once again a hospitable place to raise a family and grow a business.
Rauner campaigned as a...
| Nov 17, 2014
| 8:31 PM
When Abigail Omdahl averaged a team-high 14.1 points per game and earned Colonial League second team honors during her sophomore season at Saucon Valley, it seemed like a given that she would continue her athletic career at the collegiate level.
| Nov 25, 2014
| 10:39 AM
When Nick Westbrook committed to play football at Indiana University this past summer, the decision raised a few eyebrows.
After a junior season at Lake Mary High that saw him catch 52 passes for 826 yards and 13 touchdowns, most figured he was destined...
| Nov 27, 2014
| 6:58 AM
Christine McCoy plans to shop on Thanksgiving evening and wake up at 5 a.m. on Black Friday to hit the stores again with a couple of friends.
The 23-year-old Baltimore resident said she will likely go to Target, Wal-Mart and Towson Town Center to score...
| Nov 28, 2014
Kayla Cunningham, a three-time Morning Call player of the year from Whitehall High School, was recently named to the American Athletic Conference all-rookie team in women's soccer.
Cunningham played field hockey at Indiana University in 2013 before...
| Nov 29, 2014
| 10:09 PM
Disabato: Southland still top football region
If there was any doubt to whether the Southland remains the state’s dominant high school football region, Saturday’s showing in Champaign should settle all debates.