| Oct 6, 2014
| 3:20 PM
Felix A. Khin-Maung-Gyi, executive chairman and founder of Chesapeake Research Review LLC and an ethicist whose field was human research, died Thursday at his Ellicott City home of undetermined causes. He was 58.
The son of Francis Khin-Maung-Gyi, a...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 9:10 PM
As a nurse, Margaret J. "Peg" Jansson was drawn to mothers and newborns "and all the joy associated with that," according to those who knew her.
So after becoming a certified lactation consultant, Mrs. Jansson in the late 1980s founded Nursing Care of...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 10:00 PM
There's nothing like a day at the museum, but tickets can cost a pretty penny — especially if you bring the entire brood. Avoid pricey admission fees during these museum free days.
1300 S. Lake Shore Drive (312-922-7827;...
| Sep 14, 2014
| 5:26 PM
During the final phase of construction of Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital in Downers Grove in the mid-1970s, hospital administrator Philip M. Moore was at the 63-acre work site from sunrise to sunset, coordinating operations from a building known as "the...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 6:12 PM
While attending college in the mid-1970s, Cherlynlavaughn Bradley joined the American Chemical Society and began a lifelong commitment to encouraging young people, especially girls, to pursue careers in chemistry.
Ms. Bradley, 62, who in 2002 won the...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 2:19 PM
Rabbi Yoel Ackerman is bringing his skills working with students to the growing Jewish community of eastern Boca Raton as the second campus rabbi of the Boca Raton-based Jewish Education Center of South Florida.
Ackerman, originally from North Miami...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 3:29 PM
When Gralen Titus Bennett was issued a Chicago Housing Authority voucher that would pay most of his rent, he looked for apartments in Uptown, Lakeview and other neighborhoods near the lakefront.
Bennett is rooted on the West Side, and though he said he...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 8:23 PM
The fire spread quickly from a second-floor unit in the troubled Roseland apartment building, down a hallway and then up a stairwell to the third floor. By then, the screams of residents and barking dogs had broken the early morning quiet Monday, but...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 5:19 PM
Barbara Aubin, a Chicago artist and art teacher, helped start the Chicago Women's Caucus for Art in the early 1970s and taught for years at Chicago State University.
Ms. Aubin, 86, died of ascending cholangitis caused by an infection of the bile duct on...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 7:55 AM
Devan H. Popat was promoted to partner at law firm Katten Muchin Rosenman in Chicago in the Real Estate practice focusing on commercial real estate matters. Popat received his law degree from Loyola University Chicago School of Law and his bachelor's...
| 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...