| Jan 7, 2014
| 9:35 AM
Arlington Heights officials recently approved a 2.75 percent raise for the village manager.
Bill Dixon's full salary package, effective Jan. 1, is now $207,092, according to Mary Rath, human resources director for the village.
Dixon, 67, said the...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 12:53 PM
Sister Lois Mueller, a Sister of Mercy whose career as a teacher and administrator took her to parochial schools in Baltimore, Washington and Georgia, died Wednesday of pneumonia at the University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center. She was 98.
| Dec 15, 2013
| 2:52 PM
A Loyola University cafeteria worker was ordered held on $325,000 bail Sunday on charges that he conspired in the robbery of the dining hall early Friday and, after being arrested, attacked two police officers and tried to escape a police station...
| Dec 14, 2013
| 2:49 PM
Two men, including a dining hall employee, were charged with aggravated robbery after a cafeteria manager at Loyola University Chicago was held at gunpoint early Friday and forced to hand over money from a safe, police and prosecutors said.
| Oct 18, 2013
| 2:55 PM
In the days after Megan Chuhran was sexually assaulted in a Kalamazoo College dorm room, she felt like she was torn between two terrible options: let the traumatic experience go, or endure months of interviews, hearings and investigations from professors,...
| Nov 24, 2013
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;...
| Oct 20, 2013
One after another, teenage girls or their mothers approached their prominent West Side minister and accused the music director at his rapidly growing church of rape and molestation.
Instead of alerting police, Apostle John Abercrombie in three instances...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 11:07 AM
If the District 113 Board of Education can find money in the construction budget to pay for the technology, spectators at Highland Park and Deerfield high schools won't have to sweat as much when new swimming pools open in 2015.
| Sep 18, 2013
Rather than destroying bacteria to fight infections, a University of Illinois at Chicago researcher is trying to "tweak" their savvy communication networks and block the signals that lead to infection and disease.
Researchers have known for several...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 3:15 AM
Andrew Cassilly recently announced his candidacy for the Bel Air seat in the Maryland House of Delegates, District 35B.
Cassilly is a lifelong resident of Harford County, graduating from Bel Air High School in 1984 and enlisting in the 29th light...
| Sep 19, 2013
Many have a hard time adapting to change, and it’s no surprise that the U.S. health care system is having the same problem. Many organizations may be trying to implement changes slowly to reach a certain outcome, but everything takes time. Nothing...