| May 2, 2014
| 1:43 PM
At its annual signing day festivities, Deerfield High School recently honored 23 seniors who will continue their athletic careers in college.
The group included two state champions, three of the five starters on the Central Suburban League North...
| May 16, 2014
| 7:59 PM
Sen. Dick Durbin spoke Friday with students and graduates of North Central College in Naperville as part of his push for legislation that would expand options for repaying student loans and raise the tax rate on millionaires.
"I think this is a big...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Review: Laughing Bird
4514 N. Lincoln Ave. 773-506-2473
Rating: !!! (out of 4) Off to a good start
Have you ever wished you could eat at a place called the Tina Turner Tavern? If things go well for chef Chrissy Camba at new Lincoln Square restaurant...
| Jun 22, 2014
A recent Tribune editorial described college officials as "apoplectic" over President Barack Obama's forthcoming college rating system, which the White House has suggested would be tied to the amount of federal aid that an institution receives.
| Jun 12, 2014
| 12:50 PM
Digital Harbor High School is a diverse, inclusive and successful school that prepares students for computer technology careers, college and productive citizenship.
Recent media coverage about tensions among small groups of black and Latino students...
| May 9, 2014
| 4:28 PM
After the death of his 17-year-old son, a Lake Forest father left his executive banking job to work for an international Christian ministry -- a decision that stemmed from a series of devastating losses, he wrote in a subsequent book.
Now Gerard Long...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 9:26 AM
That dainty handkerchief you use to cover up sneezes should be considered more of a fierce battle shield, after new research shows that sneezes release violent gas clouds with the ability to spread germs farther than previously expected.
| Jun 13, 2014
| 1:47 PM
Cedar Lane Regional Park, a popular venue for soccer and lacrosse tournaments in Bel Air, plans to unveil a new, state-of-the-art electronic scoreboard on Saturday.
The 20-foot-tall scoreboard, manufactured and installed by Daktronics, has a 9-by-17...
| May 7, 2014
| 5:35 AM
A 16-year-old boy who collapsed during a basketball tournament in west suburban Riverside over the weekend has died.
Jermaine Cullum, of Chicago, was pronounced dead at 11 a.m. Monday at Loyola University Medical Center, according to the Cook County...
| Apr 27, 2014
| 7:57 PM
A Sunday evening Mass at Holy Name Cathedral capped roughly 24 hours of celebration across the Chicago Archdiocese over the historic elevation of two popes to sainthood.
Unable to travel to Rome for the canonization of Popes John Paul II and John XXIII,...
| May 4, 2014
| 4:14 PM
A Lakeview man accused of drunkenly driving the wrong way on Lake Shore Drive early Friday and killing a woman after he struck her oncoming taxi was ordered held on $750,000 bail Sunday in Cook County bond court.
Erik F. Johnson, 23, of the 3500 block...