| Apr 7, 2013
| 8:27 PM
Florence (Schaub) Krueger — former nurse, former Presentation sister, bride of Maurice Krueger and the beloved chronicler of her family — passed away on Thursday April 4, 2013, her 87th birthday.
A wake service will be 7 p.m. on Tuesday,...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 12:47 PM
In the late 1970s and '80s, Melissa Francis was all over TV. She appeared in almost 100 commercials and spent two years in the cast of "Little House on the Prairie."
But Francis, now an anchor on the Fox Business Network, didn't reach those heights by...
| Mar 25, 2013
| 6:47 PM
The school bookstore ran out of shirts Monday. The athletic website crashed twice. The basketball coach received more than 1,000 texts. The star guard saw three alias Twitter accounts start in his name.
"And one already has more followers than me,''...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 6:22 PM
Does anyone go through the newly ubiquitous body scanners at airport security and not wonder whether they are doing damage to themselves? I hope not. Because the short answer is we don't know.
We certainly know what the Transportation Security...
| Apr 13, 2012
| 8:19 AM
Kevin Byrne, the Ravens' senior vice president for public and community relations, will receive the Lifetime Achievement Award from Marquette University’s athletics department and the Marquette University Alumni Association on April 27.
He earned a...
| May 1, 2012
MILWAUKEE — The explosion in digital devices has triggered a rush by companies to hire digitally trained employees to provide and deliver the content for all those smartphones and computer tablets.
John Komp has been working in the digital industry...
| May 11, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Aberdeen: Sister Francelle Clarke, 84, Sister of the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary, died Tuesday, May 8, 2012, at Avera Mother Joseph Manor in Aberdeen.
A memorial Mass for Sister Francelle will be 2 p.m. Saturday, May 12, 2012, in the Blessed...
| May 16, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Aberdeen: Sister Carol Quinn, 68, a Sister of the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary, died Saturday, May 12, 2012, in Sioux Falls.
Mass of Christian burial for Sister Carol will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday, May 17, 2012, in Blessed Sacrament Chapel,...
| Oct 26, 2012
| 10:36 AM
Chicago-area students headed to Wisconsin Friday, to learn firsthand about politics.
Sixty young people from 20 schools are taking part in Mikva Challenge’s "Elections in Action" program.
They were selected by their teachers to spend two days in...
| Nov 30, 2012
— Take a walk around Lathrop Hall at the University of Missouri, and it won't take long before you meet someone from the Chicago area.
There are the roommates from Barrington and Cary, and, two doors down, freshmen from Lemont and Mount Prospect....
| Jun 27, 2012
The following students have earned accolades, degrees and honors at colleges and universities:
Alex Vanko, of Towson, graduated magnum cum laude from the College of Wooster, in Wooster, Ohio, with a Bachelor of Arts in biology and a minor in philosophy....