| Apr 22, 2015
| 8:08 PM
Twenty-three anti-Semitism watchdog groups from across the country have signed a letter to the president of Northwestern University expressing their concerns for Jewish students on campus after anti-Semitic graffiti was discovered on campus last week....
| Apr 23, 2015
| 3:07 AM
Fluorescent inks are all around us, even if we don't see them.
From currency to government documents and consumer goods, items are implanted with images and other authentications that are invisible to the naked eye but glow when placed under an...
| Apr 22, 2015
| 9:54 PM
The first time Eric Amaya felt that he was accepted as part of a group was when he volunteered for a community center in the Belmont Cragin neighborhood.
It was also the first place he was ever tested for HIV.
"I was extremely nervous," said Amaya,...
| Apr 14, 2015
| 2:59 PM
Northwestern University will hold a memorial service Friday for Dr. Andrew Parsa, the neurological surgery chairman at the Feinberg School of Medicine who died suddenly Monday, a university spokeswoman said Tuesday.
The service for Parsa, 48, is...
| Apr 13, 2015
| 6:24 PM
Dr. Andrew Parsa, chairman of neurological surgery at Northwestern University's Feinberg School of Medicine, died suddenly Monday morning, according to school officials and the Cook County medical examiner's office.
Dr. Parsa, 48, was remembered Monday...
| Apr 21, 2015
| 6:30 AM
Chicago's Sarah Siddons Society has designated Evanston native Jessie Mueller, winner of a 2014 Tony Award for her performance as Carole King in "Beautiful: The Carole King Musical," as its Actress of the Year.
Mueller will be honored and perform...
| Apr 20, 2015
| 11:29 AM
Northwestern University police on Monday were continuing to investigate incidents last week in which racist and anti-Semitic graffiti was found on the Evanston campus in the university library, officials said.
The incident prompted Northwestern...
| Mar 27, 2015
| 5:36 PM
As a twin, astronaut Scott Kelly knew his mission to spend a year on the International Space Station offered the perfect opportunity for a science experiment. Kelly launched into space Friday on a Soyuz space capsule while his brother, retired astronaut...
| Apr 1, 2015
| 9:25 AM
Events for the whole family are being held at local libraries.
Warren-Newport Public Library
224 North O'Plaine Road, Gurnee
(847) 244-5150; http://www.wnpl.info
School night: Kids of all ages with an adult are invited to spend the evening with...
| Mar 31, 2015
| 3:40 AM
A Northwestern University student told officials she was sexually assaulted in her dorm room Monday evening at the school’s north suburban campus in Evanston.
The student reported the assault happened between 6:30 and 7:30 p.m. in a university...
| Mar 24, 2015
| 3:30 PM
Entrepreneurs, learn how to quickly and affordably build relationships with Chicago’s angel investors. Peter Wilkins ⇒ of Hyde Park Angels, Mark Achler of MATH Venture Partners and Shradha Agarwal ⇒ of ContextMedia will discuss...