| Jan 20, 2015
| 2:40 PM
David DeCoursey was for 25 years the executive director of Leadership Greater Chicago, which has offered training on civic issues to hundreds of leaders in business, government and nonprofits.
"The number of civic leaders who LGC didn't just touch but...
| Jan 16, 2015
| 5:00 PM
A new exhibit opening Saturday at the Peninsula Fine Arts Center captures one of the nation's — and the Peninsula's — ugliest chapters in history with a thought-provoking collection of photographs, paintings and other works of art....
| Jan 8, 2015
| 11:09 AM
Abstract painter June Harwood, who was part of the so-called hard edge movement of the 1950s and '60s, has died at her home in Studio City where she lived alone. She was 81.
Her body was found Sunday by a friend who came to check on her.
| Dec 15, 2014
| 9:00 PM
On a warm day last spring, 16-year-old Hugo Pascual Tomás and his older brother Francisco left their home in Guatemala and set off on a 2,700-mile quest to find their mother.
The boys had been left in the care of their elderly grandparents in 2001,...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 1:13 PM
We must pay attention to the mistakes of history, some wise person once said, so we can do a better job of making them in the future. That's how I feel during the current Ebola crisis when I see how well we Americans seem to be repeating the mistakes of...
| Nov 7, 2014
LOUIS E. COSTANZO
was promoted to president at L.R. Costanzo Co. Inc., a family-owned construction-services company in Scranton.
As a fourth-generation Costanzo, he has earned a master of business administration degree from Cornell University's S.C....
| Nov 13, 2014
| 12:43 PM
East Stroudsburg University, the No. 1 seed in the NCAA Division II Women's Soccer Atlantic Regional, will host No. 4 seed Notre Dame (Ohio) and No. 5 West Virginia Wesleyan in a first-round game on Friday at 1 p.m. before taking on the winner on Sunday...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 3:32 PM
STORRS — A cybersecurity labor shortage is hamstringing efforts in business and government to combat an ever-widening online threat from hackers, a senior White House security said Monday at a symposium on Internet security.
"We just have not...
| Oct 10, 2014
| 8:10 PM
A Howard County high school teacher who was raised in a family of educators and turned to the profession as a second career was named the state's Teacher of the Year Friday.
Jody Zepp, 54, of Owings Mills, was born in Baltimore and grew up in...
| Sep 27, 2014
| 6:09 PM
Half a century ago, engineers constructed a massive elevated highway through the center of this industrial city to quickly funnel traffic from downtown to the growing suburbs to the north.
Now, Van Robinson wants to make it disappear.
"We need to tear...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 8:29 AM
Thousands of students across the country are lifting their red Solo cups to cheers to the nation's top party schools, named Monday by The Princeton Review as part of its annual list of college rankings.
This year Syracuse University in New York beat out...