| Mar 9, 2015
| 11:09 PM
As moving trucks encircled the disgraced Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity house Monday, workers unscrewed the group’s Greek lettering from above the door. It was a remarkably rapid dissolution of the long-standing University of Oklahoma fraternity...
| Feb 27, 2015
| 2:44 PM
Benedictine University in Lisle recently named students to the fall 2014 dean's list and dean's recognized list.
The following full-time students who achieved a 3.5 grade point average or above were named to the dean's list:
From Burr Ridge:...
| Mar 6, 2015
| 2:42 PM
Theater students at Highland Park High School got the chance to watch alumnus Brian Quijada perform his one-man show, "Where Did We Sit on the Bus?" March 5, then engage in dialogue with the actor during a master class the next morning.
Now 26 and...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 1:30 PM
Sandy Chico said she feels an overwhelming sense of pride toward her former student, Matthew Kulczak, who earned a perfect score on his AP Microeconomics exam last spring at Wheeling High School.
According to a Township High School District 214 press...
| Jan 18, 2015
| 11:45 AM
A University of Iowa student from Glen Ellyn has been seriously injured after a fall in Rome.
A posting on the university website says 20-year-old Andrew Mogni, of west suburban Glen Ellyn fell early Wednesday morning and suffered serious injuries. He...
| Feb 23, 2015
| 9:10 AM
It's not every day students at Vernon Hills High School get to see a professional artist working up close in near plein air conditions, under the building's light-filled atrium ceilings.
"It's really cool!" said senior Nicolle Kaytsner, 17, of Vernon...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 8:37 AM
LAUREN L. SORRENTINO
has been named a Member of the firm at Norris McLaughlin & Marcus, P.A. She has been an associate attorney with in the firm's Pennsylvania office since 2012.
Lauren is Chair of the Norris McLaughlin & Marcus Pennsylvania Family...
| Feb 15, 2015
| 8:15 PM
Philip Levine, a Pulitzer Prize-winning poet and former U.S. poet laureate who wrote elegies to American blue-collar workers sweating through despair-laced jobs, has died in Fresno. He was 87.
Levine, who was a professor emeritus at Cal State Fresno,...
| Feb 13, 2015
| 2:39 PM
A man with a very dark side.
Two women in love with him.
And a score that includes songs that have been featured in the Olympics, Super Bowl, World Series and World Cup.
"I call it a guys' musical. It appeals to everyone, including maybe the guys...
| Feb 11, 2015
Eight student-athletes from Providence High School in New Lenox earlier this month signed National Letters of Intent to continue their athletic careers at the collegiate level, according to a press release from the school.
Tess Barrett, Miles Boykin,...
| Feb 7, 2015
| 11:44 AM
When curator Vanessa Thaxton-Ward began putting together a new exhibit marking the 100th birthday of the late African-American artist Elizabeth Catlett, she knew it would be a good chance for the Hampton University Museum to flex some muscle.