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  • On her way out, UIC chancellor gets $100,000 bonus

     On her way out, UIC chancellor gets $100,000 bonus
    University of Illinois trustees Thursday approved a nearly $100,000 bonus for outgoing UIC Chancellor Paula Allen-Meares, who earlier this week completed her sometimes rocky tenure as the campus’ top official. The bonus payment, which is in...
  • Stellar Student: Helping peers a plus for Tinley teen

    Stellar Student: Helping peers a plus for Tinley teen
    Of all the activities he is involved with at Andrew High School in Tinley Park, Travis Christner’s favorite, by far, is helping his peers. That’s saying a lot, because the junior is involved with a long list of activities. He is on the...
  • Brillat-Savarin's gastronomic gem resonates nearly 200 years later

     Brillat-Savarin's gastronomic gem resonates nearly 200 years later
    Jean Anthelme Brillat-Savarin was a French judge and politician who managed to survive revolution, the Napoleonic wars and the restoration of the Bourbon monarchy, all the while exercising a considerable and nuanced appreciation for the pleasures of the...
  • ETHS remembers football coach Steve King

    ETHS remembers football coach Steve King
    Evanston Township High Assistant Head Football Coach & Defensive Coordinator Steve King died Friday. According to the release: Evanston Township High School has lost a dear and beloved member of our school family. Steve King died on Friday, June 27,...
  • Nancy Teeters dies at 84; first woman on Federal Reserve board

    Nancy Teeters dies at 84; first woman on Federal Reserve board
    Nancy Teeters, who in 1978 became the first woman on the Federal Reserve board of governors, then continued to stand out by opposing Fed Chairman Paul Volcker's anti-inflation campaign, has died. She was 84. Teeters died Nov. 17 at an assisted living...
  • Career Spotlight: Volunteer finds reward -- and a job -- by giving back to community

    Career Spotlight: Volunteer finds reward -- and a job -- by giving back to community
    Who: Being a volunteer created a career opportunity for Jonathan Davidson. He recently joined United Way of Broward County as mentor coordinator with its Mission United initiative, working now in the organization for which he had been volunteering for...
  • Study: Nearly 75 percent of parents face car seats the wrong way

    Study: Nearly 75 percent of parents face car seats the wrong way
    Almost three-quarters of parents turn car seats around too early in a child's life, according to a recent study from the University of Michigan.  The American Academy of Pediatrics updated its guidelines for child passenger safety in March 2011,...
  • Girls' Volleyball: Abbott awesome for Sage Hill

    Girls' Volleyball: Abbott awesome for Sage Hill
    Calling Maddy Abbott a setter for the Sage Hill School girls' volleyball team, while accurate, is also vastly underselling what she means to the Lightning. She's a four-year starter and two-year team captain in the most successful athletic program at...
  • Bianchi: Jimbo, Urban, Saban should make more than NFL coaches

     Bianchi: Jimbo, Urban, Saban should make more than NFL coaches
    LOS ANGELES — Just last week, Florida State University reportedly negotiated a contract extension that will pay football coach Jimbo Fisher an average salary of about $5.5 million a year. That's an incredible amount of money. But not nearly...
  • Jim Harbaugh introduced at Michigan, calls it a 'homecoming'

    Jim Harbaugh introduced at Michigan, calls it a 'homecoming'
    Ending weeks of speculation, Michigan hired Jim Harbaugh as its coach Tuesday in hopes that its former star quarterback will lead the Wolverines back to national prominence. Interim athletic director Jim Hackett said Harbaugh agreed to a seven-year deal...
  • Gator Nation indeed: UF celebrates 500,000 degrees

    Gator Nation indeed: UF celebrates 500,000<sup> </sup>degrees
    By the time the final graduate crosses the stage Saturday, the University of Florida will celebrate the milestone of awarding 500,000 degrees — a literal Gator Nation. "People can identify with milestones and big numbers," said university...