| Mar 25, 2015
| 6:31 PM
You can only imagine the emotional turmoil that must have been swirling in the mind of Notre Dame men's basketball coach Mike Brey on Saturday.
The high of an Atlantic Coast Conference championship still lingering. A tough opening-round struggle against...
| Mar 24, 2015
| 8:20 AM
Editor's note: In 1948, Betty Mullen was a 15-year-old Weissport resident who qualified for the Olympic swimming trails. Although she didn't qualify for the team that competed that year in London, Mullen eventually set world records and competed in the...
| Mar 21, 2015
| 4:31 PM
Just like that, Julian Love picked sides.
It wasn’t a difficult decision.
While in a meeting with Notre Dame football coach Brian Kelly on Saturday during junior day in South Bend, Love chose to accept a scholarship offer to his “dream...
| Mar 19, 2015
| 8:29 AM
From its first moments, the new documentary "The Hunting Ground" instills a sense of dread that is very, very tough to shake.
To the tune of "Pomp and Circumstance," filmmakers Kirby Dick and Amy Ziering introduce us to a variety of high school...
| Mar 9, 2015
| 2:05 PM
With three seats up for election April 7 on the Hinsdale High School District 86 Board, six candidates have divided themselves into two slates.
"Experience matters" is the slogan of one slate. The other promotes itself as "the conservative slate."...
| Mar 12, 2015
| 12:09 PM
WEST HARTFORD — The University of St. Joseph announced Thursday that Rhona Free will take over as the school's ninth president.
"I'm delighted to be here," Free, who will officially start the job at the end of the academic year, said at a news...
| Feb 27, 2015
| 5:12 PM
During his 35-year tenure as University of Notre Dame president, the Rev. Theodore Hesburgh carried through on bold ideas that supporters say reshaped a college known mostly for its football team into a prominent academic institution.
| Feb 27, 2015
| 3:09 PM
It was October 1965. My friend David White, an Irish Catholic kid from Boston, and I, a black Catholic kid from many places, were having one of those earnest, post-midnight conversations that college kids have — I hope they still do — about...
| Mar 4, 2015
| 5:30 PM
The new commander of Naval Station Great Lakes received a much warmer reception Wednesday than during his last public appearance at the North Chicago base.
That last time in February, Capt. Jim Hawkins took the polar plunge into Lake Michigan with...
| Mar 3, 2015
| 2:16 PM
Bellarmine-Jefferson High enjoyed the most success of any softball team in the city the past few years, winning five straight league titles, capturing a CIF Southern Section Division VI championship in 2013 and getting to two other title contests in...
| 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:...