| Aug 31, 2013
| 2:23 PM
Stephan Shay's first road race after graduating college was the Stratton Faxon New Haven 20K on Labor Day in 2009.
That was the second year the race honored his older brother Ryan, who collapsed and died during the Olympic marathon trials in New York...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 10:31 AM
Introducing our Top 10 Hot New Faces of Chicago Theater. We have improvisers and comedians, singers and storytellers and impeccably trained actors aplenty. We think you're looking here at some soon-to-be-famous faces. Either way, once the heat of summer...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 1:05 AM
The South Dakota Veterinary Medical Association held its 122nd Annual Meeting at the Ramkota Convention Center in Sioux Falls August 11-14. The meeting included continuing education opportunities for over 200 veterinarians and veterinary technicians,...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 4:48 PM
If you have attended a school board or City Council meeting in the past year, you’ve probably seen at least one recent high school graduate in the audience, absorbing policy changes and city codes.
It’s not unusual for La Cañada Flintridge...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 12:48 PM
Stephen “Steve” Taylor’s passport was filled with customs stamps from his many travels, whether to third-world countries for mission trips or to Jamaica to relax with his wife.
Travel, ministry and education were hallmarks of a life...
| Aug 25, 2013
| 1:08 AM
SOUTH BEND--About 26 percent of students who enroll at Indiana University South Bend earn a bachelor’s degree within six years.
That’s a statistic that doesn’t meet the standards of new IUSB Chancellor Terry Allison and many...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 1:00 PM
Was the college you attended -- and, hopefully, graduated from -- a good deal? And what about the college your son/daughter attended, or is attending?
No, it’s not a trick question.
On Thursday, President Obama proposed, as The Times reported,...
| Aug 23, 2013
Two million recent high school graduates will start college in the coming weeks. Sadly, many of them selected schools for the wrong reasons.
How did they pick them? Many played the ratings game. "By all means stick to the rankings," they believed....
| Aug 22, 2013
| 6:42 PM
After a near three-year hiatus, the “Glendale Glory” pro boxing series makes a return to the Jewel City on Saturday night with a nine-bout “Glendale Glory 4” card.
Undefeated prospect Gilberto “Zurdo” Ramirez will take...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 7:28 PM
Landing a good job may still be elusive for some in today’s economy, but workers on average can make $5,000 more a year in the skilled trades than college graduates, officials said Thursday night during a graduation ceremony for the Barr...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 10:37 PM
They lured him with Clippers tickets and the promise of money for college. The deal required Eric Antuche to give up years of Saturday mornings.
But it all paid off for the graduate of Verbum Dei High School in Watts.
His family drove him up to...