| Jun 7, 2010
| 6:02 PM
CHICAGO -- Marvin Isley, the bass player who helped give R&B powerhouse the Isley Brothers their distinctive sound, has died at a Chicago hospital. He was 56.
Isley died Sunday morning at an inpatient hospice at Weiss Memorial Hospital, according to...
| Jun 24, 2010
| 4:06 AM
Justin Rose has been a name for a while now. As an amateur in 1998, he made a dramatic chip-in on the 18th hole to finish tied for fourth at the British Open. A week later, he turned pro at 17.
But Rose, now 29, waited 12 years for his first PGA Tour...
| Feb 14, 2012
| 2:43 AM
A couple of years ago, the Daily Press' own music buffs Sam McDonald and Mike Holtzclaw shared some favorite tunes for setting that very romantic mood on Valentine's Day. Here are the songs they chose - as well as a few clunkers to avoid:
| Mar 17, 2011
| 10:16 AM
The United Steelworkers are organizing a rally to take place in early April at the Emmet County Fairgrounds.
Event organizers say the rally will be open to the public and represent all union employees, including teachers and state workers.
| Aug 2, 2010
| 10:20 AM
We had quite the day trip in LA. Let me tell you. One word for you guys: Hollywood. Craziness. I know what youre thinking, we get to travel around and play music for people, but this is where the real celebrities are. Im talking blow your mind star...
| Sep 22, 2010
Michael Bolton has postponed his concert that was supposed to happen at the Gallo Center in Modesto tonight.
A spokesperson for the Gallo Center says Bolton got laryngitis.
Workers are currently calling ticket holders for tonight's concert.
| Jul 4, 2011
I am sitting on the balcony of the Grand Hotel Timeo eating almond-flavored granita (a kind of Italian sherbet) for breakfast and thinking about Lady Chatterley.
More accurately, I am thinking about the real-life inspiration for Lady Chatterley —...
| Dec 12, 2010
"Unmentionables" are getting mentioned a lot lately. As we await next month's hearing for the alleged "underwear bomber" in Detroit, airport security screenings have inspired an online entrepreneur to offer tungsten-lined underwear for the sake of...
| Nov 4, 2011
When Sherry Miller needs to run an errand, shop or get to an appointment, she picks up the phone instead of the car keys — and calls a bus.
Offering convenience that other bus riders can only dream about, the Pace Call-n-Ride shuttle stops at...
| Nov 4, 2011
Shuttle bus driver Edward Lane says he hauls dozens of passengers a day — sometimes six or eight at a crack — but he doesn't use any high-tech gear to keep track of pickup times and destinations.
A cellphone for taking appointments, a...
| Sep 18, 2011
| 8:50 PM
Surprise winner Melissa McCarthy turned the 63rd annual Primetime Emmy Awards on Sunday into a Chicago-centric celebration.
McCarthy, star of CBS’ Chicago-set “Mike & Molly” and Plainfield native, was flabbergasted win her name was...