| Feb 17, 2014
| 12:07 PM
Listening to the Tibetan Singing Bowls transports Ed Susralski to a peaceful place, far from the terminal cancer that might otherwise cloud his thoughts.
As Jayne Hayes played the rims of 17 different Tibetan Singing Bowls with a mallet during a...
| Apr 20, 2014
After a mistaken diagnosis of an eye problem grounded his plans to be a military pilot in World War II, meteorologist Walter A. Bohan found another way to immerse himself in Earth's atmosphere.
"He chose meteorology to stay involved in the sky," said...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 11:08 AM
Handling rumors, gossip and teasing may no longer be such a difficult part of growing up for fourth-, fifth- and sixth-grade girls who attend the second annual Chick Chat in Geneva Feb. 22.
The all-day event, held at Geneva Middle School South and...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 3:36 PM
Betsy and Bob Sharp were living in Glencoe when the first bulldozers began clearing and shaping the sprawling tract that would open in 1972 as the Chicago Botanic Garden at the southeast juncture of Lake Cook Road and the Eden Expressway.
"We used to...
| Mar 19, 2014
New technological devices may be on the horizon for students and teachers at Glenbrook High School District 225 in the 2014-15 school year.
District officials recently discussed buying more advanced, durable devices for its one-to-one technology...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 3:56 PM
CorePower Yoga has filed papers to open a studio in La Grange.
The national franchise applied in January to open a studio on the second floor of a building at 1 South La Grange Rd., Village of La Grange Assistant Director of Community Development Angela...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 3:45 PM
Maria Rodale is the third generation to lead Rodale Inc., the independent publisher of health and environmental books and magazines in Pennsylvania. Her grandfather started Organic Gardening Magazine, and she is a longtime organic advocate but says she...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 12:14 PM
Jordan Farmar met with General Manager Mitch Kupchak and Coach Mike D'Antoni on Thursday at the Lakers' practice facility for his exit interview.
"I kind of view it as an asterisk season. We didn't have a fair shot at it," Farmar said of the Lakers' 27-...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 11:10 AM
After a spate of bad publicity over the use of an ingredient also used in the making of yoga mats, Subway confirmed that the chemical will be removed from all of its breads in a week.
The sandwich chain earlier this year drew criticism after a food...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 10:58 AM
Have you ever tried the beets and berries at Rustic Canyon? Because the dish is kind of mind-blowing when you think about it, a mess of roasted beets and purple quinoa in a rustic pottery bowl. There are herbs scattered over the top, and a few crisply...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 6:55 AM
An Evanston middle school principal sent a letter home to parents Tuesday seeking to calm controversy over a dress code that appears to ban girls from wearing leggings in certain cases — a rule that is under review after some parents complained that...