| Mar 17, 2014
| 10:00 PM
STRIKE A (YOGA) POSE
The Yoga Shop
3880 N. Milwaukee Ave. 312-509-3880
New to yoga? Not bendy enough? No worries. This unpretentious Portage Park studio prides itself on zapping the intimidation factor out of the often serious practice. Owner Jim Cogan...
| Mar 22, 2014
| 5:14 AM
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — In a new development in the search for the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, a Chinese satellite has spotted a large object floating in the southern Indian Ocean, Malaysia's defense minister said Saturday.
| Mar 23, 2014
| 5:00 AM
I'd like to add to the recent article on meditation that for many people, moving meditation can also be a good way to quiet the mind, calm the emotions and heighten awareness ("The pause that refreshes," March 20).
I teach qigong in Baltimore. The slow,...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Imagine a patient, observant and precise writer like the late W.G. Sebald reborn as a Nigerian exile, returning to and then wandering about that country's teeming and chaotic cultural capital, Lagos. That, in broad strokes, is the voice of the narrator of...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 2:30 PM
One of the world's oldest forms of physical therapy is becoming more popular, with demand for massage therapy increasing at a fast rate, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Massage therapy is more than a way for banged-up athletes to rehab...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 5:13 PM
Flexibility is a big word for Michele Hall, whether that means teaching yoga or listening to a new perspective on a citywide issue.
Hall, 47, hopes to do more of the latter as a Laguna Beach City Council representative. She plans to run for one of three...
| Mar 27, 2014
Jenna Vollono, a resident of New Haven's Westville neighborhood and an East Haven native, was spotted on the corner of Whitney & Trumbull aves. on the opening day of her new business, Hive Hair Studio (93 Whitney Ave., New Haven).
CTNow: Are there any...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Source: Cleveland Clinic
Aging affects multiple organ systems, from the heart and lungs to your bones and metabolism. Of all the changes, musculoskeletal issues have the most impact on the aging senior's sport. These include:
| Mar 26, 2014
| 2:15 PM
The U.S. Navy is sending an advanced underwater drone outfitted with sonar equipment to the southern Indian Ocean as part of search efforts to find missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.
The 16-foot, 1,650-pound unmanned submarine is currently aboard the...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 8:15 AM
BEIJING – Aircraft flying off the coast of Australia on Friday reported their first sightings of debris that could have come from the long-missing Malaysia Airlines flight 370.
Although satellite imagery has captured possible debris, it was the...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 1:25 PM
A middle school in Evanston, Ill., has issued a new dress code barring girls from wearing shorts, leggings and yoga pants to school, on the grounds that the leg-displaying garments are “distracting” to boys.
Well, yeah. Google “...