| Mar 11, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Ballerina Misty Copeland has the distinction of being one of the few African-American soloists in the world of ballet. In her newly released memoir "Life in Motion: An Unlikely Ballerina" (Touchstone Hardcover, $24.99), Copeland chronicles her...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 12:34 PM
The detailed floor plan for the Naperville Park District's long-sought Activity Center features basketball courts, child care and play areas, multipurpose rooms and exercise space.
But for planners, drawings unveiled last week to the Board of...
| Mar 20, 2014
Letters to the editor from Lincolnshire, Mundelein and Highland Park.
There oughta be a law!
Whereas, unregulated snowfall is a health hazard if not removed from walkways; and
Whereas, a large amount of snow leads to destruction of property when...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 10:37 AM
Name: Mike Bystol
Name of business: Bystol Performance Center
Describe what you do/sell/serve: Personal training, sports performance, weight loss, boot camps, physical therapy.
What sets you apart from similar...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 4:13 PM
Name: Marsha Ruttenberg
Hometown: Highland Park
Name of organization: Family Service: Prevention, Education and Counseling
Describe what the organization does:
Family Services helps community members succeed in school, work and community...
| Feb 24, 2014
Wesley M. Dixon Jr., a pharmaceutical executive, over the years chaired the boards of leading arts, health and educational institutions in the Chicago area, including the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago.
"Wes was the most important businessperson in...
| Mar 9, 2014
| 10:33 AM
Foglia YMCA in Lake Zurich is building an 8,670-square-foot addition this spring to ease overcrowding in its gym from classes, leagues and pickup volleyball and basketball games.
The $3 million expansion includes a gym and two fitness classrooms.
| Feb 25, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Today's Birthday (02/25/14). For success at work and home this year, take disciplined actions. Seldom has your creativity been so inspired, especially through August, as career gets lifted to a new level. Balance between work and family with organization,...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Today's Birthday (04/01/14). This year sparkles with creativity. Happiness is the name of the game. Romance and partnership bloom after the lunar eclipse in Libra (4/15). Finances grow all year, especially blossoming after late spring. Launch a fruitful...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Today's Birthday (02/28/14). Focus, persistence and determined action wins this year. Creativity percolates through August, sparking a career leap. Manage a busy work and home schedule with organized structures, streamlined routines, and communication....
| Mar 29, 2014
| 2:30 AM
BIRTHDAY GAL: Actress Marina Sirtis was born in London, England, on this date in 1955. This birthday gal played the role of Counselor Deanna Troi on "Star Trek: The Next Generation," as well as four "Star Trek" feature films. Her more recent work includes...