| Jan 30, 2014
| 1:23 PM
Naperville may add library updates, a police training facility and downtown sound system to its capital project to-do list for the next five years.
In the meantime, councilmen have decided they're not in a huge rush to move forward with a few items...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 4:53 PM
Americans consume too much sugar, and our collective sweet tooth is killing us.
So says a study published Monday by the journal JAMA Internal Medicine. It finds that 71.4% of U.S. adults get more than the recommended 10% of their daily calories from...
| Feb 2, 2014
In 2008, I attended a reunion for Miami Dolphins players who had played in the 1983 or 1985 Super Bowls. I was eager to go. It had been 25 years since I took off my pads and helmet for the last time, and since then, I'd had little contact with most of...
| Mar 18, 2014
Are secular, for-profit corporations free to violate the rights of their employees by claiming that the law violates their corporate religious conscience? That's the big question at the heart of the two blockbuster challenges to a key provision of...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 5:31 PM
Next week, the Supreme Court will hear arguments on whether the Affordable Care Act's contraception mandate — the requirement that employers provide employee health insurance that covers contraception — impermissibly infringes on the religious...
| Mar 23, 2014
On the surface, the battle between the Senate Intelligence Committee and the CIA looks to be a classic he said/she said story. Did the CIA improperly monitor computers used by committee staffers as they investigated the agency's earlier torture program,...
| 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...
| 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.
| Mar 21, 2014
| 3:35 PM
This rocky landmark in Chatsworth is a worldwide draw for climbing enthusiasts. But it's also a great place to take a walk while watching the climbers practice their art on small rocks at the base and sheer cliffs near the peak.
Begin a counterclockwise...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 9:13 AM
The new president and chief executive officer of the Naperville Area Chamber of Commerce is an enthusiastic city native who herself was a small business owner.
The Chamber of Commerce board named Nicki Anderson to the position last week.
"I owned a...