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  • Grace Lee Whitney dies at 85; played Kirk's assistant on original 'Star Trek' series

    Grace Lee Whitney dies at 85; played Kirk's assistant on original 'Star Trek' series
    Grace Lee Whitney, who played Captain Kirk's assistant on the original "Star Trek" series, has died. She was 85.
  • Dan Walker dies at 92; ex-Illinois governor worked to regain reputation

    Dan Walker dies at 92; ex-Illinois governor worked to regain reputation
    In Illinois, Dan Walker was a star: a campaigner for civil rights, a reform-minded governor, a possible presidential candidate, a populist Democrat unafraid to stand up to the political machine of Chicago Mayor Richard J. Daley. But by the time he...

    James L. Bradley

    James L. Bradley
    James L. Bradley, an influential and beloved English teacher who taught at Owings Mills High School for more than 30 years, died Saturday at Carroll Hospital Center of complications from Lyme disease. The Gamber resident was 67. "Mr. Bradley was...

    Tom Yore, high school history teacher and coach, dies at 79

    Tom Yore, high school history teacher and coach, dies at 79
    Tom Yore brought history alive to thousands of Chicago-area high school students with his knowledge, wit and skills as a storyteller. The longtime Lake Forest resident could reel in even the most disengaged student with little-known facts and...

    Michael Blake dies at 69; 'Dances With Wolves' screenwriter

    When Michael Blake was writing his novel "Dances With Wolves," he was living in Los Angeles on friends' couches or, sometimes, in his car. He did occasional odd jobs and finally, with $1,000 borrowed from a pal, headed for Bisbee, Ariz., where he washed...