| Mar 17, 2011
| 4:34 PM
Aside from my kids, there's nothing I'm more proud of than being Irish. We hail from the County Cork and have been known to pop a few along the way as well. My large extended family is a wildly wonderful bunch of passionate people who love, work and...
| Mar 29, 2011
| 5:03 PM
A woman known for her work among the homeless in Logan Square has died, a day after being knocked down a stairwell at a Lincoln Park "L" station by a fleeing robber, according to police and friends.
Sally Katona-King, 68, suffered head injuries when...
| Mar 29, 2011
| 5:46 PM
Green beer, shamrock-painted faces, green trousers and truckloads of corned beef and cabbage might scare the bejesus out of some of the people who actually live in Ireland, but in the United States, this is how we celebrate what Ireland’s Roman...
| Nov 5, 2010
| 5:51 PM
If you check out the new Moore's Delicatessen, at Third and Orange Grove in Burbank, in the space formerly occupied by Ben's Deli, don't plan to hang out long. You order at the counter, and they deliver your meal to your table. The day I was there, a...
| Nov 8, 2010
| 10:15 AM
Tom "T.R." Kerth is a nature lover.
From fishing and hiking to kayaking and hunting he continues the enjoyment passed down from his father.
So it is no surprise that Kerth, and his wife Gail, find themselves surrounded by the glories of the outdoors...
| Apr 25, 2011
| 7:34 PM
Marylanders — hands on their hearts, crisply saluting or wiping away tears — lined streets and gathered at landmarks to bid personal farewells to William Donald Schaefer Monday afternoon, as the former mayor and governor was taken on one final...
| Mar 9, 2011
| 9:55 AM
Here are the top Dominick's deals for the sale week that begins Thursday, March 10. I don't list every single item in the ad -- just the items that are near their cyclical low prices or have good coupons available. My favorite deals this week are Welch'...
| Mar 14, 2011
| 6:47 AM
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22 W. Hubbard...
| Mar 15, 2011
| 8:58 AM
Q: Can I cook corned beef in my pressure cooker?
—Karen Frink, Mount Prospect
A: Given St. Patrick's Day is later this week and corned beef is THE dish for the day, I turned for help to Colman Andrews, author of the award-winning "The Country...
| Mar 15, 2011
| 10:53 AM
We're never too short on time when we have a slow cooker to turn to in our kitchen. This version of Slow Cooker Corned Beef and Cabbage literally cooks itself, and we come home to one of our favorite Irish dishes.
Cooking Time: 6 hr...
| Mar 16, 2011
| 2:00 PM
Here are the top deals for Dominick's the week of March 17. Since the shopping week starts on St. Patrick's Day, Dominick's has given us a one-day sale, Thursday only, with a few steep discounts:
- corned beef brisket point cut $1.77/lb.