| Jul 15, 2014
| 12:58 PM
Sonia Nazario, the writer, found Enrique in Nuevo Laredo, Mexico, in May 2000. She and Don Bartletti, the photographer, spent two weeks with him there and rejoined him at the end of his journey in North Carolina. Then, based on Nazario's extensive...
| Jun 25, 2014
For more than two decades, Cecy Rodgers Szuba was the smiling face meeting and greeting members at the Chicago Club, one of the city's oldest business and social clubs.
As program director for the club, which overlooks Grant Park and Buckingham...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Shopping for Mother’s Day for moms who like the outdoors and golf is easy when you give them gifts that make them look good and help them have more fun.
Outfit mom with apparel from Puma Golf and she’ll look and feel good from head to toe....
| Jun 30, 2014
| 6:24 AM
Charges have been filed in the shooting death of a Southwest Side mother of three just two days before Mother's Day, police said.
Johnny Reese, 23, of the 11400 block of South Union Avenue, is charged with first-degree murder, murder while in the...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 4:40 PM
Marie Parsons Ellis, a 70 year resident of Burbank, died peacefully in her home on May 14, 2014, at the age of 95 with her friend Violet Mahoney at her side. She was much loved and admired by her family, and will be dearly missed by all of us and by...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 4:00 PM
Mother's Day might be a human celebration, but our hominid relatives have some pretty tight bonds too. That's why Nora Feddal chose that day to venture to the Los Angeles Zoo to see if she could spot some newly born babies. In what she calls a "lucky...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 4:39 PM
When we penned this lead early in the year, we had no idea how close to the bone it would be: “Christina Ricci got to hone her chopping skills for the recent TV movie 'Lizzie Borden Took an Ax.' So the actress will be ready should she need to hack...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 5:19 PM
The Ricci-Heerdegen household is now a family of three: Christina Ricci has reportedly given birth to her first child.
The petite "Addams Family" alum, who also birthed the body-bending hashtag #riccing, and her husband, James Heerdegen, have...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 2:30 AM
BIRTHDAY GAL: Actress Alexa PenaVega was born in Miami, Fla., on this date in 1988. This birthday gal, formerly Alexa Vega, starred as Carmen Cortez in the "Spy Kids" franchise of movies. Her other film work includes "Mother's Day," "Sleepover" and...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 11:36 AM
The Albin Polasek Museum & Sculpture Gardens has a nature theme running throughout its 2014-15 season — appropriate for a museum surrounded by natural beauty.
Exhibits focus on artistic patterns found in nature in a "botanical art" show, and on...
| Aug 31, 2014
| 4:34 PM
A second man has been charged in connection with the fatal shooting of a mother of three in May, police said Sunday.
Marsharra Tate, 19, is charged with first-degree murder, attempted first-degree murder and aggravated discharge of a firearm in the...