| Feb 22, 2015
| 9:00 PM
Grant: The 49th Annual Grant Seafood Festival serves up the bounty of the sea Feb. 28-March 1. In addition to seafood delicacies, the festival features entertainment and crafts exhibits from more than 100 artists at 4580 First St. Festival hours are 9 a....
| Mar 2, 2015
| 12:19 PM
Limiting unions' power, revising campaign finance laws and creating term limits for elected officials were among the topics Gov. Bruce Rauner discussed during a March 2 visit with the Mundelein-Vernon Hills Rotary Club.
Rauner was on a tour titled...
| Feb 20, 2015
| 8:00 PM
Sometimes a cigar is just a cigar — and sometimes it's not.
I couldn't help thinking of Sigmund Freud's purported quote as I listened to President Obama talk recently about terrorism and as I watched the White House and State Department...
| Apr 3, 2015
| 5:57 PM
After the 1981 assassination attempt on President Ronald Reagan, nearly everyone knew that White House spokesman James Brady had been shot in the head and partially paralyzed in the attack by a mentally deranged assailant, John W. Hinckley Jr.
| Feb 27, 2015
| 2:01 PM
EUSTIS — The guy with the black three-cornered hat, gold-buttoned vest and powdered white wig with bow-tied ponytail will stand out at today's GeorgeFest Grand Parade.
Rudy Treml, 75, will be decked out as George Washington when the parade gets...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 10:39 AM
The following is the text of Larry Hogan's inaugural address, as written for delivery Wednesday at the State House in Annapolis:
GOVERNOR LAWRENCE J. HOGAN, JR: "Governor Christie, thank you for being here, thanks for your tremendous support, and for...
| Mar 24, 2015
| 6:10 PM
I've reviewed the data, and the numbers are interesting.
But they pale in comparison to numbers racked up by politicians or baseball players — and I'm not talking batting averages.
Here's the deal: During my lifetime, I've logged at least 130...
| Feb 13, 2015
| 10:18 AM
The Sunday morning guest list:
House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, discusses the GOP agenda, Obamacare and the Department of Homeland Security on "Fox News Sunday" at 10 a.m. on WOFL-Channel 35. Other guests are Alabama Supreme Court Chief Justice Roy...
| Apr 1, 2015
| 4:00 AM
The world that inspired the art of Miguel Cabrera, and the lost masterpiece of his that was recently acquired by the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, was one that few today would recognize.
“From Spaniard and Morisca, Albino,” a work of art...
| Mar 30, 2015
| 5:25 PM
Bethlehem's Sun Inn, a 1758 landmark that draws heritage tourists and ghost hunters, is attracting a very different kind of spirit.
A startup distillery business, Christmas City Spirits, wants to make aged whiskey and brandy at the historic haunt.
| Feb 15, 2015
| 2:49 PM
One recent contributor to Speak Out said she finds the criticism of President Obama offensive. Presidential criticism goes all the way back to the presidency of George Washington and every president since has received bad press, negative comments and some...