| Jan 20, 2015
| 3:29 AM
Oak Hill, one of the state's largest providers of services for children and adults with developmental disabilities, has received $1 million from the State Bond Commission and is investing another $1 million of its own into reopening Camp Hemlocks in...
| Jan 7, 2015
| 4:27 PM
There are several changes in store for the Allianz Championship, a Champions Tour event that is Feb. 6-8 at the Old Course at Broken Sound.
Of most importance to the 84 players ages 50 and up who will be competing are changes to the par-72 course...
| Dec 13, 2014
| 9:42 AM
Annapolis Yacht Club's Tomas Ruiz de Luque has been selected as one of two coaches who will take 15 U.S. Optimist Dinghy sailors to the 30th Magic Marine Easter Regatta in The Netherlands on March 29 to April 7.
Ruiz de Luque and Richard Feeny, a...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 6:43 PM
How often have we had snow on the ground for Easter following a green Christmas?
— Bob Truby, Downers Grove
It quite rare, having happened only twice before in Chicago dating to 1884-85. Defining a white Easter as one with at...
| Dec 8, 2014
Keep a watchful eye on Just Born this season.
The family-owned Bethlehem candy maker has sent its Minions on a mission to find their way into your Christmas stocking.
Best known for Peeps, long an Easter basket staple, Just Born is boosting its...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 1:28 PM
An image of island hopping and booze-fueled partying with jet-setters might be the first thing that comes to mind when you think of cruising around Greece, but think again. You can cruise the birthplace of Western civilization in a bit more thoughtful...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 9:08 PM
Brunswick 48, Windsor 0
Treven Easter ran for five touchdowns Friday night as the Brunswick Bulldogs shut out the Windsor Dukes 48-0 in Lawrenceville.
Easter scored on an 80-yard run and on a pair each of 13- and 20-yard runs for Brunswick (1-3) in...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 10:42 AM
"A Terrible Beauty," its title taken from a famous poem by W.B. Yeats and premiering at 8 p.m. Friday and 3 p.m. Sunday at the Siskel Film Center, is a docudrama of extraordinary power. It is about bullets flying and bodies falling, but it will capture...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 10:34 AM
University of Illinois trustees on Thursday approved a $180,000 bonus for outgoing university president Robert Easter ahead of his retirement next year.
The one-time bonus is on top of Easter’s current salary, which was increased to $478,558...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 8:14 AM
Christmas and Easter have been stricken from next year's school calendar in Montgomery County. So have Yom Kippur and Rosh Hashanah.
Montgomery's Board of Education voted 7 to 1 Tuesday to eliminate references to all religious holidays on the...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 5:10 PM
An Irvine lawyer was sentenced to six months in jail Friday for his part in a revenge scheme that involved planting drugs in a school volunteer's car.
An Orange County Superior Court judge also ordered Kent Easter, 40, to serve three years of informal...