| May 17, 2012
| 2:30 AM
IF CASH AND VACATION TIME ARE BOTH TIGHT THIS SUMMER, THIS SECOND STORY IN OUR SUMMER SERIES IS TAILOR MADE JUST FOR YOU.
JENNIFER LEWIS-HALL SHARES SOME UNIQUE " STAYCATION" IDEAS THAT GET YOU OUTSIDE AND INTO AMAZING GREEN SPACES INSPIRED BY WORLD...
| May 18, 2012
| 1:15 PM
The Mark Twain House and Museum has always been a go-to place for literary events of all shapes and sizes. This week's no different: Time Magazine humorist Joel Stein (pictured) appears in dialogue with local media personality Colin McEnroe to deliver...
| May 18, 2012
| 1:35 PM
Stocks closed out an ugly week. Despite initial euphoria surrounding the debut of Facebook on the public markets, the social network's shares barely popped above its offering price and failed to inspire investors to buy into the broader market.
| May 18, 2012
| 7:31 PM
Donna Summer died of lung cancer, but the singer wasn't a smoker, and the cancer wasn't related to smoking, her family's representative said Friday.
Summer's family issued the announcement in the wake of how "various reports currently surfacing about the...
| May 23, 2012
| 7:11 AM
Previewing tonight’s Peninsula District tournament finals in baseball and softball, neither of which have anything on the line except for a trophy.
No.1 Menchville (19-3) vs. No. 2 Hampton (18-5).
TIME: 6 p.m.
WHERE: War Memorial...
| May 26, 2012
| 6:10 PM
There's nothing quite like the sight of a woman's breast to get the conversation rolling.
That, of course, is exactly what the publishers of Time magazine had in mind when they put a photo of a mother breastfeeding her nearly 4-year-old son on a recent...
| May 30, 2012
| 9:21 AM
"You will be our president when you read this note," George Herbert Walker Bush wrote to Bill Clinton, the man who defeated him in the 1992 campaign, denying Mr. Bush the provisional vindication that reelection provides until history has its chance to...
| May 31, 2012
| 3:09 PM
Re: "Hansen: Music is Laguna's artistic stepchild," May 11:
Laguna Beach Live! has been working hard since 2001 to add music to the reputation of Laguna Beach as an arts colony.
We now present more than 30 concerts a year from jazz, chamber music, big...
| Jun 1, 2012
It's time for Printers Row Lit Fest: When the booksellers pack their wares for display in the South Loop, authors block off their schedules to talk with their readers, and we at the Chicago Tribune and everyone else who loves the printed word heads for...
| Jun 7, 2012
| 5:35 AM
The estimable Hartford Public Library has nabbed one of the planet's biggest names in media these days — Arianna Huffington (pictured) — to help with its fundraising efforts, along with the support of Connecticut Light & Power. Huffington...
| Jun 9, 2012
| 4:00 AM
In his 2007 book, "The Great Upheaval: America and the Birth of the Modern World, 1788-1800," historian Jay Winik writes that among Thomas Jefferson, Alexander Hamiltonand James Madison, none "believed in political parties, which they feared would lead to...