| Mar 19, 2013
| 6:55 AM
CHARLEVOIX -- This year's Women Can/Women Do fundraising luncheon will take place on Wednesday, June 19, at Castle Farms in Charlevoix. The event combines a luncheon with a purpose because dollars raised at the luncheon support programs and services of...
| Mar 21, 2013
For decades Chicago journalists' post-work watering hole of choice has been the Billy Goat Tavern, with its three beers on tap ($3.50 Schlitz and Billy Goat Dark and Lager) and $3.15 cheeseburgers just a dark stairway's descent from the Magnificent Mile's...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 12:40 PM
With the summer season just around the corner, weddings and events abound. Today's subject is the art of the backup plan.
Please know that as a wedding planner, it is always our goal to put in place your perfect plan. That being said, it is of utmost...
| Mar 25, 2013
Chicago Chop Shop, a combination butcher shop, restaurant and event space, is set to open in July in a 100-year-old Wicker Park warehouse.
Located at 2033 W. North Ave., Chicago Chop Shop's counter-service butcher shop will open at 9 a.m. to offer...
| Mar 26, 2013
| 11:41 AM
It's the season for celebrating. Thousands of graduates will be marching down school auditorium aisles soon to receive their diplomas. Tassels will be flipped, and caps will be tossed in the air in celebration. After the ceremony, parties all across the...
| Mar 26, 2013
ADDISON — After Hurricane Sandy hit, several Addison residents were without power for four to five days.
Fire Chief Gary Compton said firefighters began talking about what they could do if there was another major weather event or incident that...
| Mar 30, 2013
| 12:29 PM
On Aug, 24, 2011, the earthquake that jolted the East Coast from Georgia to Quebec rattled through the bricks, plaster and paint of one of Baltimore's architectural jewels, the Basilica of the Assumption, sending nearly 1,000 linear feet of cracks through...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 3:49 PM
Washington County has opened a Public Relations and Community Affairs department with a staff of three.
The department, working out of offices at 120 W. Washington St. next to the County Administration Building, began operating Feb. 28. The staff will...
| Mar 9, 2013
| 10:27 PM
The 57th annual Desert Classic Relays invitational was at once a day of—what some might say—surprisingly friendly competition and self-evaluation as the high school track and field season officially got underway at Ed Raulston Track in El...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 2:23 PM
Gisela Campagne's journey toward rescuing unwanted dogs led to a seemingly unlikely solution: wine.
She has put her years of experience behind her ever-growing dog-saving wine-tasting event. Campagne worked for the Huntington Beach Planning and...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 4:32 AM
A son, Connor Adam, was born to Jennifer (Wojan) and Adam Whitson of Traverse City on Wednesday, May 8, 2013, at Munson Medical Center in Traverse City. Connor weighed 7 pounds and was 19 1/2 inches long at birth. Grandparents are Denny and Flo...