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  • Kansas City heads to the ballfield at Negro Leagues Baseball Museum

    Kansas City heads to the ballfield at Negro Leagues Baseball Museum
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas City is a fitting home field for the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum: It was here that the first professional league for black players was formed in 1920 and where Jackie Robinson was playing in 1945 when he was recruited...
  • Bill Clinton, Stars Align for Unite4Humanity Gala

    Humanitarian org Unite4:Good teamed up with Variety for its first-ever Unite4:Humanity event honoring the philanthropic work of former president Bill Clinton, Robert De Niro, Selena Gomez, Alicia Keys, Philomena Lee, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Demi Lovato,...
  • Naperville Marathon registration opens

     Naperville Marathon registration opens
    Registration for this year's Edward Hospital Naperville Marathon & Half Marathon is proceeding at a swift pace. General sign-up for the second-ever race doesn't begin until March 8, but pre-registration started this week for those running to raise funds...
  • Black history event takes on contemporary flair

     Black history event takes on contemporary flair
    Tap dance to rap will be on display next week for Northbrook's annual Black History Month celebration. Called "Journeys: Path taken to Chicago and the North Suburbs," will include seven speakers and performers and a question-and-answer session. The...
  • Will Cate Blanchett's performance in 'Blue Jasmine' grow into an Oscar?

    "IN THESE matters the only certainty is that nothing is certain," said the Roman philosopher Pliny The Elder. Though one might suppose Pliny was certain he'd escape the devastation of the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 A.D., he did not. His nephew,...
  • Saints youths enjoy a little bit of heaven on earth

    Mae Li Wilcox is legally blind, but that hasn't stopped her from participating in the Christian Homeschool Athletic Association Saints program. Wilcox, 7, of Dania Beach, was among an estimated 1,300 youths from Broward and Palm Beach counties who...
  • Boca Dive teams make big splash in Orlando meet

    Boca Dive teams make big splash in Orlando meet
    It's early in the season, but Boca Dive Team coach Michelle Sandelin is already feeling very good about the progress being made by her boys' and girls' groups. Boca Dive recently competed in the All-Star Challenge at the YMCA Aquatic Center in Orlando....
  • Tyra Buss: No. 3, No. 2, No. 1

    Tyra Buss: No. 3, No. 2, No. 1
    MOUNT CARMEL, Ill. — A girl, no more than 6 or 7, nervously squeezed her mother's hand. The two approached Tyra Buss, whose mother, Kelly, stood next to her in the lobby at downstate Mount Carmel High School. "Go ahead," the girl's mother said....
  • Palatine's Buehler YMCA reduces rate for young adults

    Palatine's Buehler YMCA reduces rate for young adults
    The Buehler YMCA of Metro Chicago in Palatine attracted about 160 new members as a result of a campaign that significantly reduced rates for young adults, officials said. Of the 22 YMCA Metro sites participating in the program, the Palatine facility...
  • James Cahill dies at 87; scholar of Chinese art

    James Cahill, an art historian and curator who played an influential role in expanding the study and teaching of Chinese painting in the West before and after the opening up of U.S.-China relations in the early 1970s, died Feb. 14 at his home in Berkeley....
  • Severna Park swimmer Katie Parker finds balance

    Severna Park swimmer Katie Parker finds balance
    After taking two years off from high school swimming to concentrate on club swimming, grades and college recruitment, Severna Park senior Katie Parker could not be happier to be back on the Falcons' team headed for Saturday's high school state finals....