| Aug 20, 2013
| 9:52 AM
Sometimes you just need a steak -- a piece of meat with a wonderfully crisp and salty crust and a tender pink middle. Do we have your juices going yet?
A grilled steak is great on its own, served sliced on top of a salad or even in the middle of a...
| Mar 3, 2013
Lakers 4, Philadelphia 76ers 2
An old dog, a new trickster and birth of 'Showtime'
"Showtime" began as 20-year-old rookie Magic Johnson inspired this talented team to first in the Pacific Division. After four close games in the...
| Mar 30, 2013
| 10:00 PM
High school: Curie.
Team highlights: Went 9-0 to capture the Public League Red-West title and beat Bogan 77-62 to win the Class 4A Richards Regional. Led...
| May 27, 2013
| 8:14 AM
Rutgers doesn't seem able to escape controversy, with the Star-Ledger of Newark, N.J., reporting that Julie Hermann, the university's recently hired athletic director, has an abusive past similar to former men's basketball coach Mike Rice.
If true, it's...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 4:28 AM
Bucks County Playhouse which re-opened last year after nearly closing permanently, has had great year bringing in big names such as Andrea McArdle, Tyne Daly and James Earl Jones for adult fare at the New Hope theater. Now the playhouse which is turning...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 4:22 PM
In these days of Xbox and iPhones, there is something wonderfully refreshing about Bucks County Playhouse’s “Really Rosie,” a children’s musical that celebrates the imaginative power of kids. The show, the first children’s...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 7:40 AM
Down three in the third the Heat opens up a can on the Spurs, outscoring them 33-5 over the next twelve minutes to ties the NBA Final at 1-1 heading back to San Antonio for the next three games. San Antonio didn’t get much from Tim...
| May 29, 2013
Roster overhaul notwithstanding, Brian O'Connor didn't buy the Virginia-is-rebuilding chatter. Not after nine consecutive NCAA tournament bids. Not after College World Series appearances in 2009 and '11. Not after another stout recruiting class.
| May 22, 2013
| 3:20 PM
Just when you thought it was safe to get out of your house and into the long-delayed sunny season, Chicago theaters of all sizes unleash some of their most promising offerings of the year. When you're ready for a break from the beach and the ballpark,...
| May 14, 2013
| 11:26 AM
When Fat Rice's owners chef Abraham Conlon and general manager Adrienne Lo bring Spring to the tables of their West Diversey restaurant, it's seasoned with their family histories. Conlon traces his to Portugal, via Lowell, Mass.; Chicago-born Lo to China....
| Mar 4, 2012
On March 4, 1837, exactly 175 years ago, Chicago was incorporated. Not that Flashback needed a reason, but we took this occasion to compile a very long list of events, year by year and decade by decade, that helped shape this great city.