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Michael Thompson

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  • When is your child old enough to travel without you?

    When is your child old enough to travel without you?
    Your 10-year-old is invited on spring break with a pal. Is that too young to travel out of town with another family? Parent advice (from our panel of staff contributors) Are you kidding? Getting the kid out of the house for an extended period? Perfect!...
  • Robbins: NBA gag order that led to Heat owner's fine is smart business

    Robbins: NBA gag order that led to Heat owner's fine is smart business
    I detest the gag order that the NBA has imposed on its employees and on its teams, preventing them from making any comments about the league’s ongoing labor dispute. I believe in the First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, which, among other...
  • Webb Simpson gana el Abierto de Estados Unidos

    Webb Simpson gana el Abierto de Estados Unidos
    Webb Simpson ganó el domingo el Abierto de Estados Unidos para acreditarse su primer título en un torneo major. Simpson salvó el par en el empinado hoyo 18 con un golpe corto desde el rough a cerca de 1,2 metros (cuatro pies), cerrando la última ronda...
  • Boys and the friendship crisis

    Boys and the friendship crisis
    In the course of researching boys' friendships over two decades, Niobi Way stumbled upon a link that appears, at first blush, to go against everything we believe about fatherly influence. "The quantitative data from studying hundreds of boys show that...
  • Michael Thompson Is Rising Toward Top Of PGA Tour

     Michael Thompson Is Rising Toward Top Of PGA Tour
    Michael Thompson lived last week on the crookedest street in the world, which is entirely fitting given his profession. He arrives in Connecticut this week all too aware that no sport puts you on the crookedest street of emotions like golf. Thompson...
  • Council panel passes Under Armour expansion bill

    Council panel passes Under Armour expansion bill
    The Baltimore City Council's Land Use and Transportation Committee approved a bill Wednesday that would enable sports apparel maker Under Armour to double the size of its Locust Point headquarters, hire hundreds more workers and help retain the city's...
  • L.A.'s Center Theatre Group produces 'It Gets Better' video

     
    Center Theatre Group, the largest theater company in Los Angeles, is the latest local organization to join the "It Gets Better" groundswell. Initiated by columnist Dan Savage last year, the grassroots, anti-bullying campaign was formed in response to a...
  • Lincoln Park’s athlete worth bragging about

     
    Point guard Michael Thompson, a Lincoln Park High School alum, brought his A-game to Northwestern's basketball program....
  • Colleges and the Penn Relays

     
    The Penn Relays are Thursday through Saturday at historic Franklin Field in Philadelphia. Here are some of the area participants: Lafayette’s Gwen Steckel (discus), Alexandra Hunsberger (javelin), men’s distance medley relay (Dayne Mosconi,...
  • Beekeepers abuzz in WP

     
    This Time Out Chicago story gives a shoutout to a couple trying to keep a beehive (actual, not hairdo) going in Wicker Park. It’s one of the first few warm days in early March, and Humboldt Park couple Scott Newman and Emmy Kreilkamp are climbing up...
  • Northwestern University releases ‘It Gets Better’ video

     
    Northwestern University's Athletics Department has joined the “It Gets Better” project and “The Trevor Project” to show support for teens and youth who may be in need of encouragement against bullying. They appears to be the...