| Nov 15, 2014
| 10:18 PM
3:30 a.m. Golf: Turkish Airlines Open final round (in Belek).--Golf
4 a.m. Baseball: U.S. major-leaguers vs. Japanese stars.--MLB Net.
5 a.m. Tennis: ATP World Tour Finals’ semifinals (d.): Kei Nishikori vs. Novak Djokovic; Roger Federer...
| Dec 15, 2014
| 2:35 PM
Sometimes, you just cannot ditch the year fast enough. It’s a relief to bid "adieu" to some of 2014’s miserably low moments and people and things, and because I can, I’m throwing in a few others that I’d like to nudge closer to...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 9:59 AM
Last winter, David Santee was on his way to the 2014 Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia, as an assistant to the figure skating judges panel.
This January, the two-time Olympic skater and Park Ridge native will head to Greensboro, N.C., for another...
| Dec 19, 2014
| 10:31 PM
The winter weather was warm, as expected. The "dangerous face water" — as my Tribune colleague Stacy St. Clair famously tweeted — was an unexpectedly disgusting orange. The war waited until the Olympics ended, when Russian President Vladimir...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 3:44 PM
The past year was marked by both controversy and considerable change in Highland Park and Deerfield.
Whether it was protesting the departure of a popular high school principal or opposing the closure of the town's only boat ramp, Highland Park residents...
| Dec 17, 2014
| 7:39 PM
The spotlight shines down on a winter wonderland on the stage of the State Theatre in Easton. Snow falls lightly. Skaters dressed in white glide, leap and twirl gracefully across the ice.
Yes, ice, covering the State Theatre stage. Sort of.
| Dec 19, 2014
| 10:08 PM
8:25 a.m. Soccer: English Premier League: Sunderland at Newcastle.--NBCSN
8:30 a.m. Football: Nov. 2008: Phoebus vs. Lake Taylor.--LSC 48
9 a.m. Talk: Sports Highlights (d.; on Cox cable channel 47 and Verizon FiOs 17 in Newport News and nnpstv....
| Nov 20, 2014
| 1:05 PM
Amber Glenn has hit some ruts in the ice since she won the junior women’s title with two exceptional performances at last January’s U.S. Figure Skating Championships.
How exceptional? In the free skate, she tossed off two triple-triple...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 7:37 PM
International Olympic Committee records now officially list Vivian and Ron Joseph as Olympic bronze medalists — 50 years after they finished fourth in pairs figure skating at the 1964 Innsbruck Winter Games.
And, yes, this is confusing as it...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 10:37 AM
It took more than five decades, but figure skaters Vivian and Ronald Joseph are finally -- officially -- Olympic bronze medalists.
The brother-sister pairs team had to wait through years of conflicting rulings and utter confusion.
"An Olympic medal is...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 10:23 AM
Two-time Olympian David Santee, a Maine South High School product who grew up in Park Ridge, has been elected to the U.S. Figure Skating Hall of Fame.
Santee will be inducted in a ceremony at January's U.S. Championships in Greensboro, N.C. His...