| Oct 7, 2014
| 7:26 PM
Stan Bowman graduated from Notre Dame in 1995 with a degree in finance.
That has come in handy during the NHL's salary-cap era as the Blackhawks general manager perhaps more than anyone in the league the last few seasons has had to work the numbers...
| Sep 28, 2014
| 12:45 PM
The following items were taken from Palos Heights police reports:
Someone forced entry into a house in the 13400 block of Westview Drive between 8 and 11:45 a.m. on Sept. 9. Items from the home were taken.
A 42-year-old Crestwood woman was charged...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 10:48 AM
Attempting to grab some attention, Democratic attorney general candidate Perry Thurston has turned to mockery. He’s going after incumbent Republican Pam Bondi.
Thurston, a Broward state representative, unveiled a website Bondisbungles.com. It...
| Apr 11, 2014
There are a lot of different factors that contributed to my being an actor. There is my early dancing "career" (not nearly as exciting as it sounds in my bio), joining a theater program in high school, and going to an acting conservatory for college,...
| May 28, 2014
| 11:47 AM
Patricia S. "Patty" Farber, a former private school art teacher and volunteer who climbed Mount Kilimanjaro when she was in her 60s, died May 10 of lung cancer at her home in Brewster, Mass. The longtime Towson resident was 87.
"We got to know the...
| May 29, 2014
| 10:08 AM
Police agencies generally must tell the public the names of officers involved in shootings, the California Supreme Court decided Thursday.
The state’s highest court, in a 6-1 vote, rejected blanket policies by a growing number of police agencies...
| May 29, 2014
| 5:06 PM
Police agencies must reveal the names of officers involved in on-duty shootings unless there is specific evidence that disclosure would pose a safety threat, the California Supreme Court decided Thursday.
The 6-1 ruling by the state's highest court is...
| Jun 1, 2014
| 8:07 PM
It's been decades since anyone could credibly refer to Long Beach by its once proudly held moniker, "Iowa by the Sea."
The city earned the nickname in the early 1900s, when waves of Midwesterners flocked to its sun-soaked shore and thousands turned...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Back in 2000, some unsung network graphics specialist had the bright idea of flipping the traditional association of red with the left and blue with the right. On election night that year, when the newscasters began to report voting results, they turned...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 3:51 PM
Unless you have kids, you may not have heard of Cartoon Network's "The Amazing World of Gumball," but among its target audience the show is a huge hit. So big that Cartoon Network has picked it up for two more seasons.
The series, which combines 2-D and...
| May 14, 2014
| 11:30 AM
NEW YORK – Kevin Ollie is still the coach at UConn and Wednesday he reaffirmed that he does not expect that to change.
"I love this university," Ollie said at the New York Athletic Club, where he was to receive the Winged Foot Award Wednesday...