| May 31, 2011
| 12:59 AM
GLENDALE — Fifty Glendale service members killed in battle were honored Monday during a somber and reflective Memorial Day ceremony.
The service members, who fought in either World War I, World War II, the Korean War or Vietnam War were added...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 8:09 AM
SAN DIEGO -- A U.S. Marine who was missing in action for almost 40 years was finally laid to rest Monday at Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery.
PFC. Richard Rivenburgh was killed during a rescue operation off the coast of Cambodia in 1975 when he was 21...
| Jul 8, 2010
| 7:17 PM
Rod Blagojevich's approval ratings had tanked and he was furious. Illinois voters were ingrates, the former governor complained to an aide on an undercover recording played at his corruption trial Thursday.
"I (expletive) busted my ass and pissed...
| Apr 19, 2009
We knew something was afoot in Zurich when our lazy walk through the streets of the old city turned into a full-fledged history lesson.
My husband, 8-month-old daughter and I had flown into the city just a couple of hours before, and as we wandered along...
| Sep 25, 2009
Radio host Jim Philips and I were talking this week about all the serious issues facing Florida — and how Gov. Charlie Crist seems to be MIA for many of them.
That's when Jim said our governor reminded him of Casper the Friendly Ghost.
| Aug 31, 2010
| 2:05 AM
Many athletes will say they are making their college choice based on the school's academia.
Of course, no one believes most of them, but when J.J. Keels of Melbourne Florida Air Academy says he has switched his No. 1 school from Cincinnati to...
| Aug 11, 2010
| 3:02 PM
The Pritzker Military Library is what you would expect from an institution with “military” in its name: clean, orderly, symmetrical and important. The 2nd floor entry hallway is lined with framed autographed prints of the nearly 300 author...
| Jun 21, 2010
| 8:03 PM
Rod Blagojevich may have been governor of Illinois but often appeared to do everything but run the state, dwelling instead on his political fortunes and his family's finances, two former top aides to Blagojevich testified at his political corruption trial...
| Nov 16, 2009
In this second installment of our ongoing series on nutritional makeovers, we explored the kitchen of Kristy Noble and her sons Scott, 14, and Robert, 17.
Noble wants to prepare quick, nutritious meals on a budget while teaching her sons to eat...
| Oct 30, 2007
Ray Dunsmore, a restaurant manager and Vietnam veteran, stood before Sen. John McCain inside the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9138 and shyly told him the story of their connection.
It came from a discovery by Dunsmore's wife, Phyllis, who was...
| Oct 23, 2008
If you're shopping for cheese, Oak Park's Marion Street Cheese Market is an established, veteran retailer.
But if you're dining in its fledgling restaurant, Marion Street Cheese Market is as raw as an unpasteurized brie.
When it opened...