| Apr 16, 2012
| 11:25 PM
True to tradition, North Coast Music Festival announced a partial lineup of headliners for the third annual fest--Aug. 31-Sept. 2 at Union Park--just after midnight on Monday evening, along with a Groupon deal for discounted fest passes. Within about 30...
| May 1, 2012
| 5:53 PM
Protestors marched from Union Park Tuesday with a variety of issues on their agenda; bank bailouts, workers rights and gay rights, among them.
On a day traditionally held to honor lives lost during Chicago’s Hay Market workers riot 126 years...
| May 1, 2012
| 4:30 PM
Occupy protesters, anti-war demonstrators and union supporters staged a series of May Day rallies and marches today with little disruption to the work day in Chicago's business district.
Protest groups and authorities alike saw the events as a tune-up...
| Jun 26, 2007
It's becoming a rite of summer: Every year we ask each other what periodicals we've been reading, and then we ask you. Every year we argue about what makes a good magazine and why we rush to pick up certain titles or swipe them from a neighbor's desk....
| Aug 20, 2010
| 4:06 PM
SHIRLEY BOLINDER, 86, Titusville, died Thursday. North Brevard Funeral Home, Titusville.
DIANN M. REAMS, 75, Melbourne, died Wednesday. Brownlie-Maxwell Funeral Home, Melbourne.
GERALD L. BALLENGER SR., 67, Grand Island, died Wednesday....
| Mar 8, 2007
At a time when the junior class of Robert Hungerford Preparatory High School should be looking ahead to the senior year, many are looking to save their school.
Orange County is considering what's best for the students as it deliberates proposals to...
| May 1, 2007
| 4:31 PM
The CTA is not having any delays out of the usual due to the immigration march during the evening commute, spokeswoman Wanda Taylor said around 6 p.m.
"Throughout the day we had personnel monitoring the situation," Taylor said.
Meanwhile, a Metra...
| Jul 1, 2010
| 1:23 PM
About the Pitchfork Festival
"The Pitchfork Music Festival is a three-day event showcasing over 40 of independent music's best bands and artists on three stages.
With so many blockbuster festivals gouging their attendees out of absolutely obscene...
| Jun 17, 2009
| 8:01 AM
(WGN-AM)- The violent clashes between police and protesters during the 1968 Democratic National Convention aren't typically considered proud moments in Chicago history.
But some members of the Fraternal Order of Police want to change that. On June 26,...
| Jun 23, 2009
| 9:56 AM
(WGN-AM)- A protester who helped organize the anti-war demonstrations during the 1968 Democratic National Convention spoke out Tuesday morning against the planned reunion Friday for the Chicago police officers who were at the riots.
Don Rose, a former...
| Jul 29, 2009
THOMAS J. BELL JR., 67, Rockledge, died Saturday. East Coast Cremation, Rockledge.
MILDRED L. KENNY, 81, Melbourne, died Sunday. Brownlie-Maxwell Funeral Home, Melbourne.
RUSTY LOCKE, 34, West Melbourne, died Friday. Brownlie-Maxwell Funeral...