| Aug 10, 2012
Illinois State Fair organizers are equipping the Springfield fairgrounds with extra hand-washing stations and cautionary signs to keep an emerging swine flu strain at bay.
State public health officials on Thursday confirmed Illinois' first case, a...
| Aug 12, 2012
Endurance and enviable upper body strength seem like commendable, necessary even, traits in a fitness instructor.
Joan Creviston would throw empathy in there too.
"I understand everybody has their own challenges in life," says the 48-year-old Creviston,...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 10:25 PM
A University of Chicago business school student was struck and killed by a cab that veered off Milwaukee Avenue in the River West neighborhood this morning, hit a light pole and flipped over several times, authorities said.
Eric Kerestes, 30, was...
| Apr 14, 2012
The 2012 Fermilab/WGN-TV Tornado and Severe Weather Seminar takes place Saturday, April 14, at noon and repeats in its entirety at 6 p.m.
Here are the list of speakers:
Building on the Ongoing Revolution in Weather Forecasting: Taking Prediction of...
| Apr 15, 2012
| 7:18 PM
Shepherd University and the Division of Graduate Studies and Continuing Education will host a workshop “Bullying Prevention: Making Our Schools a Safe Place to Learn” for middle and secondary educators, administrators, social workers, parents,...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 8:28 AM
Thomson Reuters has released its top 100 U.S. hospitals based on overall performance.
The hospitals were ranked on 10 key areas: mortality, medical complications, patient safety, average patient stay, expenses, profitability, patient satisfaction,...
| Nov 18, 2012
The protest march on North Michigan Avenue early Thursday afternoon by members of the Workers Organizing Committee of Chicago was probably futile.
The membership of this independent, newly formed union — drawn from retail and restaurant...
| Oct 7, 2012
| 5:53 PM
Mildred “Neale” Baltz died Saturday, Oct. 6, at age 102.
Neale was born on a dairy farm in Bealeton, Va., one of nine children of Wayland Dunaway Neale and Mary Virginia James Neale, on Oct. 23, 1909.
The Neale children drove a horse-...
| Oct 13, 2012
| 3:23 PM
A Lake in the Hills man attending the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign died this morning after being severely injured in a hit-and-run collision late Friday, authorities said.
Anthony G. Pauls, 22, was declared dead at 7:54 a.m. at Carle...
| Apr 20, 2012
| 7:43 AM
Shepherd University and the Division of Graduate Studies and Continuing Education will host a workshop, "Bullying Prevention: Making Our Schools a Safe Place to Learn," for middle and secondary educators, administrators, social workers, parents and the...
| May 2, 2012
At RedEye, we value strong opinions. And Chicago music fans sure have them.
After nearly 24,000 votes, you narrowed down our RedEye Rock ‘n’ Vote Top 10 to the 92s, Hospital Garden, the Retar Crew and Santiago x the Natural. The final four...