| Apr 19, 2012
| 4:35 PM
THE NURSE IS IN By Chris Hammerlund This being National Humor Month, it’s a pretty good month to remember one of your Illinois neighbors, Hunter …...
| May 28, 2012
| 7:55 AM
Sunday, January 16 4:30 pm Women & Children First Bookstore 5233 N. Clark St.
To purchase a copy of the book:
Missing: A Memoir
Acclaimed children's book author Cornelia Maude Spelman's memoir of her family springs...
| Mar 13, 2012
| 10:19 AM
Veteran Republican U.S. Rep. Tim Johnson of Urbana has endorsed Ron Paul for the Republican presidential nomination ahead of next week’s Illinois primary.
The two will appear at an event at the University of Illinois on Wednesday night to rally...
| Mar 13, 2012
| 3:22 PM
Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney might not be campaigning in Illinois until Monday, but he’s poised to saturate the state’s airwaves during the final week before the Illinois primary.
The contender and a political action...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 7:16 AM
CHARLEVOIX -- The Rev. Thomas Guback of Northport will celebrate the fourth Sunday in Lent at 10 a.m. Sunday, March 18, at Christ Episcopal Church in Charlevoix.
Guback was ordained priest in November 2000 and became the first rector of St. Christopher's...
| Mar 16, 2012
Dorene Wiese isn't afraid of going against tradition — even though tradition means everything to her.
She was one of seven American Indians in the state of Minnesota to ever graduate high school in 1967. She went on to get her bachelor's degree and...
| Mar 22, 2012
| 2:45 PM
University of Illinois trustees have chosen a respected former administrator to take over as president, repair the system’s scandal-battered image and win back the respect of restive faculty.
Robert Easter, who began his career as an agriculture...
| Mar 31, 2012
| 3:04 PM
Bruce Weber has agreed to a 5-year contract with Kansas State to be the new men's basketball coach.
Weber will be paid $1.5 million dollars in 2012-13 and will receive a $100,000 base salary increase each year remaining on the contract. In the final year...
| Apr 4, 2012
At night with all but a full moon overhead, the Parthenon is lit and golden, almost a place of dreams as it sits there on that high rock over the city.
And so, on my first night here, on the rooftop restaurant of the Hotel Grand Bretagne, looking at...
| Apr 6, 2012
| 7:51 AM
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The live-in boyfriend of a western Ohio woman whose dismembered remains were found in her bathtub has been indicted on aggravated murder and other charges.
The Champaign County grand jury indicted 25-year-old Matthew Puccio...
| Apr 12, 2012
| 11:26 AM
People who exercise a lot may be more prone to drug addiction. That's the finding of a new study out of the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign.
Regular runners on the Trinity Trail in Fort Worth know, exercise can be addictive.
"You wanna feel...