| Sep 15, 2011
Madison, Wis., has been declared the most educated American city in rankings compiled by Men's Health magazine.
The Wisconsin capital, which the magazine described as the city "where the average household has more degrees than a thermometer," edged...
| Mar 30, 2013
| 11:15 AM
Long before anybody (besides their parents) was paying attention to Chicago's Emanuel brothers, the city could boast of lots of other siblings who made good — or, at least, made headlines.
Chicago can claim brothers of wide-ranging accomplishments...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 10:38 AM
Last Name, First Name | City, State | Media
Axium, Carole | Chicago, IL | Jewelry
Barnish, Andrea | LaGrange, IL | Photography
Bank, Carla | Barrington, IL | Acrylic
Benes, Eugene | Homer Glen, IL | Wood
Benson, Jeffrey L. | Orland Park, IL |...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 4:03 PM
Three Republicans are on Tuesday's primary ballot for the chance to take on the Democratic incumbent in November for the District 6 seat on the DuPage County Board.
The GOP candidates are Valerie Bruggeman of West Chicago, Kevin Wiley of...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 4:53 AM
An injured bald eagle that has been recovering at a Glen Ellyn wildlife center will be released back into the wild on Friday.
The Willowbrook Wildlife Center has been caring for the bird since February, when it was found with a broken wing in an Oak...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 2:45 PM
After two months of rehabilitation in a DuPage County wildlife center, a bald eagle that was found shot in Oak Lawn is free again. And this time, without a broken wing.
Caretakers from the Willowbrook Wildlife Center in Glen Ellyn brought the eagle to a...
| May 16, 2014
| 8:36 PM
Researchers at the University of Maryland, College Park need more than a laptop, a room of standard servers or even a supercomputer dubbed Deepthought to tackle research exploring Saturn's rings, the earliest galaxies, fire dynamics and drug-resistant...
| Aug 14, 2011
| 8:07 AM
Officials at the State Fairgrounds held a news conference Sunday at 10 a.m., updating the media on the stage collapse at the Sugarland concert Saturday night.
Governor Mitch Daniels addressed the media saying, "There was no way we could have foreseen...
| Aug 15, 2011
| 6:02 PM
Hundreds of people gathered Monday morning to honor the victims of Saturday night's tragedy at the Indiana State Fair.
Five individuals lost their lives, after strong storms caused the stage at the Indiana State Fair to collapse. Several others who...
| Jun 7, 2003
| 6:38 PM
At EastSide Centre, East Peoria
Fri., June 6
Braidwood Reed-Custer 8, Dakota 1
Stanford Olympia 1, Casey-Westfield 0
Piasa Southwestern 2, Norris City-Omaha-Enfield 1
Beardstown 2, Rock Island Alleman 1
Sat., June 7
Stanford Olympia 12,...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 12:13 PM
Wonder Bread will soon be back on store shelves in the Chicago area.
Flowers Foods purchased Wonder and four other bread brands from the bankrupt Hostess Brands’ last year, along with 20 bakeries, for $360 million. Flowers Foods, which makes...