| Sep 7, 2013
| 2:46 PM
Funneling a beer through a bong is Anne Kendzior's last memory of a night of partying inside a sparsely furnished off-campus house rented for Naval Academy lacrosse players. She says she crashed on an air mattress in a bedroom sometime around 1 a.m. and...
| Sep 1, 2013
Until a decade ago, Mary Ann Scully had been with First National Bank of Maryland — later Allfirst — for her entire banking career.
But after M&T Bank Corp. acquired Allfirst Financial Inc. in 2003, Scully went in a new direction. Along...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 12:14 PM
A man has been ordered held in lieu of $500,000 bail after being charged with sexually assaulting a 20-year-old woman near the Loyola University campus in Rogers Park, police said.
Michael L. Dixon, 37, of the 1300 block of West Estes Avenue, is charged...
| Aug 17, 2013
| 11:00 PM
Joseph stars in team's second scrimmage
Junior Derrick Joseph returned the opening kickoff 92 yards for a touchdown in Towson's second scrimmage of the preseason Saturday at Johnny Unitas Stadium, then excelled at wide receiver,...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 4:32 PM
By Jessica Reynolds It was painful to watch. Teenagers deliberately walking a few paces ahead, stopping only to take pictures of all the newness as parents watched on, their faces full of pride, excitement and a tinge of heartbreak noticeable......
| Aug 13, 2013
| 3:07 PM
Denison has announced the hiring of former Loyola University and Loyola High player Keith Euker and former Maryland assistant and player Fran Gormley as assistant coaches.
"We are really fortunate to hire two top-notch people and coaches in Keith Euker...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 11:55 AM
The depth and diversity of Chicago's literary community sits on my desk, in the form of many piles of books that have arrived with encouraging frequency. Here is what's in one of those piles:
The Taylor Street File of Red Cin by JoBe Cerny, Cerny/...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 6:37 PM
A new study by a Chicago-area researcher casts doubt on the idea that football players are suffering the degenerative brain disease known as chronic traumatic encephalopathy, but the findings still show an elevated risk of cognitive problems later in...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 1:15 PM
With the school year fast approaching, Libertyville School District 70 has hired two new educators and moved around three others.
Kerri Bongle, former assistant principal for Highland Middle School, becomes principal of Adler Park Elementary School....
| Aug 3, 2013
| 12:45 PM
Carmen “Joey” Veneziano was known by different names to different people.
To family and friends, he was Joey.
In the world of academia, where he worked and studied, he was Carmen, named for one of his grandfathers, said his mother, Teresa...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 7:16 AM
Emergency rooms at Loyola University Medical Center and Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital, the only two Level 1 trauma centers in the region, have some of the longest wait times in eastern DuPage and western Cook counties, according to information released...