| Apr 11, 2008
"Leatherheads," last weekend's release starring George Clooney and Renee Zellweger, was the kind of quirky movie that needed help from critics despite its prominent cast. Instead, Universal Pictures' screwball-football comedy, a period piece aimed at...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 8:57 AM
Several new classes in five departments could be added to Downers Grove's high schools in the 2014-2015 school year, including courses that are part of the district's ongoing implementation of more demanding state learning standards.
The Downers Grove-...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 7:47 AM
Lake Technical Center is accepting applications for its Institute of Public Safety correctional-officer program, which begins Feb. 10.
The five-month program will meet from 6 to 10 p.m. Mondays through Fridays at the Institute of Public Safety, 1565 Lane...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 3:35 PM
The Chiefs are a week removed from the biggest game of the season, and a week away from the other biggest game of the season, and any sports fan worth his or her lucky socks knows what that means:
As far as we can tell, there is no official...
| Nov 11, 2013
If you’re a 21st century Chicago artist and your name isn’t Kanye, Common, Lupe or Fall Out Boy, your album doesn’t debut in the Billboard Top 10. Sadly, it just doesn’t happen.
The exciting exception is EDM trio and north...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 3:47 PM
Several students at Costa Mesa High School are pondering a question that could affect the next four years of their education.
Does Advanced Placement calculus or marching band look more impressive on a college application?
Students at Mesa are...
| Nov 8, 2013
Q: I own a unit in a town home association that is subject to the Common Interest Community Association Act.
For several years, the board has not provided the owners financial information compliant with the act, including a summary of receipts and...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 10:53 AM
In response to Bryna Zumer's Oct. 30 article in The Aegis regarding the second School Budget Input Session, I would like to provide the entire context of my comments.
As you can see from my comments, at no time did I ask for funding for the construction...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 6:41 AM
Il Volo fans don't like me much since I confessed that I was bored during the Italian trio's concert on Sunday at Orlando's Amway Center.
On a brighter note, I did acknowledge in my review that "whatever Il Volo has yet to learn about showmanship, these...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 1:45 PM
A Day To Remember just emerged triumphant from a legal battle with its record company, but such distractions aren’t necessarily a bad thing for a band that revels in a chip-on-the-shoulder mindset.
Powered by kinetic lead singer Jeremy McKinnon,...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 4:23 AM
Here are the Top 5 Concerts of the Coming Week: 1. SARA BAREILLES Sometimes there’s justice in the world of music. Sara Bareilles’ debut disc, “Little Voice,” in 2007 showed everything she was and could be. With a siren of......