| Oct 14, 2013
| 4:23 PM
Allentown officials in conjunction with the YMCA & YWCA Allentown will observe the 2013 Week Without Violence through Saturday. Week Without Violence is an international effort to raise public awareness about violence in communities. Scheduled events this...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 3:03 PM
When a statewide immigrant-rights coalition endorsed same-sex marriage this past spring, 11 groups were given a stark choice by a Roman Catholic anti-poverty program: Leave the coalition, or lose their Catholic funding.
Eight of the groups decided to...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 2:20 PM
The following items were taken from police reports:
•A 24-year-old Downers Grove woman was arrested Oct. 14 for trying to steal jewelry from Kohl's on Finley Road.
•A 26-year-old Westmont man was arrested on obstruction...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 3:54 PM
GLENDALE — The Glendale YMCA Quarterback Club, in its 71st year, meets Tuesdays at the Elk's Lodge. The following are odds and ends from the seventh meeting of the year.
VAQUEROS JUST HOLD ON
After seeing a 17-point lead turn into a four-point...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 12:00 PM
Do you enjoy working out? How about in a renovated historic building overlooking a moat?
Officials at Fort Monroe believe they have the place for you then.
The Fort Monroe Authority was seeking some public input over the past few days to determine...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 9:29 AM
News briefs from Mundelein, Lake Zurich and Grayslak.
Village seeking diversity nominees
Mundelein's Human Relations Commission is now accepting nominations for the town's annual Diversity Award. This will be the fourth year Mundelein...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 11:28 PM
Wella Hartig, the mother of Aaron and Hayley Peirsol, smiles when she talks about the three spots she'll speak at within six days.
The Newport Beach YMCA, Newport Harbor High and Woollett Aquatic Center are meaningful sites to her, a chance for her to...
| Oct 20, 2013
Heath Johnson is the 2013 United Way campaign co-chair.
Welcome to the 2013 United Way Campaign! My name is Heath Johnson and I and my wife, Stacy, are this year's campaign co-chairs.
When my wife and I returned to my hometown of Aberdeen more...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 12:16 PM
Free stuff to do this week around town!!
FREE COMBAT DAY AT HARD KNOCKS
Hard Knocks will host its first "Free Combat Day" at its new International Drive location on Sunday. Hours for free combat will be 3 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Pointe Orlando...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 7:35 PM
If at first you don't succeed, try, try again.
The glitches regarding enrollment in Virginia's new federally run state health insurance exchange, part of the rollout of the Affordable Care Act, have been widely publicized. If you tried to go online at...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 4:28 PM
An affordable housing complex for artists took a key step forward Tuesday as city leaders approved an exclusive negotiating agreement with the project's developer, but City Council members called for some tweaks to the so-called Glendale Arts Colony as it...