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  • A few thoughts ...

    To the Editor:People with a brain realize the major problem with socialism is it soon runs out of ot ...
    April 22, 2014 - 1:31 pm
  • Missing Easter in egg hunt

    To the Editor:I recently drove in Crystal Lake on Dole Avenue and saw a sign attached to the fence p ...
    April 22, 2014 - 3:03 pm
  • Overdue budget cuts

    To the Editor:As suspected, the temporary income tax increase that was supposed to get Illinois caug ...
    April 21, 2014 - 4:25 pm
  • Be aware of scams

    To the Editor:Spring and severe weather season has arrived. A severe weather event typically brings ...
    April 21, 2014 - 4:25 pm
  • Supporting Ness

    To the Editor:Lou Ness has set out on a walk to Washington, D.C., to call attention to poverty in th ...
    April 18, 2014 - 5:53 pm
  • Hope for Illinois

    To the Editor:As much as I am against the general Democratic philosophy of state Rep. Jack Franks, D ...
    April 18, 2014 - 5:54 pm
  • Accepting status quo

    To the Editor:Accepting the conclusion that not mandating Illinois government consolidation is accep ...
    April 18, 2014 - 5:54 pm
  • Fine cuisine

    To the Editor:This is a “thank you” to Bernard and Priscilla Cretier for their many years of fine cu ...
    April 18, 2014 - 9:29 am
  • Common Core facts

    To the Editor:When we strip away the rhetoric and the emotions surrounding Common Core, there are fa ...
    April 18, 2014 - 9:28 am
  • Improving community

    To the Editor:The word “community” can mean a number of different things – a village, a group of peo ...
    April 18, 2014 - 9:29 am

    CHICAGO – Patrick Kane scored his second goal of the game at 11:17 of overtime, and the Blackhawks beat the St. Louis Blues 4-3 on Wednesday night to ...
    NEW: April 24, 2014 - 12:49 am
  • Musick: Every game a block party for Hawks' Hjalmarsson

    CHICAGO – A small disc made out of vulcanized rubber is flying at you at 90 mph.In response:a) You s ...
    UPDATED: April 24, 2014 - 12:48 am
  • Blackhawks: What worked, what didn't and more

    What worked• Simple approachGood things happen when the Blackhawks throw the puck at the net. Hawks ...
    April 23, 2014 - 11:33 pm
  • Semien's slam lifts White Sox at Detroit

    DETROIT – On the night he became the franchise's career leader in total bases, Paul Konerko liked what he saw from some of the younger White Sox.
    April 23, 2014 - 10:21 pm
  • Party a century in the making for Wrigley Field

    CHICAGO – There was a giant replica cake right next to the Ernie Banks statue, and an old-time band played as fans made their way through the main ent ...
    April 23, 2014 - 5:31 pm
  • Photos: Wrigley at 100

    Photos celebrating 100 years of Wrigley Field ...
    April 23, 2014 - 11:42 am
  • Happy 100th, Wrigley Field! A few memories

    CHICAGO – Wrigley Field, the home of the Chicago Cubs, marks the 100th anniversary of its first game on Wednesday with a matchup against Arizona. The ...
    April 23, 2014 - 8:45 am
  • Scorekeeper at Wrigley practices dying art

    CHICAGO – Inside a dusty, dimly lit chamber of steel catwalks, Darryl Wilson peers out a square hole and into one of baseball's most revered shrines.
    April 23, 2014 - 8:42 am
  • Tech boom presents new wrinkles for Wrigley Field

    CHICAGO – During a recent game at Wrigley Field, John Weber was using a pencil and scorecard to expertly track the game between his hometown Cubs and ...
    April 23, 2014 - 8:39 am
  • Hammel, Olt lead Cubs past D'backs

    CHICAGO – Jason Hammel is certain the Cubs are better than their record so far.Hammel pitched seven ...
    April 23, 2014 - 12:49 am

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