| Oct 8, 2013
| 7:11 AM
The long-running feud between the airport and its worried neighbors may soon be settled -- and hundreds of affected homeowners could walk away from the fight with cash.
Months of negotiation between Broward County and Dania Beach have produced a...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 1:05 AM
The value of cropland in South Dakota is higher now than ever before.
That's good news for Bob Hansen, an auctioneer and real estate broker with an office in Salem.
"It makes for a lot of happy sellers," Hansen said.
In June, 241 acres in Brule...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 7:17 AM
On day at lunch, my colleague told me that in her former life she was a middle-school teacher. She said it’s like going to Riker’s Island.
Egotism, vanity, narcissism – yes!
It is about me, my plans, my thoughts – check!
| Sep 16, 2013
| 3:52 PM
Korra and the rest of Team Avatar returned to television Friday with the second season premiere of “The Legend of […]...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 7:17 PM
I will leave it to the political reporters and analysts at The Sun to judge how Maryland Congressman Andy Harris did on CNN's "Crossfire" Monday night.
For my money, he did just fine in his debate on Obamacare, showing what an act-like-you-know...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 11:55 AM
Sparks flew at a recent Niles Village Board meeting after Mayor Andrew Przybylo announced his appointment for village inspector general.
Attorney Chris Cohen was named as the village's first inspector general, but it was the process, not Cohen...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 9:36 PM
Teachers spend plenty of time asking their students questions. One Oak Park teacher is hoping to prompt other teachers to ask themselves questions.
What if a student refuses to do what you tell him or her? Would you rather have a headache or a...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Like most working couples with a rambunctious toddler, The Little Couple’s Dr. Jennifer Arnold and Bill Klein are quickly mastering division of duties. Parental duties. Work/home duties. And on the day I interview them, all of the above plus the...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 12:01 PM
Several readers wrote in to react to Chris Jones' Oct. 13 A+E piece recalling the work of former Tribune theater critic Claudia Cassidy. Here is a sampling. (Jones' new book, "Bigger, Brighter, Louder: 150 Years of Chicago Theater as Seen by Chicago...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 7:44 AM
These are remarkable times for Herbie Hancock.
Come December, he will receive one of the country's most prestigious arts accolades, a Kennedy Center Honor, alongside actor Shirley MacLaine, singer-songwriter Billy Joel, guitarist Carlos Santana and...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 9:08 AM
STANFORD — Total real estate value in Lincoln County dropped by about $4.2 million this year, more than doubling the real estate value loss suffered in 2012, according to Property Valuation Administrator David Gambrel.
Last year was the first time...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 12:26 PM
DuPage County Board Chairman Dan Cronin used his speech at a Naperville Area Chamber of Commerce luncheon Monday to get out the word about a number of plans he has for the county.
The wide-ranging speech and following question-and-answer session touched...