Oct 08 2015 | 10:04 am
- This week's #TBT Gallery looka back at homecoming kings, queens and parades in Herald city.
Sep 23 2015 | 11:04 am
- Greg “G-Man” Dellinger wants to get kids excited about careers in aviation. The director of government affairs with AAR Corp. in Wood Dale, he spoke last week to fourth-graders at Westfield Elementary in Wood Dale about putting their...
Aug 07 2015 | 2:19 pm
- This week's #TBT Gallery features back-to-school photos from the 1960s and 1970s in Cook and DuPage counties.
Aug 05 2015 | 10:21 pm
- A typical job for a recent high school graduate might include folding T-shirts at a clothing store, serving up lattes at a coffee shop or flipping burgers at a fast food joint. But Bailey Engel teaches people to fly -- through indoor sky diving.
May 19 2015 | 8:40 am
- High school students studying criminal justice, cosmetology, fire science and emergency medical response all came together Friday for practice in rescue response.
May 12 2015 | 1:54 pm
- About 150 fifth graders got a lesson in fire safety Friday at the Itasca Fire Department. In an annual demonstration, firefighters set two rooms, set up in the parking lot, on fire. One had sprinklers, one was without. “We teach them the...
Apr 11 2015 | 8:50 am
- I spent an hour one afternoon taking photos in Wheaton. I spent most of my time near downtown and Wheaton College. What I like about these areas are the historic looking buildings, including the old courthouse. I also went to Memorial Park and...
Apr 03 2015 | 11:47 pm
- Several Siberian huskies are howling and barking at owner Noel Dagley. They know she is getting ready to attach them to a mushing rig, and they are excited to run. Dagley and her husband Mike have been rescuing, raising and training huskies for the...
Dec 25 2014 | 5:30 am
- With time running out to get their wish lists to the North Pole, youngsters have been lining up at area malls to cut out the middle man and chat directly with Santa. We hope Mr. Claus and his ever-helpful elves are paying close attention because...
Jul 02 2014 | 4:32 am
- Lombard-area residents keeping a close eye on their waistlines can be excused this week if they cheat just a little on their diets. The village’s Taste of Lombard opened Tuesday night and continues through Saturday at Madison Meadow Park near...