Things To Do
From Hefeweizen hummus to beer mustards to carefully crafted pickled squash — chefs everywhere are bringing the bling this Oktoberfest season.
Sept. 14 3:35 p.m. |
I bet if someone did a poll asking men and women to rank the importance of good sex in a relationship on a scale of 1 to 10, most people would give it at least an 8.
Sept. 14 1 p.m. |
I had the good fortune last week to meet an earnest young man from the North Shore who is researching solutions to life’s most universal and enduring problem — the concentration of great wealth in just a few amid abject poverty for the rest despite an abundance of resources.
Sept. 14 12:15 p.m. |
My grandmother was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s in the early 1980s. Alzheimer’s disease is now impacting the second generation of my family and because of that I made the decision to dedicate significant time and energy in helping raise awareness around the need for increased research funding.
From the Community
Many of us stick with the same tried and true training plan for months and years a time. It becomes comfortable knowing that you can...
EDITORIAL: For county taxpayers, the cost for various insurance policies for their village, town or city pay is largely hidden deep inside budget documents. It’s minutiae-only government wonks, budgeters and lawyers follow closely. But once in a while, municipalities lean on that liability insurance not only to forestall catastrophic financial losses but also to save the town’s reputation.
Recently opened loopholes in the Clean Water Act have left Illinois’ waterways, like Lake Michigan, threatened by polluters. ... Congressman Brad Schneider has to vote NO on H.R. 5078 to ensure Washington politics doesn’t threaten the quality of the water we drink from, swim in, and fish from.
I wish I liked Burger King hamburgers. Because if I liked Burger King hamburgers I could stop eating them. That would be my small contribution to the urged boycott of Burger King.
From the Community
Before the 1940s cervical cancer was a leading cause of death among women. But since Dr. George Papanicolaou developed the “Pap” smear, the rate of...