Finding a new kind of joy in volunteering, Kracik took on a number of projects, including hosting a summer camp to raise money for Gi Gi's... I've always had a love/hate relationship with Valentine's Day. 14 is a great day to show your spouse, your kids and other loved ones that you care about and appreciate them.
Dear Help Squad, I enjoyed your column "What to do when your i Phone slows down or drains battery quickly." I had a disturbing experience with Apple on this same subject and wondered if you thought I should make something of it or just move on to an after-market solution. On the other, when it comes to romantic relationships, there's pressure involved with gift-giving and/or...
Park Ridge-Niles School District 64's annual Science Olympiad generated a high student turnout and several awards, including a new record set in the egg drop competition.
According to District 64, a total of 383 students in grades 3-5 participated in this year's Science Olympiad, held Feb. Streets in Park Ridge remained largely snow-covered Friday morning, but traffic was lighter than usual around the Uptown and South Park business districts as the city emerged from several hours of snowfall.
There was good and bad news last week on the battle over using Native American names and images as mascots and icons.
Which item was good and which was bad, however, depends on which side of the debate you're on. Over the course of more than 20 years, Mary Ann and her husband, Bob, welcomed 39 foster children into their Des Plaines home, caring for each as they raised their own adopted daughter, Melissa. One of these statements is true, and I always thought if I could only figure which one, I would have accomplished something.
Hoffman, a Niles native and Park Ridge resident who also serves as the library's assistant circulation manager, thought he would have to postpone the...As in past years, Svachula's son Danny, 21, who... Not that she doesn't frequently do nice things for me. On this day, though, she went out to lunch with a friend. A Park Ridge congregation that traces its roots to early settlement times is marking a major milestone this year.When she came back home, she had brought me a treat. Park Ridge Community Church is commemorating its 175th anniversary with a year of special events, including opportunities to document memories and perform acts of community service....A Des Plaines tow truck driver, charged last month after police said he allegedly damaged more than a dozen vehicles in Park Ridge and Des Plaines on New Year's Eve, was ordered held without bond Thursday at the Skokie courthouse.Prosecutors detailed the man's record of dangerous driving, cases...