Daily Herald (Arlington Heights, IL)

The Daily Herald is a daily newspaper both owned and published by Paddock Publications, Inc. First published in 1872, the Daily Herald is headquartered in Arlington Heights, Ill.The third largest newspaper in Illinois, the Daily Herald serves an area of about 1,300 square miles that includes Cook, DuPage, Kane, Lake and McHenry counties. The largest suburban newspaper in the Chicago area, the Daily Herald covers local and national news, as well as neighborhood and community events in the more than 90 communities it serves. Family owned and operated by the Paddocks for four generations, the Daily Herald started expanding in the late 1960s, growing from a weekly paper to five days a week and, finally, daily in 1981. It expanded its coverage area in the late 1980s and since 2000 has experiencd a growth in circulation of almost 20 percent in the suburban Chicago market. In 2010, the Daily Herald received a total of seven awards from the Inland Press Association's national journalism competition. Three of the awards were first place prizes in the areas of community leadership, explanatory journalism in the large-newspaper category (circulation over 75,000), and sports photography. In 2002, reporter Rukmini Callimachi was a finalist for the AP Managing Editors (APME) International Perspective Awards for a story and photographs that told about the lives of area immigrants through their own words. John Lampinen is Senior Vice President/Editor and Daniel E. Baumann is the Publisher.

Articles from November 19, 2012

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Events that specify they are for those who are over age 50, including clubs, trips and support programs. Deadline is two weeks before event date. Learn about scams: 1 p.m. Monday, Nov. 19, Buffalo Grove Police Department, 46 Raupp Blvd., Buffalo...
All Should Read Gettysburg Speech
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Author Documents History's Epilogues
Byline: Matt Arado marado@dailyherald.com By Matt Arado marado@dailyherald.com Owen Hurd loves story endings not the endings that are presented in a book or newspaper, but the stuff that happens after those. Like, what happened to famed federal...
Averkamp Scores 27 Points to Spark Loyola
Byline: Associated Press Ben Averkamp scored 27 points to lead Loyola past Maryland-Eastern Shore 62-46 on Sunday at Tampa, Fla. Averkamp also had 8 rebounds and became the 19th player in Loyola history with at least 1,000 points and 500 rebounds....
Barrington Youth Dance Ensemble Presents 'The Nutcracker' Nov 30; Dec. 1-2
Byline: Submitted by Barrington Youth Dance Ensemble Barrington Youth Dance Ensemble will present its 18th annual production of "The Nutcracker" Friday, Nov. 30, Saturday, Dec. 1 and Sunday, Dec. 2, at Barrington High School, 616 W. Main St., Barrington....
Bears Need Better Campbell to Show Up against Niners
Being a backup quarterback in the NFL is one of the hardest jobs in football. We know this because the Bears went out of their way last week to explain to us that being a backup quarterback in the NFL is, well, one of the hardest jobs in football....
Bensenville Offers Up Some Holiday Magic
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Bieber, Minaj and Swift Pick Up Awards at AMAs
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B&K Power Behind Small Business Saturday
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Brady, Patriots Clobber Colts but Lose Gronkowski
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Bulls Start Fast, but Fall Again
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Business Owners Reinvent to Survive and Grow
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Cancer Patients Enjoying a Dose of Self-Esteem at Hospital Salons
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College Football
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Congress to Investigate Benghazi 'Talking Points'
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Consumer Protection Law Needs a Look
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Defense's Focus Will Be Stopping 49ers' Gore
Byline: Bob LeGere rlegere@dailyherald.com The San Francisco 49ers multiple weapons and uncertainty at quarterback dont matter to the Bears defense as much as stopping Frank Gore and the run game. "At the end of the day, when you watch what they...
Diet for Diverticular Disease Can Include Seeds
Dear readers: You are sending me lots of great questions. But even though I write six columns a week, I cant answer them all. Sometimes my answers prompt you to send additional questions and comments. Sometimes your comments take issue with something...
Don't Just Sit There
Dont just sit there The evils of sitting have been well documented in recent years, according to The Washington Post. Its been associated with everything from increased cancer risk to shorter life expectancy, and its costing Americans an arm...
Exchange Clubs Set to Host Prayer Breakfast
Byline: Lake County Exchange Clubs submission Lake County Exchange Clubs will host the annual "One Nation Under God" Prayer Breakfast Tuesday, Nov. 20, from 7 to 8:30 a.m. at the Village Church of Gurnee, 1319 Hunt Club Road. This event will...
Facets of Isis Offers Array of Beads, Classes in Palatine
An interview with Vilma Lee-Heinzinger, owner of Facets if Isis in Palatine. Q: Describe your business. What do you do? A: Facets of Isis offers a great selection of beads: Swarovski crystals; delica beads; seed beads including miyuki; fire-polished...
Faiths Unite to Give Thanks
Byline: Steve Zalusky szalusky@dailyherald.com Congregations from several faiths gathered Sunday to say thanks for the spiritual bonds that knit them together. The 22nd Annual Interfaith Thanksgiving Celebration, sponsored by the Northwest Suburban...
Fighting Irish See End of Longest No. 1 Drought in School History
Byline: Tom Coyne Associated Press By Tom Coyne Associated Press SOUTH BEND, Ind. Coach Brian Kelly was doing the same thing Notre Dame fans around the country were doing Saturday night, flipping back and forth between the Kansas State and Oregon...
Flavor, Texture, Color, Comfort - It's All There So a Thanksgiving Sans Turkey Lacks for Nothing
Byline: Michele Kayal Associated Press By Michele Kayal Associated Press By Michele Kayal Associated Press Vegetarians have long known a Thanksgiving secret the rest of us are reluctant to admit its all about the side dishes. Think about it....
Food Labels Multiply, Confuse Consumers
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For Offense, It Just Gets Tougher vs. 49ers
The Bears offense has issues. Even coordinator Mike Tice admits it. Tonight might not be the best time to address those issues, considering the 49ers stout defense, but the Bears have no choice. "This week our challenges are many," Tice said....
Four-Star Lifestyle Comes under Scrutiny
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Fox Valley in 60 Seconds
Elgin City Council filing: Nominating petitions for Elgin City Council candidates must be filed between today and Nov. 26 in the office of the city clerk, Room 202 of City Hall, 150 Dexter Court, Elgin. Objections to nominating petitions may be...
Gay Marriage: Is Illinois Next?
Byline: Associated Press Emboldened by recent victories at the polls and what they see as rapidly shifting attitudes in favor of gay rights, supporters say Illinois is ready to become the next state to allow same-sex marriage though they acknowledge...
Get Brining's Stellar Results While Keeping Sodium Down
If youve ever brined a chicken or turkey or turkey breast and then roasted or grilled it, youve tasted the sensational results that soaking in a seasoned saltwater solution produces: meat thats tender and juicy and full-flavored so theres no need for...
Get in the Spirit with St. Charles' Holiday Homecoming
Byline: Submitted by Downtown St. Charles Partnership To celebrate the official kickoff to the holiday season, the Downtown St. Charles Partnership has announced the Grand Marshals, parade, and schedule of activities for this years Holiday Homecoming...
Going out Wednesday in Kane? Call a Cab
If you plan to throw back more than a few cold ones Wednesday, you might want to call a cab or have another option to get home besides driving yourself. The Kane County states attorneys office will conduct a "No Refusal" night, the first time the...
Go Wild with Thanksgiving Trivia
Dont let the table talk this Thanksgiving turn to the recent Washington sex scandal or the states pension reform woes (sure to make you sleepier than three helpings of turkey). Keep things lively with some Thanksgiving trivia. Did you know that...
Hamas Links Truce to End of Gaza Border Blockade
Byline: Associated Press GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip Gazas Hamas rulers are aiming high in the conditions they place on stopping rocket fire into Israel in indirect cease-fire talks launched this weekend. Emboldened by Arab support and confident in their...
Hawthorne Charts
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Helping Hands
Byline: Submitted by Buffalo Grove Area Chamber of Commerce Submitted by Buffalo Grove Area Chamber of Commerce The 2012 Heart of Buffalo Grove Award recipients were announced at a banquet Nov. 1 at the Arboretum Club. Awards were presented in...
Here and Abroad, DuPage Prosecutor Protects Freedom Serving County and Country
Byline: Josh Stockinger jstockinger@dailyherald.com By Josh Stockinger jstockinger@dailyherald.com Talk about juggling careers. When hes not in a DuPage County courtroom prosecuting felonies, Mike ODonnell can be found in the Middle East serving...
Heroics by Johnson, Schaub Save Houston
Byline: Chris Duncan AP Sports Writer HOUSTON Andre Johnson had the game of his life to save the Houston Texans on Sunday. Johnson finished off a career day by turning a screen pass from Matt Schaub into a 48-yard sprint for the winning touchdown...
Improvement after Chaos under West
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Insomnia May Increase Risk of Heart Attack, Stroke
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Irish, Tide May Be in Driver's Seat
Byline: Ralph D. Russo AP College Football Writer NEW YORK Surprise! Surprise! Two straight weekends of seismic upsets not only sent tremors throughout college football from the Deep South to the Pacific Northwest, theyve all but cleared the...
Is Being a Franchisee Better Than Being Independent?
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Is Giant Reed a 'Miracle Plant' or the Next Kudzu?
Byline: Associated Press Associated Press Associated Press OXFORD, N.C. Its fast-growing and drought-tolerant, producing tons of biomass per acre. It thrives even in poor soil and is a self-propagating perennial, so it requires little investment...
Is the Future of Higher Education Online?
Byline: Associated Press In 15 years of teaching, University of Pennsylvania classicist Peter Struck has guided perhaps a few hundred students annually in his classes on Greek and Roman mythology through the works of Homer, Sophocles, Aeschylus...
It's a Good Goal, but Bad Legislation
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Keselowski Delivers 1st Cup Title for Penske
Byline: Jenna Fryer AP Auto Racing Writer HOMESTEAD, Fla. Brad Keselowski, loud, a little buzzed and soaked in beer, bounded through the door with an oversized bottle of champagne in one hand and his cellphone in the other. He plopped down next...
KEY: Four Stars: Superior. Three Stars: Good. Two Stars: Average. One Star: Poor
KEY: Four stars: superior. Three stars: good. Two stars: average. One star: poor. D (drug use), L (language), N (nudity), S (sexual situations, references), V (violence). Ratings by Dann Gire, Daily Herald Film Critic, unless otherwise noted. Picks...
Kids, Teens and Family
specifically for children or teens as well as those for families, including classes, park and library programs, music, dances, family fitness events, battles of the bands. Deadline is two weeks before event date. Book Voyagers: 4:30-5:30 p.m. Monday,...
Kids, Teens and Family
Thanksgiving Craft Day: 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Monday, Nov. 19, Palatine Library, 700 N. North Court. Children can stop in to make a Thanksgiving craft. Call (847) 358-5881 or visit palatinelibrary.org Moon Over Wheeling: 7-8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 20, Indian...
Kids, Teens and Family
Send us events specifically for children or teens as well as those for families, including classes, park and library programs, music, dances, family fitness events, battles of the bands. Deadline is two weeks before event date. After School Club:...
Kids, Teens and Family Send Items to Nbrcalendar@dailyherald.com -BYLN-
Events specifically for children or teens as well as those for the whole family, including park and library programs, family-friendly performances, and holiday events. Deadline is two weeks before event date. Guys Read: 3:40-4:30 p.m. Mondays, Nov....
Lake County in 60 Seconds
Dog permits go on sale Dec. 3: Lake County Forest Preserve District dog permits for 2013 go on sale Dec. 3. Information is available at or by phone at (847) 367-6640. Permits can be purchased on that website, too. Santa to visit in Vernon Hills:...
Lecture Looks at Managing Pain
Byline: Submitted by Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital Long-term or chronic pain affects an estimated 86 million Americans. Chronic pain can take a physical, financial, and emotional toll on pain sufferers and their family members. If you or a loved...
LPGA Tour
LPGA Tour CME Group Titleholders Naples, Fla. Yardage: 6,699; Par: 72 Purse: $1.5 million At TwinEagles Golf Club (The Eagle Course) Sundays leading results Final Round Na Yeon Choi, $500,000 67-68-69-70274 So Yeon Ryu, $106,379...
Maryland Nears Decision on Move
Byline: David Ginsburg AP Sports Writer COLLEGE PARK, Md. The University of Marylands decision to stay in the Atlantic Coast Conference or join the Big Ten comes down to tradition vs. money. Given the plight of the schools struggling athletic...
NASCAR Sprint Cup Series
NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Ford EcoBoost 400 At Homestead-Miami Speedway, Homestead, Fla. Lap length: 1.5 miles Sundays results (Start position in parentheses) 1. (15) Jeff Gordon, Chevrolet, 267 laps, 116 rating, 47 points. 2....
NBA Standings
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Neighborssitting Down Together
Byline: Susan Klovstad sklovstad@dailyherald.com By Susan Klovstad sklovstad@dailyherald.com Free Thanksgiving dinners arent just about helping the homeless or needy, according to Liz Eakins, executive director of Lazarus House. "We see our Thanksgiving...
New 3-D Test Helps in Screening Women with Dense Breasts
Byline: Irene Maher Tampa Bay Times Nearly 20 years ago, Nikki Lucas went to the doctor complaining of breast pain. A mammogram and an ultrasound were ordered up, but the doctors found no problems. In fact, breast pain can happen for benign reasons...
New Sculptures Added to Waukegan Library's Courtyard
Byline: Waukegan Public Library submission Waukegan Public Library submission An almost three-foot tall bronze sculpture of a frog prince reading a book has found a new home in the Waukegan Public Librarys Stimson Sculpture Garden, along with two...
NFL Standings
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NFL Summaries
NFL summaries PACKERS 24, LIONS 20 Green Bay 0 7 7 1024 Detroit 3 7 7 320 First Quarter DetFG Hanson 30, 4:24. Second Quarter GBFinley 20 pass from Rodgers (Crosby kick), 13:56. DetLeshoure 1 run (Hanson kick), 8:06....
No Doggin' itBoot Camp Unleashes Efforts to Get Owners, Pets to Shape Up
Byline: Vicky Hallett The Washington Post By Vicky Hallett The Washington Post Expect to pick up more than just weights if you enlist in Thank Dog! Bootcamp, a fitness and obedience program that has started up in an Arlington, Va., park. "We...
Oak Brook Doctor Stable after Stabbing
Byline: Melissa Silverberg msilverberg@dailyherald.com An Oak Brook physician was expected to make a full recovery after a nearly fatal stabbing in a downtown Chicago hotel on Saturday night. Dr. Mir Shah, 67, was attacked about 8 p.m. in...
Obama Opens Historic Visit to Myanmar
Byline: Associated Press YANGON, Myanmar Launching a landmark visit to long shunned Myanmar, President Barack Obama said Monday he comes to "extend the hand of friendship" to a nation moving from persecution to peace. But his praise and personal...
One Election Just Rolls into Another
Byline: Robert Sanchez bsanchez@dailyherald.com By Robert Sanchez bsanchez@dailyherald.com Just when you thought election season was over, another is under way. Would-be candidates throughout the suburbs already are circulating petitions to vie...
One Election Just Rolls Right into Another
Byline: Robert Sanchez bsanchez@dailyherald.com Just when you thought election season was over, another is under way. Would-be candidates throughout the suburbs already are circulating petitions to vie for spots on municipal, school, park, library...
Packers, Texans Just Good Enough
Byline: Larry Lage AP Sports Writer DETROIT The Green Bay Packers are winning again, and they arent too concerned about how they look doing it. Aaron Rodgers threw 2 touchdown passes, including a 22-yarder to Randall Cobb with 1:55 left, and...
Pinot Noir Good for Traditional, Eclectic Feast
Whether you choose to make your turkey butter-basted or brined, deep-fried or smoked, rubbed with French tarragon or smothered in Caribbean spices, theres one choice for the wine: Pinot Noir. This medium-bodied, silky red offers just enough tannin...
Quinn Launches Education Campaign for Pension Reform
Byline: Tara Garcia Mathewson tgarciamathewson@dailyherald.com The earliest pensions date back to the time of Augustus Caesar and the Roman Empire. Military pensions in the United States have been common since the American Revolution. And in Illinois,...
Real Work Coming at Rollins/Route 83
Byline: Mick Zawislak mzawislak@dailyherald.com By Mick Zawislak mzawislak@dailyherald.com Among the tales of traffic woe in Lake County, congestion at the intersection of Rollins Road and Route 83 in Round Lake Beach holds a special place. Graded...
Recent Home and Property Sales
For a full list of property sales, visit www.dailyherald.com. Antioch $450,000; 38837 N. Drive3exel Blvd, Antioch, 60002; Sold on Aug. 30, 2012, by Steven E. Bishop to Russell A. Page and Diane L. Page. $225,000; 1215 White Lake Drive, Antioch,...
Recession Spurred Suicides
Byline: Bloomberg The suicide rate in the U.S. increased during the recession, a sign that rising joblessness took a toll on Americans mental health, researchers said. About 1,580 additional suicides occurred annually in the U.S. from 2008 to...
Resume of Susan Rice Tarnished
President Obama had a rare "bring-it-on moment" when ABC News Jonathan Karl asked him about threats by Republican Sens. John McCain and Lindsey Graham to block confirmation of Susan Rice as Secretary of State. "If Senator McCain and Senator Graham...
RIM Offers Free Voice Calls over Wi-Fi with BBM
Byline: Associated Press TORONTO BlackBerry users will be able to make free voice calls over a Wi-Fi network using the popular BBM messaging service. Research In Motion Ltd. announced last week that its adding the feature to BBM. Users will...
Sandy a Super Test for Leaders
Byline: Associated Press NEW YORK For New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, leadership often came with an empathetic hug. For New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, it came with an angry tirade at utilities slow to restore power. For New York City Mayor Michael...
Schaumburg Receives Governor's Sustainability Award
Byline: Submitted by village of Schaumburg A pair of environmental recognition programs have joined together to honor organizations that have achieved significant achievements in protecting the environment and helping sustain the future. Winners...
Seniors Become Leaders Helping Freshmen
Byline: Larissa Chinwah lchinwah@dailyherald.com By Larissa Chinwah lchinwah@dailyherald.com A freshman and senior stand toe-to-toe, nose-to-nose in a room at Larkin High School. The older student stares down the younger boy. No words are exchanged,...
Some Conditions Signal Potential for Type 2 Diabetes
Full of life and joy, the 6-year-old was just about quivering with excitement waiting for her annual checkup to get under way. The little girl was all smiles, ready to talk about her fabulous life as a kindergartner. She also knew that this was going...
Sports in 60 Seconds
Huskies revel in ranking: Northern Illinois is ranked in the Top 25 in both major national college football polls for the first time since 2010. The Huskies (10-1) are No. 24 in the Associated Press poll, ranked just behind Mid-American Conference...
The Downstate '$5 Doctor'
Byline: Associated Press RUSHVILLE, Ill. Patients line up early outside his office just off the town square, waiting quietly for the doctor to arrive, as he has done for nearly 60 years. Dr. Russell Dohner is, after all, a man of routine, a...
Tips to Steer Clear of Debt in Holiday Shopping
Byline: Associated Press Black Friday deals are starting early this year, and that means more pressure to spend spend spend. As the holiday shopping season expands and retailers make impulse buys ever-easier via smartphone and otherwise, consumers...
Tri-Cities Area in 60 Seconds
Free Thanksgiving dinner: The Batavia United Methodist Church invites members of the community to an old fashioned Thanksgiving Day dinner. The turkey dinner will be served from 1 to 4 p.m. at the church, 8 N. Batavia Ave. Use the churchs Water...
Two-Day Planner
Today * If you would like to become an advocate for children, CASA Kane County will held general information meetings in November in two locations. Most meetings will be held in the CASA-Kane County office on the fourth floor of the historic Kane...
Will Pension Cuts Still Cost?
Byline: Mike Riopell State Government Writer mriopell@dailyherald.com By Mike Riopell State Government Writer mriopell@dailyherald.com SPRINGFIELD Lawmakers are getting set to debate teachers and state workers retirements once again, but some caution...
World & Nation in 60 Seconds the World the Nation
Medics: Israel strike kills 11: GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip An Israeli missile flattened a two-story house in a residential neighborhood of Gaza City on Sunday, killing at least 11 civilians, mostly women and children, Palestinian medical officials said,...