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 December 2, 2012

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13th Annual Living Nativity, Bethel Lutheran Church, 3839 W. Frontage Road, Pala
13th Annual Living Nativity, Bethel Lutheran Church, 3839 W. Frontage Road, Palatine: See the story of the birth of Jesus Christ, featuring live animals. Guests are invited to pet the animals after performances. Outdoor shows at 4:30 and 5:30 p.m....
AC Units in Windows Need Winterprotection
Q. Should I cover my window air conditioner? I have no one to help and wonder if I can do this myself. Im a senior citizen. What type of cover should I buy, and how do I measure for it? A. Yes, you should cover your window air conditioner for the...
Adding Rhyme and Meter Won't Make Rudeness Sweeter
Q. Upon opening what I thought would be a wedding invitation from good friends, I found, printed on very nice stationery: "Our wedding is coming but oh, what dismay. "The venue is small on our big day! "Though we cant squeeze you in during...
Adquiriendo Conocimientos
(AP) Karen Lara se presento a la Noche de Matematicas en Christ Episcopal Church en Elizabeth City, N.C., para recibir algunos consejos sobre como ayudar a sus tres hijos con sus tareas de matematicas. Ella se fue a casa con algunas habilidades...
Affirming Morality Amidst Austerity
America is entering a period of prolonged austerity. The entitlement commitments made in a past generation have been rendered untenable by demographics and health cost inflation. The problem is no ones particular fault, but it is very, very large....
Anderson's Book Angels Spread Literacy to Needy Kids
Byline: Candy Purdom Andersons Bookshop This time of year finds holiday elves hard at work making the season bright. But at in Naperville and Downers Grove, the hard work is being accomplished by Book Angels, doing their part to spread the love...
A Silk Collectible from 1888 Presidential Campaign
Q. I had my granddads silk handkerchief framed under glass. (I hope it was not glued down.) On the bottom is printed, "PATENTED June 28, 1888, A.S. Rosenthal & Co. N.Y." How would my piece compare to campaign buttons? And what might be the value?...
Badgers' Title Is a Real Rush
Byline: Associated Press Wisconsin took the ball and ran away with another Big Ten title. Montee Ball ran for 202 yards and 3 touchdowns and the Badgers scored 7 TDs on their first nine possessions, blowing out No. 14 Nebraska 70-31 to win their...
Ballet Dancers Delight Shoppers in Lombard
Byline: Barbara Vitello bvitello@dailyherald.com While shoppers expect to see animatronic holiday displays in storefront windows this time of year, they probably dont expect to see flesh-and-blood ballerinas performing pirouettes and plies. But...
Bartlett Finishes off a Winning Weekend
Byline: Daily Herald report Bartletts 45-38 win over Lake Park in girls basketball Saturday night in Roselle was important to the Hawks on two fronts. First and most importantly, it was the teams fourth win in five games and secondly, Bartletts...
Beckham, Galaxy Grab MLS Cup
Byline: Associated Press CARSON, Calif. David Beckham stood on the podium with his three sons, an oversized Union Jack knotted around his Los Angeles Galaxy jersey. With a practiced lift and a broad smile, he raised the sparkling silver cup over...
Books and Authors
Submit events at least three weeks in advance by email to dupageneighbor.com or by fax, (630) 955-0895. Glen Ellyn: The Bookstore will offer these events at 475 N. Main St., unless noted. Info: (630) 469-2891. * Glen Ellyn author Paul L. Corona...
Boys Basketball
Boys basketball Saturdays results WOODSTOCK 36, WAUCONDA 35 Wauconda Lovelle 0 0-0 0, Sidlowski 3 2-3 8, Swenson 4 1-1 9, Blomberg 0 0-0 0, King 0 0-0 0, McFarlin 1 1-1 3, Thomas 3 0-0 7, Head 3 0-0 8. Totals . Woodstock Benjamin 0 0-0...
Broncos Knock Grant from Unbeaten Ranks
Byline: John Bumbales Daily Herald Correspondent As the old saying goes, all good things must come to an end. And after starting off the wrestling season with a perfect 5-0 record, host Grant finally met its match Saturday afternoon against state-ranked...
Bulls Win, but How's Hamilton?
Though it hardly matters in the long run, the Bulls achieved some payback Saturday night. They knocked off Philadelphia 93-88 in the type of defensive slugfest coach Tom Thibodeau enjoys. This was the first time theyve seen the 76ers since they...
Burlington Central Routs Genoa
Byline: Eric Bridges Daily Herald Correspondent It took nearly a quarter and a half for the Genoa-Kingston girls basketball team to score its first points, and Burlington Central took full advantage by outscoring the Cogs 67-9 for a Big Northern...
Cameras in the Courtroom: 'It's Not Entertainment'
"What we have here," the grizzled editor says to the cub reporter, "is a case of the publics right to know running smack dab into its right not to care." The quote, I believe, is from a long-ago comic strip. It came to mind recently in the wake...
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Delores Marie Lundegard Casey Delores Marie Lundegard Casey made her transition peacefully on Nov. 21, 2012, at Signature Place in Dallas, Texas. Delores was born to Herbert and Marie Lundegard at their home in St. Paul, Minn. Her determination and...
Changes Needed
Byline: John Chubb For Reflejos Everyone agrees that Americas high schools need to do a better job of preparing students to be "college- and career-ready." But the big problem is, how do we get them to do that? One state has just come up with...
Chicago
Byline: Jacky Runice Daily Herald Correspondent Chicago Cold play Northerly Island is the perfectly named place for a day of outdoor winter activities courtesy of the Chicago Park Districts eighth annual Polar Adventure Days. The fun, family...
College Basketball
College basketball How the AP Top 25 men fared 1. Indiana (8-0) beat Coppin State 87-51. Next: vs. Central Connecticut State, Saturday, Dec. 8. 2. Duke (8-0) beat Delaware 88-50. Next: vs. Temple, Saturday, Dec. 8. 3. Michigan (7-0) beat...
College Football
College football Saturdays scores Associated Press Top 25 No. 2 Alabama beat No. 3 Georgia 32-28 No. 7 Kansas St. beat No. 23 Texas 42-42 No. 12 Oklahoma beat TCU 24-17 No. 13 Florida St. beat Georgia Tech 21-15 No. 14 Nebraska...
Conant Gets Defensive
Byline: John Juettner Daily Herald Correspondent Conants constant defensive pressure is designed to wear its opponent down over the course of a game. On Saturday night against Wheeling, the strategy proved most effective. The visiting Cougars...
Conant Quickly Gets Back on Track against St. Viator
Byline: John Leusch jleusch@dailyherald.com After losing a tough 35-31 decision to Barrington on Friday night, it was a quick turnaround for Conant on Saturday afternoon. But it didnt prevent the Cougars from getting off to a quick start against...
Crimson Tide Squeaks into Title Game
Byline: Associated Press Associated Press ATLANTA Alabama got a hand on the ball, which wobbled into the arms of a Georgia receiver who wasnt supposed to catch it. Before the Bulldogs could get off another play, the clock ran out. The Crimson...
Cummins Steps Down at Streamwood
Byline: Jerry Fitzpatrick jfitzpatrick@dailyherald.com Streamwood football coach Cal Cummins stepped down recently, citing family obligations. The sixth coach since the program began in 1979, Cummins led the Sabres for seven seasons, highlighted...
Cut Your Own
Byline: Samantha Nelson Daily Herald Correspondent Theres no doubt the Christmas season is in full force. If you want to add a natural element to your holiday decorations, a real Christmas tree may be just the thing. Cut-your-own tree farms...
Dejelos Dormir Mas
(Reuters) Tal vez los padres deberian dejar que sus hijos duerman un poco mas porque ello mejorari su comportamiento y atencion en la escuela, de acuerdo con un estudio canadiense. Por otro lado, pocos padres probablemente se sorprenderan de saber...
Doeren Ditching Huskies NIU Loses Its Coach to NC State
Byline: Tim Sassone tsassone@dailyherald.com With the success Dave Doeren has had at Northern Illinois the past two years, everyone knew this was possible. That doesnt make the timing any easier to take for the Huskies and their fans. The...
DuPage County Forest Preserve District
The following events are sponsored by the Forest Preserve District of DuPage County. For more information on the districts places and events, contact (630) 933-7200 or dupageforest.org. Blacksmithing: Stop by the wagon shed to see the blacksmith...
DVD Previews
Byline: The Washington Post Coming Dec. 4 "The Dark Knight Rises" (PG-13, 164 minutes, Warner Home Video): Christopher Nolan has made a completely satisfying movie, one steeped enough in self-contained mythology to reward hard-core fans while...
Egypt's President Sets Constitution Vote
Byline: Associated Press CAIRO Egypts President Mohammed Morsi called Saturday for a referendum in two weeks on a contentious draft constitution, setting a date for another milestone in the countrys transition to democracy. Widespread disputes...
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Joyce R. Ekdahl Joyce R. Ekdahl, 99, of Lake Forest, passed away peacefully at her son's home in Frankfort, IL on Nov. 29, 2012. She was born in Greenville, OH, to Clement and Marcia Oskins on Aug. 14, 1913, raised in Ohio and Indiana, and became...
Elgin Children's Chorus Presents 'Christmastide Carols'
Byline: Submitted by Elgin Childrens Chorus Kick off the holiday season with the Elgin Childrens Chorus as it presents "Christmastide Carols," the first concert of its 27th season, at 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 2, at the Elgin Community College Arts Center,...
Esperanza Para Los Compradores De Vivienda
Byline: Por Tara Garcia Mathewson Para Reflejos Evelio Villanueva comenzo a retrasarse en sus facturas cuando su esposa se enfermo. A principios del 2009 intento obtener una modificacion de prestamo de su banco pero le fue denegada. Dos anos...
Ex-District 25 Board Member Dies
Byline: Eileen O. Daday Daily Herald Correspondent A former school board member with Arlington Heights Elementary District 25, who served during its biggest growth years during the 1960s, has died. Charles Bennett served two terms on District...
Experience Serves Efficient Saxons
Byline: Connor OGara Daily Herald Correspondent If experience is the remedy for closing out games on the road, Schaumburg has it in a heavy dose. Schaumburg seniors Kyle Bolger (19 points, 3 rebounds, 3 assists) and Jimmy Lundquist (12 points,...
Fillies Line Up a Victory; Pappas Hits for 30
Byline: Daily Herald report Barringtons girls basketball team spent a lot of time at the free throw line on Saturday night. In fact, the majority of the Fillies points came at that stripe in a 39-33 triumph over visiting Huntley. The Fillies...
Flurry of Excellence from Leyden at Valhalla
Byline: Bill Esbrook Daily Herald Correspondent Fremd girls bowling coach Deb Pietrucha said this was the first year where snow hadnt caused at least one team to arrive late to her annual tourney. Not this season, though there were warm temps...
Fomentando la Educacion Superior
WASHINGTON (PRNewswire-Hispanic Wire) Con una poblacion latina que ahora constituye cerca de un cuarto de la poblacion de los Estados Unidos comprendida hasta los 18 anos de edad y que se preve que aumente, la importancia de promover y ampliar las...
Free Things to See and Do in Amish Country
Byline: Associated Press Associated Press LANCASTER, Pa. With the harvest season over, the culture, architecture and history of Pennsylvanias Amish country can be seen for free in Lancaster County, where many Amish settled starting in the early...
Gators Wrestle Tough at Leyden
Byline: Mike Garofola Daily Herald Correspondent That big smile worn by Mike Fumagalli said it all. Leyden saved its best for last Saturday afternoon at its annual quad inside the famed Farina Fieldhouse in Franklin Park with an exciting come-from-behind...
Geers, Lindeman Go Undefeated for Neuqua
Byline: Kevin McGavin Daily Herald Correspondent Neuqua Valley began its morning at the West Aurora Mega Duals on Saturday with a one-sided win over Naperville Central, dispatching its city rival 47-24. The Wildcats were upended by a powerful...
Geneva's Press Rattles South Elgin
Byline: Craig Brueske Daily Herald Correspondent Most experts in the health care industry suggest applying pressure to an open wound in the attempt to minimize blood loss. In the case of Genevas girls basketball team, applying pressure seems...
Grant Falls from Unbeaten Ranks
Byline: John Bumbales Daily Herald Correspondent As the old saying goes, all good things must come to an end. And after starting off the wrestling season with a perfect 5-0 record, host Grant finally met its match Saturday afternoon against state-ranked...
Grant's Victory Is Quite a Production
Byline: Joe Aguilar jaguilar@dailyherald.com Female athletes invaded Wauconda High School on Saturday. People flocked to watch. And have a cup of cheer. "I saw that and I was like, Whats going on? " Grant senior Taylor Rossi said of the...
'Grinch' Poised to Become Holiday Tradition
Byline: Barbara Vitello bvitello@dailyherald.com "You write very good Seuss." The doctor himself Theodor Geisel reportedly offered that compliment to writer/lyricist Timothy Mason. Thus began the collaboration that led to "Dr. Seuss How the...
Haciendo Negocios En Illinois
Byline: Por John Joyce Para Reflejos Cada ano cientos de negocios se enfrentan a la decision de si deben continuar localizando sus operaciones en el estado de Illinois. Muchos otros evaluan al estado y lo que tiene que ofrecer para determinar si...
Hawthorne Charts
Hawthorne charts Dec. 1, 2012 FIRSTPurse $13,500, Maiden Claiming $15,000-$10,000, 2 yos, 1 1/16 miles $2 Mutuels: 4 Ptarmigan Mountain $9.00 $4.80 $4.00 $2 EXACTA: 4-3 pd. $55.40 3 Mister Paddy $7.00 $3.60 $1 SUPERFECTA: 4-3-7-5...
Hawthorne Selections
Hawthorne selections By Joe Kristufek Dec. 2, 2012 Selections for a fast track Horses listed by program number Post time: 2:10 p.m. 1. 1 1/16 miles, purse $15,000, claiming $17,500 (3 yos or nw3), 3 yos & up, f&m. ...
Hazing Leads to 3 Forfeits
Byline: Jake Griffin and Marie Wilson jgriffin@dailyherald.com mwilson@dailyherald.com By Jake Griffin and Marie Wilson jgriffin@dailyherald.com mwilson@dailyherald.com The Hoffman Estates High School boys varsity basketball team is forfeiting three...
Head Games Won't Stop Players at All Levels Will Continue Trying to Convince Doctors They're OK
The week after Jay Cutler was laid out by a dirty hit brought conversation from coast to coast about whether the Bears did something wrong in allowing Cutler to finish the first half against Houston. But Lovie Smith and Co. could only work with...
Help Give Kids Hope for the Holidays
One of the blessings of Christmas and the winter holidays is the myriad opportunities to do good in this world. Just Saturday, for example, dozens of volunteers turned out in Elk Grove Village to help the Salvation Army package more than 10,000...
High Cost of 'Affordable Care' Insurance Will Stun Many
Byline: Brian Faler Bloomberg News WASHINGTON To Megan Hildebrandt, President Barack Obamas Affordable Care Act means she can no longer be denied health insurance because of her lymphatic cancer. Theres a big catch: Coverage for the 28-year-old...
Hope on the Slopes
Byline: Catherine Tsai Associated Press DENVER A disappointing snow year in much of Colorado ski country last season has the states resorts and hotels hoping that snowboarders and skiers will burn off some pent-up demand for deep snow this winter....
Hot-Shooting Vikings Run Record to 7-0
Byline: Craig Brueske Daily Herald Correspondent The first half featured a 10-minute delay when the lights went out in Mack Olson Gym. Late in the third quarter, Genevas boys basketball team shot the lights out during a 14-2 run that snapped...
How to Keep Snow, Animal Damage to a Minimum
Byline: Tim Johnson Chicago Botanic Garden As winter approaches, the major outdoor gardening tasks will be removing snow and monitoring for animal damage. Install protection now for plants that are likely to be damaged by animals. It is best...
Hyundai Adds New Elantra Hatchback Hyundai Adds New Elantra Hatchback
Byline: Ann M. Job For The Associated Press By Ann M. Job For The Associated Press The new-for-2013 Hyundai Elantra GT hatchback is a stylish, fuel-sipping, nimble car with surprisingly quiet interior and luxury touches that include a huge panoramic...
'I Believed They Were Guilty'
Byline: Lee Filas lfilas@dailyherald.com By Lee Filas lfilas@dailyherald.com Michael Waller said hell walk out of the Lake County states attorneys office Monday with his "head held high" as he begins retirement after more than two decades on the...
Illinois State Nearly Upsets No. 5 Louisville
Byline: Associated Press Illinois State coach Dan Muller nearly had a signature win in just his seventh game. Coming close doesnt interest him. The first-year coach and his Redbirds came into No. 5 Louisville and narrowly fell 69-66 after leading...
It Adds Up to a Rams Loss against Glenbrook South
Byline: Patricia Babcock McGraw pbabcock@dailyherald.com Grayslake Centrals 43-19 rebounding deficit in Saturdays nonconference game against visiting Glenbrook South looked bad on paper. But it seemed to feel even worse in person. "Im surprised...
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Mary Kathryn Holtzman Kanies On Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012, Mary Kathryn Holtzman Kanies passed gently away, surrounded by her family. In recent years, she was kept close to home by Parkinson's Disease. Mary grew up on the prairies of South Dakota during...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - It Began like Any Other Saturday for the Kansas City Chiefs D
Byline: Dave Skretta Associated Press KANSAS CITY, Mo. It began like any other Saturday for the Kansas City Chiefs during the NFL season, their general manager and coach at work early to put final touches on this weekends game plan. Then they got...
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...
Labor Leader Changed Professional Baseball
Byline: From Daily Herald wire reports Marvin Miller was a labor economist who never played a day of organized baseball. He preferred tennis. Yet he transformed the national pastime as surely as Babe Ruth, Jackie Robinson, television and night games....
La Composicion del Cuerpo Humano Puede Considerarse Desde El Punto De Vista De L
La composicion del cuerpo humano puede considerarse desde el punto de vista de la composicion de masa o atomica. Para ilustrar ambos puntos de vista, el cuerpo humano es 70 por ciento agua, y el agua es un 11 por ciento hidrogeno por masa pero un 67...
Lake Park Falls to Bartlett
Byline: D.J. Wanberg Daily Herald Correspondent Bartletts 45-38 girls basketball win over Lake Park Saturday night in Roselle was important to the Hawks on two fronts. First and most importantly, it was the teams fourth win in five games and...
Lancers Place Second at Invite
Byline: Michael Eaken Daily Herald Correspondent Prospects girls gymnastics season came to sudden halt last season, but the Knights are off to a most encouraging beginning to this season. It was rough way to finish last year as Prospect hit a...
License Issue Just a Smoke Screen?
License issue just a smoke screen? Here they go again, rewarding law breakers. Isnt rewarding illegal immigrants called aiding and abetting? Why guard the border when those vote-hungry politicians lure them here? Ex-Gov. Jim Edgar says we should...
Local Arts & Entertainment
Includes plays, films, festivals, art exhibits and receptions, concerts, dance shows and more. Deadline is two weeks before event Sunday Afternoon Movies: 1:30 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 2, Des Plaines Public Library, 1501 Ellinwood St., Des Plaines. A free...
Local Arts & Entertainment
Includes plays, films, festivals, art exhibits and receptions, concerts, dance shows and more. Deadline is two weeks before event Christmas Ship Concert with Lee Murdock: 2-3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 2, Palatine Public Library, 700 N. North Court, Palatine....
Local Arts & Entertainment
Includes plays, films, festivals, art exhibits and receptions, concerts, dance shows and more. Deadline is two weeks before event Christmastide Carols: 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 2, Elgin Community Colleges Blizzard Theatre, 1700 Spartan Drive, Elgin....
Local Arts & Entertainment Send Items to Nbrcalendar@dailyherald.Com
Includes plays, films, festivals, art exhibits and receptions, concerts, dance shows and more. Deadline is two weeks before event. Viking Park Singers annual holiday concert: 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 2, Viking Park, Old Grand Avenue, Gurnee. Cost is...
Loner Gal Pal Can't Be Happy, Right? Wrong
Q. Im male, late 30s. Ive been seeing a woman, and getting along with her in many great ways, for over a year. One of her strengths is her ability to get along in life on her own; shes a fairly independent, "lone wolf" type, not afraid to disappear...
Looking for Holiday Decorating Ideas? Get Inspired at Geneva's Annual Christmas
Looking for holiday decorating ideas? Get inspired at Genevas annual Christmas House Tour Dec. 7 and 8. Five distinctive homes decorated for the holidays by area businesses will open their doors to visitors for self-guided tours. These homes...
Los Inicios del Voto Hispano
(AP) Se suponia que el presidente John F. Kennedy se detendria solo por un instante. En cambio, un grupo de hispanos lo convencio de que entrase en un hotel de Houston para hablar ante activistas mexicoamericanos. Y alli, el convencio a su esposa,...
Majerus Dies of Heart Failure at Age of 64
Byline: Associated Press ST. LOUIS At Rick Majerus final stop, the lone concession to the coachs health woes were the footstools stationed at each corner of the practice court. Close by anytime he needed a breather. Close enough, too, to jump...
Material Girl Lists NYC Apartment for $23 Million Material Girl Lists NYC Apartment for $23 Million
Byline: Zillow By Zillow Three years after she picked up a new double-wide townhouse on the Upper East Side for $32 million, Madonna has decided its time to divest herself of her "old" apartment overlooking the west side of Central Park. The...
Meyer, MD-4323611
Carol R. Meyer, MD of Lombard Carol R. Meyer, MD (nee Rehder), 87, died Nov. 30, 2012, at Good Samaritan Hospital. Visitation will be held Monday, from 2 to 8 p.m. at Brust Funeral Home, 135 S. Main St., Lombard. Dr. Meyer will be lying-in-state Tuesday,...
Motoring Couple's Two of a Kind Motoring Couple's Two of a Kind -BYLN-
"If youre going to have a classic car, you have to drive it. Otherwise, I recommend you collect stamps!" That is the advice Mike Podgorski gives on how our beloved rolling icons should be handled. The Barrington resident isnt just blowing smoke...
Naperville Central Places Third at Downers N
Byline: Chris Walker Daily Herald Correspondent Fremd was looking to win its 20th consecutive Mike Williams Big Purple Invitational championship on Saturday at Downers Grove North. Lyons Twp. got in the way. Behind all-arounders Michelle Cozza...
NBA Standings
NBA standings Eastern Conference ATLANTIC W L Pct GB New York 11 4 .733 Brooklyn 11 5 .688 1/2 Philadelphia 10 7 .588 2 Boston 9 8 .529 3 Toronto 4...
Neuqua Overcomes Brownridge, Warriors
Byline: Stan Goff Daily Herald Correspondent There were flashes of greatness on each side during Saturdays key Upstate Eight Conference Valley Division boys basketball game between Waubonsie Valley and Neuqua Valley. For the host Warriors, star...
NFL Gets It Right by Not Postponing Game
Sometimes, the game must go on. Especially in the NFL, where the games always seem to go on. The assassination of President Kennedy a half century ago didnt stop the NFL from playing games barely two days later. The tragedy that unfolded Saturday...
NFL Standings
NFL standings AFC EAST W L T Pct PF PA New England 8 3 0 .727 407 244 Miami 5 6 0 .455 211 226 N.Y. Jets 4 7 0 .364 221 290 Buffalo 4 7 ...
North Central College
The following events and activities are offered by North Central College, 30 N. Brainard St., Naperville. Info: (630) 637-5300 or northcentralcollege.edu, unless noted. Theater: Brightside Theatre presents performances of "Company" at 8 p.m. Dec....
Notice
Notice To report scores: Coaches, please report all scores to the Daily Herald Cook County office by e-mailing prepsports@dailyherald.com, calling (847) 427-4430, or faxing results to (847) 427-1173. When faxing results, please make sure that...
Notice
Notice To report scores: Coaches, please report all scores to the Daily Herald DuPage County office by e-mailing prepsports@dailyherald.com, calling (630) 955-3557, or faxing results to (630) 955-3540. When faxing results, please make sure...
Notice
Notice To report scores: Coaches, please report all scores to the Daily Herald Tri-Cities office by e-mailing prepsports@dailyherald.com or faxing results to (630) 955-3540. When faxing results, please make sure that results are legible, and...
NU-DePaul Battle Features Area Stars
If youre a womens basketball fan, clear your afternoon today. Youll want to make your way to Lincoln Park. DePaul will be hosting Northwestern at McGrath-Phillips Arena in a city-suburban rivalry game (4 p.m. tipoff) that features the two best...
Nuevo Sistema De Recoleccion De Agua
Byline: (Submitted by Lewis University) ROMEOVILLE Gracias al programa de mini fondos patrocinado por Hanson Material Service, Midwest Generation y ComEd, la universidad "Lewis University" recibio un total de $ 65,000 para construir un sistema...
Obama Too Worried about Appearances?
Obama too worried about appearances? Im thinking about the parents and other family members of the four Americans killed in Benghazi. I can only imagine their frustration as they watch elected officials and talking heads on TV going over and over...
Obtaining Knowledge
(AP) Karen Lara showed up for Math Night at Christ Episcopal Church at Elizabeth City, N.C., one night for some tips on how to help her three kids with their math homework. She left with some skills that she says not only will help her children;...
Overhaul, Simplify Our Tax Code
Overhaul, simplify our tax code A debate rages in Washington over whether the tax rates should be raised for all Americans or just those over a certain income level. The issue promises to continue to divide America. While the battle has forced...
Party Nominates Businessman to Lead Glen Ellyn
Byline: Christopher Placek cplacek@dailyherald.com Glen Ellyns 82-year-old nonpartisan nominating party will support a local business owner for village president in the upcoming spring municipal elections. Alex Demos defeated Mary Loch 699-629...
Pena Nieto Ofrece Aumentar Cooperacion Con Los EEUU Justicia Obliga a Tabacaleras a Admitir Que Mintieron En EEUU
WASHINGTON (AP) El presidente electo mexicano Enrique Pena Nieto ofrecio al mandatario Barack Obama su disposicion para aumentar la cooperacion binacional en materia de seguridad y su apoyo para lograr una reforma migratoria que regularice la situacion...
Photographer Opening Solo Show at Paramount Theatre
Byline: Melissa Mercado Aurora Art Walk A solo exhibit featuring the work of photographer Brian DeWolf on display on the second floor of the Paramount Theatres Grand Gallery features a collection of large-scale banner prints from the Croissy exhibit...
Planning Can Help in Easing Holiday Travel Headaches
Byline: Gail Todd Daily Herald Correspondent Remember the days when Christmas meant packing the car with presents and driving to your grandparents home? For me, that drive meant sitting on the right side of an imaginary line in the back seat. My...
Promising Start as Prospect Ices Galatte Title
Byline: Michael Eaken Daily Herald Correspondent Prospect girls gymnastics season came to sudden halt last season, but the Knights are off to a most encouraging beginning to this season. It was rough way to finish last year as Prospect hit a...
Prospect Thinks Quick in OT, Edges Barrington
Byline: Ryan OGara Daily Herald Correspondent Scoring first in overtime in high school basketball is extremely important, because with no shot clock, it puts the other team into scramble mode almost immediately. On Saturday night at Prospect,...