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1 hr ago | KCEN
Colleges are paying students to take a year off after high school to travel, volunteer or do internships so that students of all income brackets can benefit from "gap years."
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1 hr ago | Northwestern University
The Henry and Leigh Bienen School of Music's 10th annual Spring Festival, "Revelation -- From China to Spanish Harlem," opens March 30 and continues in April.
2 hrs ago | Business Journal
"It will be really hard," said Linda Burtch , an executive recruiter in business intelligence who has found her practice transformed with the emergence of Big Data.
6 hrs ago | Patch.com
Four local lawmakers are teaming up to host an Affordable Care Act enrollment day Saturday in Glenview as the March 31 deadline for enrollment approaches.
10 hrs ago | CBS Local
The private suburban Chicago university says the money will be used to a series of new buildings and renovations while also endowing professorships, creating scholarships and supporting research, among other plans.
14 hrs ago | Northwestern University
The Querrey Simpson Charitable Foundation has made an additional $15 million gift to Northwestern University in support of the University's innovative, interdisciplinary research efforts applying nanotechnology to regenerative medicine.
Evanstonians will finally get to peek inside Peckish Pig , the first brewpub in Evanston, when it soft opens tomorrow, per Urban Daddy .
Rose's Wheat Free Bakery and CafAŠ is now open on Central Avenue in Highland Park .
Twin astronauts are ready to shed blood for space exploration - and that could lead to insights into some of the hottest topics in biomedicine.
Bill Plante's journey from his Chicago upbringing to his current and longstanding post as CBS News White House correspondent has been, in many senses, a conventional one for reporters of a certain age.
The following arrest information was supplied by the Highland Park Department. It does not indicate a conviction.
Prejudice revealed. Men were twice as likely to be hired for a math job even when they had equal skill.
For its fourth annual Distinguished Alumni Concert, the Music Institute of Chicago presents pianist Inna Faliks Saturday, May 3 at 7:30 p.m. at Nichols Concert Hall, 1490 Chicago Avenue, Evanston.
As Garrison Keillor would say, it was a quiet week in Winnetka. The following is the only item in last week's police blotter: A 17-year-old from Evanston was cited for possession of cannabis on March 7 at 10:15 p.m. at Elder Beach.