Tweaking breakfast traditions recently led me to rediscover Korean bibimbap. A gentle blend of fluffy rice, marinated meat and sautéed vegetables, bibimbap is a colorful dish that isn’t complete without an egg on top, making it ideal brunch fare.
July 23 6 p.m. |
It’s more than three months until the election. But I saw my first political TV commercial the other night.
Being a homeowner isn’t easy. Maintaining the place where you live can be time consuming, regardless of whether you’re doing the work yourself or simply making calls to set up service appointments. Then there’s the cost.
In my early days as a journalist, Theodore H. White was required reading. If you don’t recall Teddy White, think of him as the father of modern political reporting.
July 22 8:41 a.m. |
Help Squad, I’m writing to request assistance in gaining a credit of $679 for a surprise birthday/anniversary dinner I purchased a year ago on WeDeal, which expires July 30, 2014. I would rather not get lawyers and the Better Business Bureau involved.
July 19 10:22 a.m. |
Ever wish you could travel back to the past, say when you were about 21 years old, walk up to yourself and give you some really, really good, smart advice?
From the Community
July 18 10 a.m. |
In addition to all the hype came the question that gets asked every four years when a new World Cup tournament gets underway, “Will soccer finally take off in America?” Well, it has, depending on your measuring stick.
July 17 9:52 a.m. |
Author Scott Turow calls his latest novel, “Identical,” a “weird stew of personal things.” Indeed it is. The book centers around a set of twins — state Sen. Paul Giannis and his brother Cass, a recently released ex-con who served 25 years for the murder of his girlfriend.
July 17 6:20 a.m. |
Robert K. Elder
Celebrate the mid-summer with a nod to Shakespeare, fairies and magic.
July 16 3 p.m. |
EDITORIAL: Excuse us if we seem perplexed about the $16 million planning cost error for the new criminal court building campus in Waukegan. It was supposed to cost $100 million, and it’s already a year behind schedule. Now it will cost $116 million if all the preferred components remain in the plan.
July 16 2:04 p.m. |