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Meet Bishop Blase Cupich, Chicago's incoming archbishop
Sep. 20, 2014
Updated 5:30 p.m.
Bishop Blase Cupich will be installed as the next archbishop of the Archdiocese of Chicago on Nov. 18.
Assessing the legacy of Cardinal Francis George
Sep. 19, 2014
As Bishop Blase Cupich is named the next archbishop of Chicago, the community reflects on the legacy of Cardinal Francis George.
Do new FDA actions endanger your favorite cheese?
Sep. 16, 2014
Newly enforced FDA guidelines on a bacterium that doesn’t cause sickness leave cheese lovers scratching their heads.
Illinois proposes tighter regulations for raw milk
Sep. 9, 2014
Some farmers and consumers are angry about proposed restrictions by the Illinois Department of Public Health on raw milk.
Ty Segall: Prolific but brilliant
Sep. 8, 2014
The amazing thing about Southern California lo-fi garage-rock hero Ty Segall isn’t that he gives us a truckload of new songs every year; it’s that so many of them are great.
Chicago’s Lyric Opera hosts costume sale
Sep. 4, 2014
Already on the lookout for a Halloween costume? Or possibly your next Comic Con or Renaissance Faire outfit?
Bear ye one another’s burdens
Sep. 3, 2014
People across the region are opting out of insurance and into health care sharing ministries. The programs allow members who adhere to a strict Christian lifestyle to share medical expenses.
How America killed off its most populous bird
Aug. 28, 2014
Passenger pigeons once made up 25 to 40 percent of all the birds on the continent. But in just a few decades, the bird went extinct. On the 100th anniversary of its extinction, we explore why.
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