For generations of Boyle Heights residents, Sears was a place to buy the mundane necessities — khaki pants, refrigerators. It was there for families as they grew, from baby clothes to prom dresses to business casual outfits for first jobs. It was a window-shopping mecca, a place to gaze at […]

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (WSAV) – The pandemic changed many things, including the tourism season in the Lowcountry. So what has the COVID-19 crisis meant for renters, buyers and visitors, and what’s to come? “It’s getting much busier now than any year in history,” said Bill Miles, President and CEO […]

Black celebrity is having a sustained moment on the big screen. Feature films devoted to Black star athletes, civil rights activists, popular singers, and even mathematicians cascade from studios and streamers, offering not merely long-overdue representation but a chance to see nuance and difference in Black life and thought. This […]

Photo credit: Hearst Owned From Harper’s BAZAAR When Sports Business Journal announced its Year-End Awards this month, the WNBA’s iconic orange hoodie was among the winners. Deemed the Best Fashion Statement of 2020, the garment was the most popular item at official online retailers and the bestselling item in WNBA […]

ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL — The Christmas holiday is almost here in Arlington Heights. While a favorite time of year for many, Christmas celebrations will likely look different this year amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recently released specific guidance on what and what not […]

PALOS HEIGHTS, IL — Palos Heights Parks and Recreation is planning to open the community pool Monday, July 13, as Illinois enters Phase 4 of the state’s reopening. The pool is limited to preregistration. Reserved public swim sessions will be offered through Aug.16. Face masks are required when not in […]