The naked truth -- Wade looks forward to coming home

The naked truth -- Wade looks forward to coming home

Photo by Jeff Vorva Dwyane Wade had some fun at one of his south suburban camps in 2011. He is scheduled to return to the area as a member of the Bulls.    Those who remember former Richards High School standout Dwyane Wade as a shy teenager might be a little surprised that he is not a very shy 34-year-old as he has done several fashion ads for high-level suit makers throughout his... Read more


Passafiume in line to be next Richards b…

Chris Passafiume has been recommended by Richards Athletic Director Ken Styler and a search committee to become the new boys basketball coach at the Oak Lawn school. The Evergreen Park resident will replace Jason Mamon, who took a job at Hyde Park’s coach after two years with the Bulldogs. Passafiume was the Bulldogs’ sophomore coach last season and has taught and coached in District 218 since 2010. He has also coached boys and girls soccer... Read more

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‘Ted 2’ sequel should have stayed in hibernation The comedy “Ted 2” is an unneeded sequel to the film “Ted.” The first brought us Mark Wahlberg as John, along with Seth MacFarlane as Ted, his foul-mouthed Teddy bear of a best friend. This film picks up a little after the first film ended. We see the bear getting married to his sleazy fiancee, Tami-Lynn (Jessica Barth), at a wedding officiated by Sam... Read more


Spending a water-logged White Sox weeken…


In some ways, it was just perfect. I guess you could say it was a perfect storm. I had purchased some tickets to a couple of White Sox games earlier this year. On this occasion I asked my friend Bob Ward to go with me. I go a long way back with Bob. I’ve known him since we attended St. Margaret of Scotland Elementary School at 99th and Throop in Chicago. But... Read more