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Father and Son Life Lessons: New book and local signing event highlight Polish family life with a father's strict guidance

Father and Son Life Lessons: New book and local signing event highlight Polish family life with a father's strict guidance

Early on, in his new 176-page paperback book of his childhood stories, author Richard Post, who was raised in the Polish neighborhood of Chicago known as "Goose Island" during the 1940s and 1950s, shares a vivid story about the importance his father placed on discipline:

June 15, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Like father, like daughter

Like father, like daughter

Dr. Stevan Vuckovic, left, an emergency room doctor at Franciscan St. Anthony Health in Crown Point, stands with his daughter, Alex Vuckovic, 20, a St. John Fire Department paramedic who plans on following in her dad's footsteps.

June 13, 2014 12:14 pm
Like father, like daughter

Like father, like daughter

Dr. Stevan Vuckovic, left, an emergency room doctor at Franciscan St. Anthony Health in Crown Point, stands with his daughter, Alex Vuckovic, 20, a St. John Fire Department paramedic who plans on following in her dad's footsteps.

June 13, 2014 12:14 pm
YOUNG VOICES: Take time to thank male mentors, too

YOUNG VOICES: Take time to thank male mentors, too

As we prepare to celebrate Mother's Day, let me be the first to assert that no one loves his mother more than I love mine.

May 10, 2014 9:30 pm
Sisters of Song: Lennon Sisters continue Lawrence Welk's tradition with February concert

Sisters of Song: Lennon Sisters continue Lawrence Welk's tradition with February concert

Kathy Lennon of the legendary sisters singing group The Lennon Sisters is excited to return to Chicago next month with her sisters for a pair of Valentine's Day week concerts.

January 28, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Fatherhood is great!

Fatherhood is great!

June 21, 2013 4:32 pm
EDITORIAL ADVISORY BOARD: Plan for your death, help your heirs

EDITORIAL ADVISORY BOARD: Plan for your death, help your heirs

Just weeks before my father died suddenly last fall, I distinctly remember Harry Vande Velde, president and CEO of the Legacy Foundation, saying, “It’s not if you die, it’s when." We should plan for that event as well as we plan for all the others in our lives.

June 16, 2013 12:00 am
GUEST COMMENTARY: Take time to download your father's wisdom

GUEST COMMENTARY: Take time to download your father's wisdom

The human brain is a wonderful computer, but its hard drive doesn’t come pre-loaded with all the data needed to navigate one’s way through life. That has to be acquired, via downloads from the accumulated wisdom of the ages and the aged. That’s why there are schools. That’s why there are lib…

June 16, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Chester Potempa in Farm Strawberry Patch on June 11, 2013

Chester Potempa in Farm Strawberry Patch on June 11, 2013

Chester Potempa, 83, father of Times Columnist Philip Potempa, picks strawberries on Tuesday in his new farm patch, which includes a frame of invading peppermint plants, in foreground.

June 12, 2013 12:00 am
A religious experience: Lead actor Nic Rouleau happy in 'Mormon' Chicago stage role converting audiences into fans

A religious experience: Lead actor Nic Rouleau happy in 'Mormon' Chicago stage role converting audiences into fans

Actor Nic Rouleau can't help but to smile about his lead role as Elder Price in the Broadway hit comedy musical "The Book of Mormon," the biggest smash stage sensation in recent Chicago theater history.

March 01, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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I Love Your House

I Love Your House

November 01, 2012 11:59 am
Cook Now, Eat Later, Skip the Stress

Cook Now, Eat Later, Skip the Stress

October 29, 2012 11:43 am
Father-daughter orthodontists

Father-daughter orthodontists

Dr. Thomas Kroczek and his daughter, Dr. Catherine Kroczek, work side by side at Kroczek Orthodontics in Griffith.

June 17, 2012 12:00 am
Father-daughter orthodontists

Father-daughter orthodontists

Dr. Thomas Kroczek and his daughter, Dr. Catherine Kroczek, work side by side and appreciate each other's unique skills and approaches at Kroczek Orthodontics in Griffith.

June 17, 2012 12:00 am
Father-daughter orthodontists

Father-daughter orthodontists

Dr. Thomas Kroczek and his daughter, Dr. Catherine Kroczek, work side by side at Kroczek Orthodontics in Griffith.

June 17, 2012 12:00 am
Family-Friendly Rentals

Family-Friendly Rentals

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April 18, 2012 11:25 am
Top 10 things every new dad should know

Top 10 things every new dad should know

Here's some practical advice for dads-to-be that they may not read anywhere else.

April 02, 2012 9:00 am
Grand venues

Grand venues

The Blue Dress Barn

January 29, 2012 12:00 am
Pappas: Father and son restaurateurs

Pappas: Father and son restaurateurs

CROWN POINT | Milton Pappas, right, has followed in his father Angelo's footsteps. Both operate restaurants in Crown Point.

September 16, 2011 2:55 pm
Generations in business

Generations in business

CROWN POINT | LeRoy Niemeyer, left, and his son Nathan own and operate Niemeyer's Landscape Supply and are just one of many father/son combinations in business.

September 09, 2011 5:45 pm
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