GRAND CONCOURSE Rounds Out Steppenwolf’s 2014-15 Season, Starting 7/2

Steppenwolf Theatre Company completes its 2014/15 Subscription Season with the Chicago premiere production of Grand Concourse, a play full of both humor and heart by Heidi Schreck and directed by ensemble member Yasen Peyankov. Grand Concourse begins previews July 2, 2015 (Opening night is July 12, 2015; Press performances are July 11 at 3pm and… Read More GRAND CONCOURSE Rounds Out Steppenwolf’s 2014-15 Season, Starting 7/2

USD 501 unveils planned cuts to spending Cuts include central administration and total about half a million dollars more than expected

The Topeka Unified School District 501 school board is considering cutting about half a million dollars more in spending next year than previously expected, in case the Legislature hits the district with further budget cuts. On Thursday, district administrators unveiled their proposals for $1.83 million in cuts, about $518,000 more than needed if the Legislature… Read More USD 501 unveils planned cuts to spending Cuts include central administration and total about half a million dollars more than expected

Upcoming Meetings

RACINE — Lutheran Chapel of the Cross, 1426 N. Fancher Road (Highway H) will host the knitting group, Knit Wits, from 1 to 3 p.m. on the fourth Wednesday of each month. The group is open to beginners or those experienced in knitting, crocheting, tatting or jiffy knitter. For more information, call the church at… Read More Upcoming Meetings

Apple highlights accessibility in iOS apps, Apple Watch for Global Awareness Accessibility Day

In its App Store for iOS, Apple has highlighted a series of accessibility leaning tools, apps that make information easy to access (including Instapaper and Overcast) as well as creative and productivity tools (such as Djay 2, Workflow and Voice Dream Writer). The company also hosted a special event presentation, “Apple Watch and Accessibility,” a… Read More Apple highlights accessibility in iOS apps, Apple Watch for Global Awareness Accessibility Day