Where are the black figure skaters?

BEIJING (AP) — Before the start of her own Olympic career, Canadian figure skater Vanessa James had seen Black Girl Magic on the ice. It was on display at the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics, when French skater Surya Bonaly leapt into…

Figure Skating Live Score Tracking

Elana Meyers Taylor, front, at the Pyeongchang 2018 Games.Credit...Hilary Swift for The New York TimesElana Meyers Taylor is no stranger to Olympic starts gone wrong.A partially torn left Achilles tendon prevented her from walking during…

What to Know – NBC Chicago

Team USA comes top of Saturday's figure skating team competitions after stunning performances from the team's biggest stars, but can they hold their own? Saturday's events will feature two more competitions before the final…

Birthdays, cardinals and rollerblades

My oldest son turned 13 on January 19 and my youngest son turned 10 on January 20. They're both officially in double digits, which is hard for this mom to believe. Since they were babies, we have had a double birthday party, as opposed…

Thin Ice Skating | County 17

A typical weekend this month at Dalbey Memorial Park looked like a traditional wintry scene from a movie or book. There was daily activity on the frozen pond, ranging from ice fishing and ice skating to children playing hockey and walkers…