| Feb 19, 2014
The Center for Family Services' 16th annual "Old Bags Luncheon" will take place 10:30 a.m. Feb. 27 at The Breakers. Linda Adelson, Lorrain Hall and Soula Rifkin will serve as co-chairwomen. Honorary co-chairpersons are Joan Klann and Kitty Silverstein and...
| Feb 15, 2014
| 10:19 PM
Authorities have charged a 30-year-old south suburban man in connection with a bank robbery in Naperville on Friday.
Kevin A. Johnson, of the 14300 block of Bensley Avenue in Burnham, was charged in federal court with one count of bank robbery,...
| Feb 5, 2014
Spring, the Oscars and tax time are right around the corner and AARP, in conjunction with the IRS, is offering free federal income tax preparation for all ages.
The program is designed for low- and moderate-income taxpayers with a threshold of $80,000....
| Jan 25, 2014
| 2:49 PM
Community Unit School District 95 officials presented initial plans to lower registration fees to about $50 per family next year, board members said at a recent committee of the whole meeting..
With a healthy reserve fund that is expected to...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 6:17 PM
A person was being questioned after a bank was robbed in West Suburban Naperville this afternoon, officials said.
The robbery happened at about 2:30 p.m. at a PNC Bank branch at 9 East Ogden, according to FBI officials.
Witnesses said the robber went...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 6:33 AM
In true Oscars style, the "2014 PNC Bank Non-Profit Academy Awards," presented by 2-1-1 Broward, will take place Feb. 28 at 11 a.m. at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood. The annual event celebrates the inspiring work of Broward County's...
| Jan 20, 2014
| 11:24 AM
Maritime historian Lincoln Paine will speak at the Mariner's Museum on Thursday to discuss "the sweeping history of mankind's relationship with the sea and his assertion that maritime history has been the real driver of world history," according to a...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 3:30 AM
Reports: December consumer price index, weekly jobless claims
Local earnings: PrivateBancorp Inc.
Other earnings: American Express Co., Best Buy Co., Capital One Financial Corp., Goldman Sachs, Intel Corp., PNC Financial Services Group Inc. and...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 6:12 PM
Consumers shelled out 0.2% more for retail purchases in December than in the previous month, the government said, with the final tally of the holiday season showing a solid, if unexceptional, performance.
Shoppers braved bitter cold in much of the...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 2:06 PM
A big, summertime rock show at Farm Bureau Live was announced this week. Fall Out Boy and Paramore will visit the region's biggest concert venue July 22. Tickets go on sale starting Wednesday, Jan. 15, with an early bird lawn price of $10 plus fees...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 2:58 PM
The La Grange branch of PNC Bank is closing Jan. 24, a company spokeswoman said.
The closure is part of consolidations the bank started early this year, PNC Spokeswoman Marcey Zwiebel said. Bank executives announced the closure of 200 banks in 2013,...
| Nov 17, 2013
| 10:24 AM
When a group of Winter Park investors purchased a prime corner near Lake Nona's Medical City for $9 million in 2008, they had hoped a big-box retailer would locate there.
Throughout the historic downturn that followed, the group managed to hang onto the...