| Jan 28, 2014
| 2:14 PM
In the hiring of Michael Bregy as North Shore District 112's next superintendent, the district has found an engaged educator willing to make difficult decisions, according to parents, school officials and Bregy himself.
Last week, District 112...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 3:03 PM
Prosecutors and witnesses described two hours of armed violence in a Barrington Hills home nearly five years ago as the trial of a Wilmette man on charges of home invasion and kidnapping got underway in Cook County Circuit Court today.
Kuhn Kim, 28,...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 10:55 AM
With a state law legalizing medical marijuana set to go into effect Jan. 1, Lake Zurich officials approved on Monday holding a hearing to determine just how pot distribution or cultivation facilities would fit into the village's zoning code.
| Jul 30, 2013
| 11:44 AM
The Festival of Children Foundation is taking its carousel-driven fundraising techniques to the Chicago area this weekend.
The Costa Mesa-based nonprofit is calling the event "The Carousel of Possible Dreams." Participants will ride a European salon...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 3:49 PM
A recent fundraising event in Illinois organized by the Festival of Children Foundation raised a little more than $150,000 for two charitable groups, according to a news release.
The effort by the Costa Mesa-based nonprofit benefited Ronald McDonald...
| Apr 11, 2013
| 3:36 PM
SPRINGFIELD — The Illinois House today approved a measure that would ask voters whether to eliminate the job of lieutenant governor, but the proposal has a long way to go before the much-maligned office would disappear.
The measure must pass the...
| Mar 19, 2012
| 4:35 PM
EVANSTON, Ill. — Thomas Z. Hayward Jr., a Northwestern University Life Trustee and past president of the Northwestern Alumni Association (NAA), was given the Alumni …...
| May 10, 2012
| 4:34 PM
A man and his wife were found dead in their Barrington Hills home Wednesday night, and authorities said the deaths appear to be a murder-suicide. …...
| May 10, 2012
| 12:16 PM
A Barrington Hills man shot his wife to death and then killed himself in their northwest suburban home, authorities said today.
Autopsies showed that Julianne Damato, 47 suffered several gunshot wounds and her husband Joseph Damato, 56 had one gunshot...
| May 15, 2012
Two more weeks. That's how long your legislators are scheduled to be in Springfield for the remainder of their thus far do-little spring session.
As of this writing lawmakers have taken one important step to secure the future of perpetually insolvent and...
| Mar 3, 2013
| 10:36 PM
A 61-year-old man was killed and four people were injured in a four-vehicle crash in northwest suburban Barrington Hills, authorities said.
The man was driving southbound in a Dodge Intrepid on Route 59, south of Route 68, when an SUV traveling...
| Oct 5, 2011
| 4:34 PM
A run and ride event to raise money for wounded soldiers is set for later this month and will wind it's way through the Barrington …...