| Mar 17, 2014
| 12:38 PM
Officials in Glencoe have paid a civil engineering firm close to $70,000 to conduct a study of the village's water system – a task officials said is necessary before they can begin talking to residents about details of an estimated $35 million...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 4:40 PM
Northwest suburban leaders told residents Monday to ignore a letter that indicates they will be forced to enter a two-year contract with ComEd.
Erroneous letters have been mailed to tens of thousands of residents who are a part of the local electrical...
| May 14, 2014
The following items were taken from Lake Zurich police reports.
A 29-year-old Merrillville, Ind., man and a 40-year-old Merrillville, Ind., woman were arrested May 5 at 12:04 p.m. on Route 12 at Wooded Ridge Drive. The man was served with an Evergreen...
| May 16, 2014
| 8:02 PM
Buffalo Grove, with 10 points, leads defending champion T.F. South (9.5) and Hinsdale Central (9.0) after Day 1 of the girls badminton state tournament at Eastern Illinois in Charleston.
T.F. South senior Jessica Gomez, who finished fourth last year,...
| May 17, 2014
| 6:05 PM
CHARLESTON, Ill. — A year after shedding tears of sorrow over a teammate's injury and several tough losses, the T.F. South girls badminton celebrated a team state title in proper fashion.
The Rebels became the first team to repeat as team state...
| Mar 30, 2014
| 7:54 PM
Condominium owners cannot stop paying their assessments because they are unhappy about how the property is taken care of, the Illinois Supreme Court ruled March 20.
Such is the verdict in a long-running dispute between a Highland Park condominium...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 4:01 PM
A 31-year-old Buffalo Grove man was held on $500,000 bond after police arrested him outside a high school where he thought he was meeting a 15-year-old girl, according to authorities.
Randy Overla was charged with traveling to meet a minor and...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 11:29 AM
The village of Buffalo Grove has produced a guide to help bicyclists find the main routes to Metra stations.
The League of Illinois Bicyclists initiated the Bike to Metra guide, which highlights preferred bike routes and rates the roads in terms of...
| Jan 29, 2014
A revised Army Corps of Engineers study of possible flood-control projects along the Des Plaines River scrapped a controversial reservoir project near Buffalo Grove in exchange for two smaller reservoirs on Cook County Forest Preserve land.
| Sep 11, 2013
| 8:36 PM
WEEK 1 Friday. Aug. 30
Ag. Science 22, Roosevelt 0
Buffalo Grove 28, Leyden 14
Douglass 12, Bronzeville 8
Dunbar at Bogan, at Gately
DuSable at Aurora Christian, 7
Dyett at Marine, 4:15 at Rockne
Evergreen Park 2, Little Village 0 (forfeit)...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 9:00 PM
NEWTOWN — Confounded with grief in the aftermath of the Sandy Hook tragedy, Yolie Moreno sat in the cold outside the town's most popular diner off busy I-84 holding a sign she said bore an important message.
"I am love. I am Newtown. Just send...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 9:02 AM
A man and a woman from the northwest suburbs were killed early this morning when the motorcycle they were riding crashed into a semi tractor trailer on Interstate 80 near Mokena in southwest suburban Frankfort Township, authorities said.