| Jun 24, 2014
| 8:39 AM
The pilot of a hot air balloon made an emergency landing on a residential street in Huntley this morning to avoid power lines - the second time in five days police and fire crews in the far northwest suburb have responded to a downed balloon.
| Jun 14, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Eight years ago, Du Sha cashed out his chain of home-improvement centers — the first superstores of their kind in China — with a sale to Home Depot for $100 million.
Today, with a net worth of more than $600 million, the former economics...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 9:41 AM
CENTRAL CONNECTICUT GOLF ASSOCIATION
May 12 Blackledge Country Club
May 19 Simsbury Farms Country Club
June 2 Hawk’s Landing Golf Course
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| Mar 24, 2014
| 12:29 PM
A 27-year-old Des Plaines man has been accused of exposing himself to the wife of a Cook County sheriff's police officer, police records show.
The woman told police she was in the parking lot of Golf Mill Shopping Center, walking to her car with a...
| Apr 13, 2014
| 12:16 PM
Homer Glen is "exceptionally strong and solid as a rock," Mayor Jim Daley said at a recent state of the village luncheon.
Among plans brewing this year are the construction of a corporate headquarters, several new businesses, completion of a park and...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 11:27 AM
The following items were taken from police reports:
An 18-year-old Chicago woman was arrested on the 2300 block of Shermer Road on March 30 just after midnight and charged with drunken driving with a blood alcohol level of .08 or more,...
| May 14, 2014
| 10:46 AM
The North Central men's golf team had its season come to a premature end on April 29 when the Carthage College Spring Invitational was canceled because of the weather.
The Cardinals' final match was rough — a seventh-place finish in the eight-team...
| Apr 12, 2014
| 7:38 PM
— Say this for Bubba Watson: He has a positive attitude.
Despite shooting a two-over-par 74 in Saturday's third round of the Masters, the 2012 champion called it "all in all, a good day."
"The greens were the firmest I'd seen in years," Watson...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 10:19 AM
An 84-year-old woman died Tuesday after she was hit by a car near her Glenview home, authorities said.
Ulla Sjoholm, 84, of the 2500 block of Golf Road in the north suburb, was pronounced dead Tuesday morning at 6:52 a.m. at Advocate Lutheran General...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 9:36 AM
It seems the Irish press cannot get enough of Rory McIlroy and Caroline Wozniacki, publishing a new report that the sports power couple has split.
The Irish Independent quoted unnamed sources as saying the supposed rift came to a head over a...
| Dec 26, 2013
| 2:15 PM
Boca Raton-based Office Depot had a busy year in 2013, with most of the year spent completing its $1.2 billion merger with OfficeMax. For South Florida employees, the company's December 10 decision to base the headquarters in Boca Raton was a major...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 10:40 PM
Tiger Woods has pushed past $1.3 billion in career earnings, according to a report in the February issue of Golf Digest.
The report estimates that 88% of the money Woods has earned since turning pro in 1996 ($1.16 billion) resulted from endorsements....