| Jun 27, 2012
| 4:36 PM
State police investigators are attempting to recover several vehicles believed to have been intentionally submerged in ponds in the northwest suburbs. An Illinois Department of …...
| May 28, 2012
| 7:39 AM
Free Summer Family Fun in Chicago
Summer is all about getting out of the house and enjoying the beautiful weather. Parents in this economy, though, really need to pay attention to their budgets. Jean Lemke, co-founder of kidwinks.com, shares some free...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 4:58 PM
Five construction contracts totaling nearly $124.5 million for the rebuilding and widening of the Jane Addams Memorial Tollway (I-90) were approved today by the Illinois State Toll Highway Authority.
The contracts give the go-ahead for work to begin this...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 4:33 PM
After weeks of helping back the re-election of freshmen Republican lawmakers around him, the National Republican Congressional Committee has made a large cable television ad buy to assist controversial tea party-backed Republican Rep. Joe Walsh in his...
| Dec 6, 2012
Mike Skogmo has recovered from the snowboarding accident that broke three vertebrae and lacerated his liver. But it's taking longer to fix his insurance mess.
The Buffalo Grove native, featured in the Nov. 11 column, was injured Christmas Day 2010 while...
| Dec 7, 2012
| 1:53 PM
Three men have been charged in federal court today with committing separate bank robberies, including an Hoffman Estates man who is believed to be responsible for at least four bank heists himself,
Kenneth White, 34, of the 700 block of West Bode Circle...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 1:19 PM
A Hoffman Estates man was sentenced in Cook County Circuit Court on Monday to nine years in prison for selling drugs in the parking lot of a hospital to an undercover police officer.
Malatios Jabbour, 36, of the 1800 block of Huntington Boulevard in...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 9:30 PM
Week 6 – Sept. 24-30
All games 7:30 unless noted.
THURSDAY, SEPT. 27
CHICAGO BIG SHOULDERS
Prosser vs. Mather, 4:15 at Winnemac
CHICAGO GREAT LAKES
Westinghouse vs. Payton, 7:15 at Lane
CHICAGO ILLINI LAND OF LINCOLN
Phillips vs. King, 4:...
| Oct 18, 2012
| 7:10 PM
Week 9 – Oct. 15-21
All games 7:30 unless noted.
TUESDAY, OCT. 16
CHICAGO INTER-CITY 2
Bronzeville vs. Gage Park, 6 at Gately
Hirsch vs. Dyett, 4 at Eckersall
Urban Prep-West vs. Juarez, 6 at Hanson
CHICAGO INTER-CITY 4
Johnson vs. Hawkins,...
| Nov 27, 2012
The good news arrived in Hilde Loebe's mailbox in late August.
As a low-income Medicare beneficiary, the 87-year-old Hoffman Estates resident had been approved for assistance with her Medicare Part B premiums.
The letter from the Illinois Department...
| Apr 23, 2012
| 7:33 AM
Hoffman Estates police continue to investigate the death of an 11-year-old boy found in the woods behind his house unconscious with a puncture wound in his chest.
On Sunday, one officer stood guard outside the home of Allan Fernandez while two others...
| Apr 22, 2012
| 3:37 PM
Police and state child welfare authorities are investigating allegations of abuse following the Saturday death of a 4-month-old baby girl who was apparently injured at an unlicensed day care facility in northwest suburban Hoffman Estates, officials said....