| Apr 22, 2011
| 9:20 AM
Amy Stewart will discuss "Wicked Bugs: The Louse That Conquered Napoleon's Army and Other Diabolical Insects" at 7 p.m. at the Chicago Botanic Garden, 1000 Lake Cook Rd., Glencoe; $12.
Brian Schultz, a professor at Northeastern...
| Apr 26, 2012
| 6:03 AM
An 18-year-old man charged with a hate crime in Oak Park told investigators he beat his victim in anger over the shooting death of Trayvon Martin, according to the Cook County state’s attorney office.
Alton L. Hayes, of the 1200 block of Woodbine...
| Jun 7, 2011
| 4:36 PM
Germany's leader is feted at the Obamas' fourth White House State Dinner. With full guest list....
| Jul 27, 2011
| 5:49 PM
WASHINGTON — This week’s expected vote on a GOP plan to raise the debt ceiling and cut spending will be the biggest one yet for the huge freshman class that arrived in January, House Republican Bobby Schilling said today.
Schilling, who is...
| Mar 14, 2012
I'm very sad that the wife of one of my Chicago broadcast heroes has died.
Sheila Leonard was an caring, elegant, lovely person and mother of six as you'll read below.
As Roy covered the entertainment scene in Chicago for 31 years, she was a lover of...
| Sep 4, 2009
Sometimes, in the public consciousness, a town's reputation carries more weight than the day-to-day reality. Such is the curious case of Kenilworth, unique among the North Shore suburbs for several reasons, including its history as a planned community,...
| Sep 3, 2009
| 6:47 AM
| Sep 3, 2009
| 6:53 AM