| Jan 30, 2014
Two school districts in Glenview and Northbrook are tackling the idea of full-day kindergarten.
West Northfield District 31 is expected to make a decision on the matter during this school year, while Glenview School District 34 officials have decided to...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 4:54 AM
A key member of a legislative panel charged with finding a way to fill Illinois' worst-in-the-nation unfunded pension liability said Sunday that she believes it is "very likely" a plan to change state retirement benefits could be agreed upon to present to...
| Jan 2, 2013
| 12:11 PM
A Cook County judge ruled today that South Side rapper Chief Keef could remain free despite new allegations he violated his juvenile probation by moving to Northbrook without telling authorities.
Prosecutors asked Juvenile Court Judge Carl Anthony Walker...
| Mar 1, 2013
| 9:20 AM
A man from Highwood was killed Thursday afternoon in a multiple-vehicle collision in Northbrook at the intersection of Skokie Boulevard and Dundee Road.
Hector Esquivel, 23, from the 200 block of Greenbay Road in Highwood was pronouned dead on the...
| Jan 18, 2013
| 2:21 PM
A 71-year-old Northbrook man found in a car outside a north suburban motel died after being exposed to the cold, authorities said today.
Edwin Mason was found in a car outside a motel in the 1500 block of Milwaukee Avenue in Glenview and was...
| Feb 25, 2013
| 12:32 PM
A judge this morning denied the request of a former Northbrook police officer who has been charged with burglary and official misconduct to change the conditions of his bond that will allow him to audition for acting jobs.
Enrique Guzman, 34, resigned...
| Apr 22, 2013
| 3:06 PM
The Hechtman brothers had closed up their Skokie restaurant Sunday night and were driving home when the semi-truck in front of them swerved on the Edens Expressway near Tower Road, struck another car and burst into flames.
Without thinking, Ken Hechtman...
| Dec 19, 2012
| 7:57 PM
A 36-year-old Grayslake man was arrested Wednesday, accused of stealing more than $700,000 from his former employer, authorities said.
Ricardo Campos Jr. was arrested this morning at his home on a $100,000 D-bond warrant with the charge of theft over...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 1:38 PM
Yes, it's probably my equivalent to Anchorman's cat fashion show, but how could I resist covering a pet night with Santa?
Every Monday through Christmas (except Christmas Eve), Fromm Family Foods is hosting a Pet Photo Night With Santa at the Northbrook...
| May 8, 2013
| 2:03 PM
There were 11,256 bottles of wine in the cellar of Antoine's Restaurant on the morning of Aug. 29 when Hurricane Katrina struck, some of them rare, most of them expensive and all of them ruined when the power failed, the air conditioning died and the...
| Apr 21, 2013
| 5:53 AM
A wrap-up of news from the Tribune's breaking news desk.
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• A man in his early 20s was fatally shot early this morning in the Back of the Yards neighborhood, authorities said. Read more
• Two people were hospitalized and...
| Oct 1, 2012
| 9:58 AM
Todd Kessler found his way onto NBC's singing competition "The Voice" after playing the Chicago music scene for a few years with his band, The New Folk. RedEye spoke with Kessler, 30, regarding his song choice for his recent blind audition, what it's like...