| Jul 13, 2013
| 1:25 PM
Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake says the city has nothing to lose and much to gain by borrowing $107 million to pay for new roads, parks and other infrastructure at Harbor Point, a now-empty tract envisioned as a glittering mini-city on Baltimore's...
| Jul 20, 2012
| 3:13 PM
Dr. John E. Adams, a pathologist who chaired the department of pathology at Greater Baltimore Medical Center for more than two decades after its founding and was a leading expert in bioethics, died July 9 of heart failure at Gilchrist Hospice in Towson....
| Dec 14, 2013
| 1:19 PM
There was a time when Christian charities would raise money by showing films of their good works in church basements.
Then Russ Reid, a marketing man who specialized in religious groups, came up with a bold plan for World Vision, a client that sought to...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 6:09 AM
Thought for more than 30 years to be lost or destroyed, artist Alfonso Iannelli's Immaculata Madonna statue has returned to the Park Ridge studio where the piece was designed and sculpted.
More than nine decades after the statue was placed in its post...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 5:15 PM
Update: A 93-year-old Park Ridge woman last heard from Tuesday afternoon was found safe this evening in Itasca, police said. Florence Brantman spoke with her family over the phone a little before 1 p.m. Tuesday to say she was heading to renew her...
| Nov 28, 2013
Letters to the editor for the Nov. 28 TribLocal print edition from Park Ridge, Niles, Palatine and Arlington Heights.
Everyone in the nation, especially here in Cook County, understands the Gotcha Game. It's that perverse sport of...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 11:32 AM
The average Park Ridge homeowner will pay about $20 more in property taxes to the city and library next year if aldermen approve the 2013 property tax levy next month.
Aldermen on Monday night tentatively approved a total 2013 property tax levy of $20,...
| Nov 18, 2013
The following items were taken from police reports:
•Cash and jewelry were stolen after a door was pried open in a home on the 1100 block of West Crescent Avenue on Nov. 8.
•A garage door was damaged in an attempted burglary...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 3:34 PM
Permit applications for carrying concealed handguns in Illinois may not be available until after the first of the year, but signs telling visitors to keep their guns outside are starting to pop up at businesses and government buildings in the near...
| Nov 1, 2013
Since the Illinois State Police began releasing the names of instructors eligible to teach state-mandated concealed carry courses, residents have been filling up classes that will qualify them to carry guns in public.
But in Illinois, there is no...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 6:49 AM
Earlier this year, educators throughout Illinois braced for more rigorous standardized testing that would likely show plunging passing grades. Now that school report card data is available from the state, near northwest suburbanites are getting their...
| 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...