| Jun 8, 2011
| 2:27 PM
A Northbrook man charged last week with stealing more than $10,000 from the Wilmette Park District wants a speedy trial to clear his name, his lawyer told a judge today.
“We do look forward to our day on court,” said Park Ridge attorney Frank...
| Jun 20, 2011
| 4:53 AM
Authorities this morning positively identified the two teenage girls killed in a horrific auto wreck that claimed three lives in northwest suburban Prospect Heights over the weekend.
The crash happened early Saturday morning on East Camp McDonald Road...
| Jun 22, 2011
| 3:48 PM
An Algonquin man died this afternoon after the car he was driving struck a parked construction vehicle on Interstate 90 near Schaumburg, officials said.
About 11:35 a.m., a black Honda was eastbound on Interstate 90 near mile marker 64 when it veered...
| Jun 30, 2011
| 10:30 AM
The Cook County state's attorney's office said it has filed a fraud suit against a "storm chaser" construction firm that allegedly bilked about $60,000 from northwest suburban homeowners whose property sustained hail and wind damage in spring storms...
| Jul 16, 2011
| 3:31 PM
A 25-year-old motorcyclist died after he collided with a car this afternoon in north suburban Glenview, officials said.
Radostin Kolev of the 1600 block of North Magnolia Street in Glenview was pronounced dead at Advocate Lutheran General Hospital in...
| May 28, 2012
| 7:19 AM
St Pat's Day Party The Kids Table
If you have picky eaters, or kids who do not make healthiest of choices when it comes to selecting food, you might want to check out The Kids' Table. It's a unique resource created with a single goal in mind: to help...
| Mar 24, 2011
| 3:23 PM
An sophomore at Prospect High School has died after the car in which he was a front-seat passenger failed to negotiate a bend in the roadway and hit a parkway tree early this morning.
Arlington Heights police said they had to cut off the blue Hyundai...
| Mar 30, 2011
| 11:50 AM
A police chase of a car believed to have been stolen in a carjacking and kidnapping ended this morning in a crash in Morton Grove that killed a man and injured a woman, a police official said.
Police are trying to determine whether a male victim, who...
| Jan 22, 2011
| 4:57 PM
As Orthodox Christians, Bahara Echmail’s family fled religious persecution in Iraq, arriving to Chicago about five years ago with dreams of a better life.
On Saturday, the family was instead grieving inside their West Rogers Park home after 17-...
| Jan 23, 2011
| 7:14 PM
A 20-year-old man faces felony DUI charges following a West Rogers Park traffic crash this weekend that killed a 17-year-old Iraqi refugee.
Chicago police said Sunday night that Francisco Campos was behind the wheel of the 2003 Ford Explorer sport...
| Jan 27, 2011
| 2:50 PM
A lifelong passion -- broken away in an instant. With a tiny camera and 10 screws, an innovative surgeon used medicine to bring back the music.
From the time she was a little girl, Donna Milanovich Srajer had music running through her body. But a fall on...
| Feb 7, 2011
| 8:54 AM
One of the recent Chicago Tribune Frugalista columns listed four ways to save on cell phone service. The online version of the column didn't end up including information from Illinois' Citizen's Utility Board, so I wanted to point out some of their...