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Winnetka (Cook, Illinois)

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  • Environmental groups hint at fight on Willow Road tunnel

    Environmental groups hint at fight on Willow Road tunnel
    With Winnetka officials expected to hire a firm this month to design a tunnel under Willow Road to discharge stormwater into Lake Michigan, three environmental advocacy organizations recently have expressed concerns that the $34.4 million project might...
  • New Trier students take advantage of new voting law for 17-year-olds

    New Trier students take advantage of new voting law for 17-year-olds
    At first glance, the exuberant pack of New Trier High School students queued up on a recent January morning appeared to be anticipating a coveted prize — perhaps a pair of Imagine Dragons concert tickets, or at the very least, a free pizza. But...
  • Rauner lapping GOP field -- Tribune poll

     
    This is going to rattle some dishes: Winnetka venture capitalist Bruce Rauner has jumped out to a big lead in the Republican race for governor after spending millions of dollars on television ads to introduce himself to Illinois voters, a......
  • Struggling Cook County GOP backs Rauner for governor

    The Cook County Republican Party, beset by a lack of money, internal feuding and a long losing streak, has endorsed wealthy Winnetka businessman Bruce Rauner for governor in the March primary election.   But the impact of the county GOP backing, announced...
  • Why Rauner is unrepentant as questions grow louder in high-school admissions controversy

     
    Wednesday's print column "There's nothin' to apologize for that. There's nothin' wrong with it. And I would do it again and again." — Bruce Rauner on Sweetnessgate Let's unpack this quote, shall we? Rauner, the ultrarich equity investor who is......
  • Winnetka a wealthy slice of suburbia

    Winnetka a wealthy slice of suburbia
    The Winnetka beach is a teal-colored sheet of glass, sailboats gliding along the horizon. The shimmering water is 73 degrees, and the lifeguard's ponytail dances in a summer breeze. Meredith Lovell's three children dash into the water with their friends...
  • Chief Keef pays $531 to settle speeding ticket

    Chief Keef pays $531 to settle speeding ticket
    Keith Cozart, better known as rapper Chief Keef, is in the news again. This time for following the law. Cozart paid $531 Monday to settle a speeding ticket he got after he was clocked going 110 mph behind the wheel of a BMW at Winnetka Road on the Edens...
  • Free Renaldo Hudson? Mercy, yes!

     
    Why should Illinois release Renaldo Hudson? After all, he committed a ghastly, unprovoked murder — stabbed a 72-year-old man some 60 times then set his victim's bed on fire to try to cover his tracks — and was on death......
  • Possible cougar sighting in Winnetka

    Possible cougar sighting in Winnetka
    A cougar may have been sighted near the Skokie River in Winnetka,following similar reports earlier this summer on the North Shore, police say. The animal was spotted at 8:30 p.m. Monday in the 1300 block of Willow Road, near the village’s public...
  • Possible cougar sighting in Winnetka

    Possible cougar sighting in Winnetka
    Police in north suburban Winnetka are investigating a possible cougar sighting near the Erickson Forest Preserve. The unconfirmed sighting Monday night near the 1300 Block of Willow Road follows reliable reports of a cougar in suburban Glencoe just a...
  • Possible cougar sighting reported in Schaumburg

    Possible cougar sighting reported in Schaumburg
    A large cat-like animal was reportedly seen near a residential area in Schaumburg, police said today, similar to recent reports of cougar sightings in some North Shore suburbs. A person who called Schaumburg police today said he was driving about 8:30 p....
  • Hot Property outtakes: 'Under the Tuscan Sun,' 'Home Alone' houses

    Hot Property outtakes: 'Under the Tuscan Sun,' 'Home Alone' houses
    A couple of homes that have a place in cinematic history have been on the market lately. The Italian estate featured in the 2003 film "Under the Tuscan Sun" is for sale at about $12.531 million U.S. Newly renovated and furnished, the gated and walled...