| Mar 19, 2014
| 5:31 PM
The morning after securing the Republican nomination for a seat in the Illinois House, Peter Breen was pulling yard signs, collecting the campaign material for a brief retirement.
The signs will be back out soon, in time to try to woo voters again for...
| May 23, 2014
| 1:53 PM
At least 10 more Caribou Coffee locations in the suburbs, including ones in Northbrook and Lake Forest, are going to be closing their doors instead of being turned into Peet's Coffee and Tea, as originally planned, company officials said.
| May 4, 2014
| 6:12 AM
Although Lombard trustees won't take a final vote on video gaming until mid-June, a slim four-to-three majority expressed support for allowing liquor license holders to have up to five video gaming terminals.
President Keith Giagnorio was the tie-...
| Nov 15, 2012
| 4:01 PM
Christopher Storm was a high school freshman running track when doctors found an abnormality in his heart. Part of the muscle was thicker than it should have been, making it harder for it to send blood to the rest of his body.
The condition, known as...
| Jun 16, 2011
| 4:34 PM
Redbox rolls out video games on 21,000 of its 27,000 rental kiosks....
| May 3, 2011
A Beverly Hills outpatient surgery center affiliated with the 1-800-GET-THIN advertising campaign has been advised to make improvements or risk losing its accreditation, according to a spokeswoman for the center's accrediting agency.
| Feb 8, 2011
| 8:19 AM
Mistuh JJ & Times Eyes - Les Miserables - B. Cole - Michigan Avenue Magazine - Russell Simmons - Phil Vettel
Monday, February 7
Mistuh JJ & Times Eyes
Through February 27
151 W. Randolph
| Nov 21, 2011
| 4:08 PM
A yellow Labrador retriever was reunited with its owner Sunday evening after a man stole the SUV the dog had been in, used the vehicle to shoplift from a Wal-Mart and was finally captured after crashing the SUV into a tree during a police chase,...
| Dec 12, 2011
| 3:08 PM
A judge today ordered a Lombard man held on $500,000 bond for allegedly stabbing another man in the abdomen and arm at the Green Dolphin Street nightclub.
Judge Maria Kuriakos-Ciesil ordered Thaddeus Macon held on $500,000 bond today, according to Cook...
| Jan 29, 2012
| 4:29 PM
Hundreds of people, many teary-eyed and emotional, attended a memorial service at Willowbrook High School in Villa Park on Sunday for a fellow student and three of his family members who were killed in a bizarre murder-suicide incident in the suburb about...
| Jun 4, 2009
What better way to celebrate National Trails Day on Saturday, the American Hiking Society's annual celebration of the country's trails, than to go out on one?
Here are my top picks for a nice hike, by category: Solitude
Beverly Lake/Spring Creek...
| Mar 15, 2010
Here's whom to contact should you want to file a complaint against a California nursing home or hospital.
California Department of Public Health
To contact the licensing and certification division of the California Department of Public Health, which is...