| Feb 5, 2014
| 7:55 PM
Louise Brough Clapp
Top-ranked tennis player of the 1940s, '50s
Louise Brough Clapp, 90, a former top-ranked tennis player who learned the game on Beverly Hills' Roxbury Park courts and went on to win 35 major tournament titles in the 1940s and '50s,...
| Jan 27, 2014
Repeated wild swings in temperatures this winter are speeding up the deterioration of Chicago-area roads and leading to an early pothole season, with a few months of freeze-and-thaw cycles yet to come.
Pick a street, just about any street — from...
| Jan 6, 2014
| 1:36 PM
The following items were taken from police reports.
A Hebron man was charged with DUI and traffic violations on Dec. 31 following a crash at Skokie and Glenview. He also was wanted on five outstanding traffic warrants..
Cash totalling $5,...
| Jan 22, 2014
The following items were taken from police reports:
•A 26-year-old Lake Zurich man was arrested on Jan. 13 at 12:57 p.m. on South Old Rand Road at Surryse Road. He was charged with unlawful use of an electronic device, driving without...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 2:32 PM
Cancer Treatment Centers of America, the five-hospital network of cancer specialty centers, said it is moving its headquarters to Florida from Schaumburg in part to take advantage of the Sunshine State’s more “favorable business climate.&...
| Dec 25, 2013
| 1:14 AM
The use of a stolen credit card in Milwaukee helped U.S. marshals nab a north suburban man who police say went on a weekend carjacking spree in Chicago and caused a crash that killed an 11-year-old boy.
Rockie Douglas, 34, was waiting for food at a...
| Dec 24, 2013
| 5:08 AM
A community gathered at a Southwest Side elementary school Monday to mourn the death of an 11-year-old student with thick glasses and a fondness for Flamin' Hot Cheetos as police pressed on with their search for the man they believe caused the crash...
| Dec 24, 2013
| 1:05 PM
A suspect in a string of weekend carjackings, including one that ended in a crash that killed an 11-year-old boy, was arrested this morning after U.S. marshals in SUVs pinned him in at a McDonald's drive-thru in Milwaukee, authorities said.
| Dec 23, 2013
| 10:58 AM
One person was killed and another injured in a two-car collision in Mundelein Sunday evening.
The driver of one of the cars, Eric Ocampo, 34, of Zion, was taken by ambulance to Advocate Condell Medical Center in Libertyville, where he was pronounced...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 2:14 PM
Records through Sunday; previous ranking in parentheses.
1. Curie 2-0 (4)
Great showing at Elite Classic.
2. Stevenson 6-0 (2)
Jalen Brunson, Connor Cashaw better than ever.
3. Simeon 1-0 (5)
D.J. Williams, Zack Norvell are emerging stars....
| Oct 10, 2013
| 3:35 PM
A 20-year-old Zion man was killed, and two others were injured, in a crash early this morning in Lake Forest, officials said.
Lance Nazario was pronounced dead at the scene, according to Lake County Chief Deputy Coroner Orlando Portillo. Nazario died of...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 3:56 PM
A new village administrator will take the helm in Wauconda—where he will face decisions on key matters including Lake Michigan water and economic development.
The Wauconda board of trustees voted unanimously to hire Doug Maxeiner, 50, of Wauconda....