| Apr 8, 2014
| 6:54 AM
The following items were taken from police reports:
An 18-year-old man was charged March 26 with assault, criminal damage to property and harassment by electronic communications after he argued with and threatened his mother on the 0-100...
| May 12, 2014
| 12:40 PM
A 79-year-old woman died after a car she was in hit a tree in Oak Park Sunday morning, authorities said.
The woman, identifed as Ethel Baskins, of the 900 block of West 51st Street in Chicago, was pronounced dead at 8:44 a.m. at Loyola University...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 12:09 PM
A legal battle has erupted over a vacant piece of land located at the northeast corner of Butterfield Road and Illinois Route 53 near Glen Ellyn where a proposal to build a mega gas station was rejected last year by DuPage County board members.
| May 10, 2014
| 10:37 AM
A 27-year-old man has died this morning after a fire in west suburban Glen Ellyn, fire officials said.
Abdullah Rantissi died at Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood after being admitted to the burn unit, according to a statement from the Glen...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 6:00 AM
At least 500 film industry workers gathered in West Hollywood on Friday night to pay tribute to Sarah Jones, the 27-year-old assistant camerawoman killed on a film set last month in Georgia.
Hundreds of union members walked along Sunset Boulevard from...
| May 13, 2014
| 9:51 AM
Heavy rains last night resulted in flooded roads and basements in some northern suburbs, including Glenview and Northbrook.
The National Weather Service's flood warning remains in effect until 12:30 p.m. today.
Glenview recorded 2.89 inches of rain in...
| May 1, 2014
The following items were taken from Glenview police reports:
•A suspicious man was crouched near the front door of a home on the 1000 block of Queens Lane on April 16.
•A passenger's hair was pulled and cheek was scratched during a ride home...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 9:44 AM
Construction on an $8 million project to help alleviate flooding in eastern Glenview may start sometime in June.
An 84-inch stormwater pipe will be installed underneath Harms Road between Glenview Road and Wilmette Avenue, as well as three backflow...
| Mar 21, 2014
In 1993, I persuaded the Tribune's then-arts editor to send me to Columbia, Mo., to report on the first show in almost 20 years of a cult band that loomed huge for those of us under its spell. Two University of Missouri undergrads had phoned the ever-...
| Apr 25, 2014
To read Elizabeth McCracken is to understand why the Guggenheim Foundation, the National Endowment for the Arts, the National Book Award and other prestigious institutions have awarded her their fellowships, accolades and grants. Each of McCracken's...
| May 8, 2014
| 5:43 PM
Police released graphic surveillance video Thursday showing the moment a truck driver struck and dragged a 24-year-old autistic man 100 feet before fleeing a Stanton neighborhood.
Jeff Bell was on his way to work April 23 and was crossing the...