| Aug 22, 2014
| 10:35 PM
A 77-year-old woman was hit and killed by a car Friday night in North Hollywood.
The incident occurred about 6 p.m. at Kittridge Street and Irvine Avenue, police said.
The investigation is ongoing, but no arrests are expected to be made, police said....
| Aug 22, 2014
| 10:41 PM
Two people were killed and an unspecified number of others were injured Friday evening in a two-car collision in Sylmar.
The incident occurred about 7:30 p.m. in the area of 14747 San Fernando Road, near Sunshine Canyon Road, police said.
An arrest is...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 6:51 PM
An 80-year-old Michigan woman died and nine others were injured after a collision between a car and a parade vehicle roughly 60 miles outside Detroit, police said.
Jeanette Rumptz of Metamora was driving on Turrill Road in Lapeer Township about 10 a.m....
| Apr 2, 2014
| 5:03 PM
Federal regulators have ordered a Naperville trucking company off the road, calling the carrier with a history of serious safety violations an "imminent hazard to public safety."
The inquiry into DND International started after trucker Renato...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 4:06 AM
A fire in a Naperville apartment building Thursday night left one person dead, fire officials said.
Authorities rushed to the three-story building in the 100 block of Douglas Avenue just after 11:30 p.m. Thursday, the Naperville Fire Department said...
| Apr 12, 2014
| 11:44 AM
A New York state woman faces more than 30 years in prison if she is convicted of charges in the deaths of two Bard College students, including a teen from Winnetka, after being indicted by a grand jury of 17 charges, according to a published report. Carol...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 8:42 AM
In the wake of the bombings at last year's Boston Marathon, Julie Pfeffer of Highland Park remained determined to return in 2014 to show her support for those who were hurt or killed in the attack.
But when her niece, Lexie Kamerman, 27, was killed in a...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 3:00 PM
After almost a year of planning, Winnetka lawmakers adopted the village's controversial "Stormwater Master Plan" - despite both claims the project could result in polluted stormwater getting into Lake Michigan and the results of a recent referendum on the...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 2:27 PM
Winnetka voters in the March 18 primary election will be asked to weigh in on construction of a Willow Road stormwater tunnel, even though the village council seems determined to proceed with the centerpiece of a $41 million flood control program....
| May 1, 2014
| 12:58 PM
An autopsy determined the death of a 49-year-old Winnetka man who was struck by a train near a Glencoe Metra station last week was a suicide, authorities said.
A Wednesday autopsy determined David DiPaolo, of the 1100 block of Tower Road in Winnetka,...
| Mar 6, 2014
Letters to the editor from Winnetka, Glenview and Park Ridge.
A resident once complained to me that if "Winnetka's dirty little secret" got out, no one would want to move here anymore.
"What's the dirty little secret?" I asked....