| Nov 11, 2014
| 11:31 AM
A medical marijuana dispensary that could open near a residential neighborhood was narrowly approved Monday night in Forest Park over the objections of residents who cited safety and property value concerns.
The proposed St. Fiacre dispensary at 7228...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 10:58 AM
The following items were collected from reports released by the River Forest Police Department.
Jewelry valued at $75,000 was stolen between 5 and 6:30 p.m. Dec. 8 out of a home on the 200 block of Gale Avenue. A basement door had been forced open for...
| Nov 9, 2014
| 8:59 PM
The following incidents were taken from Lake Forest police reports:
A riding lawn mower was stolen from a residence in the 700 block of Washington Road sometime during the weekend of Oct. 1-2.
A 75-year-old Lake Forest woman was arrested at 10:14 p.m....
| Nov 28, 2014
| 3:35 PM
The following were taken from Lake Forest police reports.
A 51-year-old Waukegan man was arrested on Nov. 14 at 10:10 a.m. on Route 41 at Old Elm Road and was charged with criminal damage to property and disorderly conduct for an altercation following a...
| Nov 7, 2014
| 2:36 PM
Thanksgiving is still three weeks away, but guess what: If you want your first choice of a great specialty turkey, you'd better get your order in soon. The best birds fly off the shelves, particularly at the smaller butcher shops and markets. A couple...
| Nov 23, 2014
| 8:48 AM
The following were taken from police reports.
A 21-year-old Spring Lake, Mich., man was arrested on Nov. 5 at 12:57 a.m. on Washington Road at Illinois Road and charged with possession of cannabis and possession of drug paraphernalia.
| Jan 19, 2015
| 9:00 PM
For all the growth of tourism in Florida, and all the efforts by policy makers to expand higher-paying industries such as medical research and computer simulation, agriculture remains a large and vital part of the state's economy. The University of...
| Jan 19, 2015
| 8:10 AM
Q. Congratulations for being named among the Young Farmers & Ranchers Leadership Group by the Florida Farm Bureau. What do you hope to learn from the two-year program?
I hope to learn about other agricultural industries in our state. I hope to learn...
| Jan 16, 2015
| 9:03 PM
Alex Edwards elevates as Neuqua Valley edges Metea Valley
A glance at the box score would make it appear as if Neuqua Valley’s Alex Edwards didn’t do anything against Metea Valley during Thursday’s Upstate Eight...
| Jan 16, 2015
| 8:41 AM
RICHMOND – The city of Suffolk is looking for four years relief from the state's carbon monoxide rules so it can continue using diesel-powered incinerators to dispose of dead animals.
The city's four incinerators are key, given the city's large...
| Jan 18, 2015
Legislation sponsored by two Virginia lawmakers calls for greatly increasing the number of people who must provide DNA samples to the state upon their convictions.
Under current law, everyone convicted of a felony and a very small number of misdemeanors...