| Mar 10, 2014
| 7:18 PM
More than 100 universities, including Goucher College and Loyola University Maryland, will clarify application instructions to ensure they are not violating federal law by requiring extra forms to determine eligibility for financial aid, Rep. Elijah E....
| Jun 24, 2014
| 9:45 AM
A Plainfield-based craft brewery will roll out its product at a launch party this Saturday.
Werk Force Brewing Co. will showcase 10 of its beers from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at 14903 S. Center St.
The event is open to the public, with beers costing...
| Aug 3, 2014
| 11:51 AM
The following items were taken from Oak Park police reports:
A 21-year-old Glen Ellyn man was charged with child abduction after he grabbed a 15-year-old Oak Park girl on the 400 block of Madison Street at 8:52 p.m. July 29 and tried to pull her into...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 8:03 PM
The following items were gathered from Oak Park police reports.
A 16-year-old boy, with tattoos on both arms, and three other boys on bicycles pushed a 13-year-old Oak Park boy off his blue and green bicycle on the 200 block of Chicago Avenue at 5:57 p....
| Jun 29, 2014
| 8:38 PM
The following items were taken from Oak Park and River Forest police reports:
An Oak Park man walking in the alley behind the 100 block of South Scoville Avenue was jumped by four men who stole his cell phone and his wallet. The incident...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 1:02 PM
The following items were taken from police reports:
Two Oak Park residents were robbed at gunpoint of cash, an iPhone and a flip phone, all valued at $500, in the 800 block of Mapleton Avenue at 9:10 p.m. July 16.
Two 21-year-old Chicago...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 4:10 PM
A new mobile app to help people find free tap water has been launched by askHRgreen.org, a public awareness campaign of the Hampton Roads Planning District Commission.
Available for free for iPhone and Android devices, the application is part of an...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 1:19 PM
Four former Taco Bell interns are claiming they are the real masterminds behind the chain's Doritos Locos Tacos. One of the ex-interns, Andrea Watt, says she came up with the idea to make a Doritos taco shell in 1995, years before the Irvine-based chain...
| Aug 9, 2014
| 1:48 PM
For all the cringeworthy talk of crushes, conniptions and collapsing marriage, the key to the corruption trial of former Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen, will be connecting dots — whether prosecutors can link gifts and loans from...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 11:18 AM
Agribusiness giant Archer Daniels Midland, which will soon be based in Chicago, said Monday it will buy Swiss-German natural ingredient company Wild Flavors for $3 billion, a move aimed at diversifying the company and helping brands appeal to consumers...
| May 13, 2014
| 1:48 PM
“Underwater” borrowers who missed out last year on a state program that reduces mortgage balances will get another chance. As of 9 a.m. May 15, the Florida Hardest-Hit Fund Principal Reduction Program reopened the application process at...