| Feb 1, 2015
| 7:48 PM
Brian Castro of Aurora was riding his bicycle in downtown Geneva Sunday morning heading back home after a full morning of cycling with two friends.
Castro, 55, was on a specialized mountain bike equipped with extra wide tires that handle even the...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 8:03 PM
Geof Glass, a Ph.D. student at Simon Frasier University, makes an interesting point in a blog post that's been circulating for the last two days among people online fascinated by the economics of parking: The purchases you make at a store surrounded by...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 10:56 AM
The following items were collected from reports released by the Oak Park Police Department.
Two men ages 20 to 30 and of medium build approached an Oak Park resident on the 600 block of Harrison Street at 1:30 a.m. Dec. 14 and one man struck the...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 3:54 PM
A man with a mask over his mouth walked up to the drive-thru window of a CVS Pharmacy just outside Lansdale early Thursday and pointed a silver pistol at the pharmacist, police said.
The pharmacist ducked and dialed 911.
No one was injured and nothing...
| Jan 30, 2015
| 10:29 AM
Walgreens, which not long ago seemed determined to open stores at every major intersection in America, is suddenly closing locations in the Southland.
In mid-January, Walgreens closed its store at 159th and Wood streets in Harvey, and this week the...
| Jan 26, 2015
| 3:50 PM
How could a product sell for $438 in one store and $29.99 a few blocks away? It's a mystery that retired dentist Robert Fradkin is still trying to figure out.
"It boggles my mind," said Fradkin, 77, of Delray Beach. "It just goes to show how screwed...
| Feb 1, 2015
There's a new discount prescription drug card in town. Paramount Rx, a North Carolina-based prescription benefits management company, has launched Hampton Roads Rx with Farm Fresh Food and Pharmacy as its preferred provider.
The free cards, which can be...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 7:33 AM
Michelle Obama wore a black-and-white Michael Kors shawl-collared zipper jacket and skirt to the State of the Union address on Tuesday, the company proudly announced via news release. But she wasn't breaking any new ground: The outfit was from the label's...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 1:08 PM
Our house has been so quiet ever since the death of Miss Audrey Hepburn, our black Lab rescue dog from the Pasadena Humane Society. We all miss her, and we are still adjusting to the new reality. For the first few months, the Cat moped around. He put on...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 2:51 AM
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| Jan 17, 2015
| 7:00 AM
Good morning, 818! Today is Saturday, Jan. 17, 2015. Temperatures for today are expected to reach a high of 78 degrees and a low of 50 degrees with partly cloudy skies in the evening, according to the National Weather Service.
For Burbank residents, we'...