| Oct 31, 2014
| 3:59 PM
There are innovations wherever you look at the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show.
Anglers will be especially impressed when they check out all the new center console, bay and flats boats at the Broward County Convention Center.
One of the most...
| Oct 19, 2014
| 7:13 PM
The following items were taken from Skokie police reports:
An armed robbery was reported at PNC Bank, 5033 Dempster St., around 2:12 p.m. on Oct. 7. A female walked up to a teller and demanded money. She implied that she had a weapon but it was not...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 8:57 AM
The following items were gathered from Oak Park police reports.
An Oak Park boy was riding his bicycle north on Lombard Avenue at Division Street at 11:30 p.m. Aug. 1 when someone hit him on the left side of his face and stole his Apple iPhone valued at...
| 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...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 2:50 PM
The following items were gathered from Oak Park Police Department reports.
An Oak Park woman and a Forest Park man were robbed by gunpoint by two men ages 20 to 25 on the 200 block of North Euclid Avenue at 11:28 p.m. July 13. The men took the woman's...
| Sep 3, 2014
The following incidents were taken from Palatine police reports:
A security wand detected a 20-piece polishing kit in the front of a man's pants at a hardware store at 790 W. Euclid Ave. on Aug. 20. The store manager searched the man after he set off...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 3:17 PM
The following items were taken from West Chicago police reports:
A front tire was flattened by bricks laying on the road near Smith Road and Camden Drive on Sept. 28.
A 41-year-old from West Chicago was arrested for an in-state warrant and domestic...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 1:03 PM
The following items were gathered from Oak Park police reports:
A man about 6-foot-1 and weighing 160 pounds hijacked an Oak Park resident's silver 2005 Pontiac Grand Prix, valued at $4,000, on the 0-100 block of Division Street at 9:27 a.m. Aug. 30. He...
| Nov 28, 2014
| 12:05 AM
It's a holiday weekend, you're entertaining relatives from Topeka, Kan., and since no sightseeing trip would be complete without a viewing of the Hollywood sign, you look up directions. But if you're using Google, MapQuest or most GPS systems, you'll be...
| Nov 29, 2014
| 10:41 PM
Your editorial regarding Google and Garmin GPS systems routing tourists away from the Hollywood sign is remiss, ignoring the basic role of government: public safety. ("Routing people away from the Hollywood sign is the wrong path," Editorial, Nov. 28)...
| Jul 25, 2014
| 8:59 AM
BERGERAC, France--Lithuania's Ramunas Navardauskas won the 19th stage of the Tour de France, a 208.5-kilometer ride from Maubourguet on Friday as Italian Vincenzo Nibali retained the overall leader's yellow jersey.
Garmin-Sharp rider Navardauskas...