| Apr 24, 2014
| 12:02 PM
It’s not every day that people can play a life-sized Angry Birds game on the front lawn at the Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control plant.
In the name of Take Your Child to Work Day, access to the plant was broadened on Thursday for a brief...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 11:34 AM
The abrupt departure of Bolingbrook High School principal Michael D. White last month has caused contentiousness to bubble up among the Valley View School District 365U community.
Now, a copy of the employment separation agreement between White and...
| Feb 23, 2014
| 12:19 PM
A condominium building fire in northwest suburban Palatine this morning gutted three apartments and displaced 15 people, officials said.
Firefighters were called to the three-story building in the 1400 block of Winslowe Drive about 8:10 a.m. when people...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 10:10 AM
The following items were taken from police reports:
A 26-year-old Chicago man was charged with unlawful use of a weapon, unlawful possession of a weapon by a felon and illegal possession of ammunition without a firearm owner's...
| Apr 13, 2014
| 12:59 PM
With spring finally here, Glenview residents can expect the start of several construction projects that will help prevent flooding of streets and basements during large rainstorms.
One of the first to kick off the construction season is a project that...
| Mar 6, 2014
Letters to the editor from Deerfield, Highland Park, Libertyville, Grayslake and Waukegan.
I was in physical therapy with Harold Ramis. One day I mentioned how my grandson loved "Ghostbusters." Then Harold Ramis brought in a box...
| May 20, 2014
Most portable sanders are light-duty tools built for final smoothing with fine-grit paper. But to deal with burns and scrapes or to erase decades of wear and tear, it takes the end-of-the-line product: bench machines, or heavy-duty belt sanders and...
| May 9, 2014
| 12:57 PM
Two civil rights groups today urged a federal appeals court in Chicago to uphold a district judge's unprecedented order that confidential court filings by the government in a local terrorism prosecution be disclosed to the defense.
| May 9, 2014
| 10:52 PM
An off-duty Los Angeles police detective was killed Friday afternoon when his pickup collided with a cement truck in Beverly Hills on the same street where a fellow officer died in a similar crash two months ago.
Cmdr. Andrew Smith said the 25-year LAPD...
| May 10, 2014
| 8:16 PM
Three months into intense international negotiations over Iran's disputed nuclear development program, Tehran's team has surprised almost everybody with its apparent eagerness for a deal.
Iranian negotiators have met all of their commitments under...
| May 12, 2014
| 6:30 PM
No skyscrapers blow up, no cities are leveled, and while the White House and a football stadium suffer some serious structural damage, the wholesale destruction of human civilization is kept to a refreshing minimum in "X-Men: Days of Future Past" --...