| Apr 25, 2012
| 4:35 PM
A piece of Commonwealth Edison property could be the ticket to completing a long-stalled segment of a North Shore bicycle and pedestrian trail through Northbrook. …...
| Mar 13, 2012
| 12:12 PM
The driver of a vehicle pushed off railroad tracks and onto its side Tuesday by a freight train in Wheaton was able to exit his vehicle on his own, Wheaton police said.
A 52-year-old Wheaton man was transported to Central DuPage Hospital for...
| Mar 23, 2012
Update: Police in Russell have identified the 9-year-old boy who was struck and killed by a train on Thursday as Isaac Ehrlich.
The Russell Police Department says the boy was hit by an eastbound train just after eleven o'clock Thursday morning. He died...
| Jan 11, 2012
| 11:47 AM
The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) continues to work with state and local partners to clean up and monitor the sulfuric acid spill from Union Pacific Railroad’s rail yard in Herington.
“Recent measurements indicate that...
| Oct 19, 2012
| 5:12 PM
ABOARD AMTRAK TEST TRAIN – The fierce, unresolved debate over whether the U.S. can afford to invest billions of dollars on high-speed passenger rail seemed to fall by the wayside, at least temporarily, in the heartland on Friday when an Amtrak train...
| Oct 27, 2012
| 9:09 PM
Mass of Christian burial for Robert “Bob” Mecseji, Grandpa “Bobcat”, 74, of Aberdeen will be 10:30 a.m.j Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2012, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Aberdeen. The Rev. Shaun Haggerty will officiate. A time of...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 12:09 AM
BRAWLEY — The Brawley Bypass Project in Imperial County opened to motorists Tuesday afternoon.
The bypass will relieve area traffic congestion and improve the flow of international goods between California and Mexico by providing an alternate route...
| May 21, 2012
| 6:50 PM
COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa — With its just-opened million-dollar makeover, the Union Pacific Railroad Museum beckons visitors of all ages to downtown Council Bluffs. But to get the full experience, be sure to bring a kid along.
Youngsters are more likely...
| May 22, 2012
| 7:30 AM
Christa Herta Anderson, 78, of Charlevoix, died Thursday, May 17, 2012, at her home.
She was born Feb. 17, 1934, in Berlin, Germany, to Gunther and Margaret (Herold) Kramer, and immigrated to Canada at age 18.
Christa worked as a secretary for the Union...
| Aug 28, 2012
| 12:46 PM
This list is not all-inclusive
Abigail's American Bistro
493 Roger Williams Ave., Highland Park, 847-849-1009
Abigail's surrounds diners with a sophisticated setting of soothing earth tones with splashes of color and a menu of...
| Jun 4, 2012
| 1:24 PM
Richard R. Holmes, 89, died Friday, June 1, 2012, in Omaha, Neb.
He was born Nov. 12, 1922, in Smithsburg, Md.
He was a retired officer of the U.S. Army, a World War II veteran and a member of the Military Officers Association Heartland Chapter at...