| Feb 23, 2015
| 6:43 PM
Triton College students hoping to continue their education at Dominican University can soon take advantage of a new scholarship opportunity.
The Patricia Granados Endowed Scholarship will award $2,000 per year to one academically talented Triton College...
| Feb 12, 2015
| 6:29 AM
Rembrandt Chamber Players: The radiant Chicago soprano Josefien Stoppelenburg performs selections from Canteloube's "Songs of the Auvergne," on the same program as works by Mozart, Schumann and Chicago composer Sebastian Huydts. 7:30 p.m. Friday,...
| Feb 10, 2015
| 1:01 PM
It's a myth that blood runs blue inside the body, but if Sister Michelle Germanson had her way, it would. To those who know and revere her, she bleeds Trinity High School blue.
She came to the private Catholic girls' high school, founded in River Forest...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 6:57 AM
Books occupy a sacred place in Thom Barthelmess' home, a renovated Humboldt Park church featuring exposed brick walls and eclectic modern decor.
On a landing overlooking the living room, the librarian — now curator of the Butler Children's...
| Jan 27, 2015
| 3:02 PM
Laurie Kimbrel, the next superintendent for Township High School District 113, said she sees far more promise than problems waiting in her new job, despite controversies there in the past year or so.
Kimbrel, an Elmhurst native who has been working at a...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 3:21 PM
Katharine LeVeque, a Baltimore resident for more than 50 years and an anti-war activist, died of congestive heart failure Jan. 1. She was 82.
Noted for community and outreach work, Ms. LeVeque was born Katharine Tunstall Williams on May 17, 1932, in...
| Jan 11, 2015
| 12:49 PM
Thomas J. Todd was a high school cross-country and track coach in the western suburbs who went on to work as an official at Illinois High School Association track meets.
Mr. Todd, 61, died of complications from lymphoma on Wednesday, Dec. 10 at Rush...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 4:29 AM
Here's a look at upcoming events in and around the west suburbs. Listings are subject to change. Please call the venue in advance. To submit an event for consideration, please visit http://triblocal.com/eventshttp://triblocal.com/events.
| Oct 14, 2014
| 3:58 PM
Police announced Tuesday morning that no charges will be filed in the alleged sexual assault of a female student at Dominican University in River Forest over the weekend.
After conducting numerous interviews of witnesses, the victim and a person of...
| Dec 15, 2014
| 4:05 PM
A nonprofit that delivers meals and more on Christmas Day is looking for volunteers to help with food and gift delivery.
Christmas Cheer Foundation, started in 1981, delivers food to those in need in 35 Chicago area suburbs. From Oak Park and River...
| Dec 30, 2014
| 2:25 PM
The Niles Public Library board approved the final job description for director, bringing it one step closer to hiring a replacement for retired director Linda Weiss.
The Niles library has been without a longl-term director since the beginning of July...