| Jan 28, 2015
| 3:54 PM
Despite the cold, plans are fully in swing for July 2-4, when the annual Morton Grove Days festival will take place.
The Morton Grove Days Commission has received two $3,000 donations toward the $18,000 it is raising for the Fourth of July fireworks,...
| Jan 27, 2015
| 10:48 AM
Merle Lucille Woodburn (93) passed away peacefully at home on the morning of January 15, 2015. Merle was a very active member of the Burbank Community where she lived for over 72 years.
Merle was born in Wolf Lake, Illinois to Merle and Dennis...
| Jan 26, 2015
| 10:28 AM
An overwhelming voice vote at town meeting Jan. 20 gave the Griswold Board of Selectmen the power to enter into a contract with American Ambulance of Norwich as the town's provider of emergency medical service. The vote essentially sounded the death knell...
| Jan 25, 2015
| 11:13 AM
The following items were taken from Hoffman Estates police reports:
Four women took a taxi from the 500 block of North Milwaukee Avenue in Prospect Heights to the 1100 block of Valley Lane and ran off without paying for the $50 fare. The incident took...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 8:50 AM
Peter Huerter American Legion Post 46 has just won a battle to stay open. Now its officers have to figure out how to win the war.
For Commander Michael Jonscher, senior vice-commander John Fragassi, and others, that means keeping the doors open at 1925...
| Nov 5, 2014
A gathering to decorate holiday stockings for overseas troops, a concert and dinner dance are among the ways to mark Veterans Day in the south suburbs next week.
Events will be on Veterans Day, Nov. 11, unless noted otherwise.
| Nov 6, 2014
| 2:59 PM
These are some highlights of events this weekend and beyond in and around the South suburbs. Listings are subject to change. Please call the venue in advance. To submit an event for consideration, please visit: .
Veterans Day pancake breakfast
| Nov 11, 2014
| 1:43 PM
Twenty-five years after dedicating Veterans Park, Naperville residents gathered there Tuesday to honor those who have served.
"We must not and we will not forget those veterans who made the ultimate sacrifice so that our nation's ideals, freedoms...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 5:00 PM
These are some highlights of events this weekend and beyond in the North and Northwest suburbs. Listings are subject to change. Please call the venue in advance. To submit an event for consideration, please visit: triblocal.com/events
Corks for a...
| Jan 19, 2015
| 2:00 PM
I took my chances, and checked out a different type of entertainment. You might say I was game for taking a little risk.
Bad puns aside (should I not mention that I found a perfect slot to write about in this column?) I have recently noticed more local...
| Jan 19, 2015
| 8:43 AM
The Florida State Fire Marshal’s office is now investigating the cause of a fire that broke out on Sunday at the American Legion Post 55 building in Clermont.
The Clermont Fire Department got a call at around 4 a.m. on Sunday that the building...