| 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.
| 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...
| 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
| 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 15, 2015
I have been thinking about baby boomers who, for one reason or another, have left the daily grind. No more snooze button to hit, no more gridlock. Gone is the relentless psycho babble cascading from the next cubicle and (a boost in morale, so they say)...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 4:39 PM
An administrative law judge will decide whether a Towson student housing project that's drawn criticism from neighbors and community members should go forward.
The $75 million project would accommodate more than 600 college students, mainly those...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 4:14 PM
Crescenta Valley Town Council President Robbyn Battles sat on a bench at the corner of Rosemont and Orange avenues on Saturday. Her eyes scanned what stood in front of her.
Benches bearing the names of sponsors such as the American Legion Verdugo-Hills...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 10:45 AM
The following items were discussed and/or action was taken at the Village of Lincolnwood Board of Trustees meeting on Jan. 6.
Winter parking bans begin
The first snowfall of the season on Jan. 5 triggered the alternate side parking rule to go into...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 5:15 PM
If you’re in the mood to brave the cold weather this weekend, make it worth your while by checking out these events. For more event listings around the suburbs, check out the Pioneer Press events calendar.
Western Springs Recreation Dodgeball...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 6:13 PM
After Chicago-area schools canceled classes two days last week because of brutally low temperatures and dangerous wind chills, many parents and other curmudgeons complained loudly.
The phrase "back in the day" was trending around office watercoolers,...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 12:44 PM
This week marks a month and one week since South Windsor lost one of its most beloved members, Cary Prague, at age 58. Prague had a major impact on the community, but more importantly, on the hearts he touched.
Prague worked in the computer software...