| Oct 18, 2014
| 11:13 PM
To the editor: Messiah or mess? Nonsense. I agree that in previous administrations we've had some messes, but never a messiah. As for Barack Obama, he has done what I would want and expect from a competent president. ("Obama: messiah or mess?," Op-Ed,...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 9:30 AM
Several Downers Grove business owners have tried to keep from building new signs for their establishments in the wake of newly enforced village policies.
Retailers including Fry's Electronics, Kohl's and two Best Buy locations have petitioned to keep...
| May 19, 2014
| 11:19 PM
Her broken ankle. His aching heart. Marques Johnson's ruptured disk. Bill Walton's bum foot. Whatever the affliction, Donald and Shelly Sterling have long favored one particular cure: a lawsuit.
Over the last four decades, the billionaire couple have...
| Jul 24, 2014
| 5:13 AM
A glee club is among the new programs expected to be offered to aspiring performers this fall at a second location of Wilmette's Studio North Academy of the Performing Arts.
The village's zoning board of appeals voted unanimously recently to approve a...
| May 9, 2014
| 12:04 PM
Noah is more than the name of a popular movie. It is the top name for baby boys born in 2013 in the United States, the Social Security Administration announced on Friday.
Sophia scored the three-peat for girls’ names, being chosen as the top...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 5:14 AM
Officials in Winnetka supported a homeowner's request Monday night to live in a rental home he owns, but is eventually slated for demolition as part of plan to subdivide three lots into two.
Resident Dave Bartels, who owns two homes in the 200 block...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 1:27 PM
The following items were taken from Winnetka police reports.
A 40-year-old resident of the 700 block of Green Bay was charged with domestic battery on June 23.
A resident of the 1100 block of Hamptondale reported on June 23 that she received a...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 5:15 PM
P: Nací en México. Fui adoptado por padres americanos cuando tenía 5 años. Recuerdo haber visto una tarjeta de residencia con mi foto pero los únicos documentos que tengo son mi partida de nacimiento y la licencia de conducir. Mis padres ya fallecieron...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 12:07 PM
The following items were taken from Winnetka and Kenilworth police reports.
A resident of the 500 block of Hawthorn Lane reported to police on July 29 that an unknown offender used his social security number to open an account with Comcast...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 7:39 PM
A plan for a gun shop and shooting range within walking distance of several schools is generating controversy in near northwest suburban Niles.
The proposal has drawn complaints because the business would stand within walking distance of schools...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 12:44 PM
P: El año pasado me hice ciudadana. Presenté la I-130 para pedir a mamá y fue aprobada. Ella vive en Honduras y no sé cómo seguir con el caso.
Mi mamá vino en 2000 con visa de turista. Un notario que le recomendó solicitar asilo político. Recibió el...