| Nov 17, 2014
| 6:28 PM
The following items were collected from reports released by the La Grange Police Department.
Two unrelated incidents of a suspicious man following girls were reported. On Nov. 9, several girls were walking near the intersection of Ashland and Harris...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 10:21 AM
We had Catherine the Great to thank for lunch at Fort Robinson, a former U.S. Army base on the northwestern edge of Nebraska. This region of Nebraska strongly resembles the Hollywood vision of the Wild West, with towering rock outcroppings, open plains...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 2:30 PM
The Los Angeles Philharmonic started its sixth year under conductor Gustavo Dudamel by honoring composer John Williams on Tuesday at the Walt Disney Concert Hall.
"Musicians try to be close to composers like Mahler, Shostakovich. But in this opportunity,...
| Dec 9, 2014
| 11:14 AM
A flood control plan for Park Ridge's Country Club neighborhood will return to the City Council in January, six months after aldermen put it on hold to get a second opinion that they then decided to forgo.
Representatives from Christopher B. Burke...
| Aug 10, 2014
| 10:49 AM
On May 12, 1971, Highland Park Councilman Dan Brusslan wrote to a Mr. Rogers Issac on Sheridan Road, "The City of Highland Park is your new neighbor."
He added: "We have agreed to purchase the Moraine Hotel for $950,000 and all litigation is now over."...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 1:00 PM
St. James Catholic School held its 10th annual Veterans Day Prayer Service at the church in Highwood, amid hopes the tradition will continue next year after the planned merger with Holy Cross School in Deerfield.
About 150 students, families and...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 2:19 PM
Event highlights for the 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:triblocal.com/events.
Family 5K and health fair
| Nov 26, 2014
| 10:31 AM
At 1 p.m. on Nov. 28, 1914, at the invitation of the Highland Park Business Men's Association, 115 motor vehicles drove single file north on Sheridan Road from the Congress Hotel to Forest Avenue in Highland Park. (The procession took several minor...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 2:43 PM
You didn't have to be a fan.
Of course, nearly everyone was Tuesday night at the John Williams celebratory gala at Walt Disney Concert Hall that Gustavo Dudamel led to open his sixth season as Los Angeles Philharmonic music director.
| Aug 23, 2014
| 9:51 AM
A 73-old-Sugar Grove man died after striking a utility pole in his pickup truck Friday afternoon near Aurora West County Forest Preserve near west suburban Aurora, according to authorities.
Rodger Lambert, 73, of the 300 block of Maple Avenue, was...
| Oct 3, 2014
Chief among the issues in this year's commission race: Is building a new, multi-million dollar City Hall the right thing to do? And is the city on the right course or is change needed?
The commission will have two new faces come November: Everyone...