| Oct 11, 2011
| 3:10 PM
LAKE COUNTY – One person died and another person was airlifted after a single-car crash Tuesday afternoon on I-80 in Lake County.
According to Indiana State Police, around 12:12 p.m. a 2002 Chevrolet Trail Blazer was heading east on I-80 just...
| Oct 7, 2011
| 11:05 AM
A Berwyn mother accused of endangering her children and hoarding animals has been indicted on 11 felony counts by the Cook County grand jury.
The grand jury this week indicted Lydia Price on nine counts of abuse and neglect by a caregiver and two...
| Sep 13, 2011
| 4:23 PM
A Berwyn mother is free on $10,000 bail after her arrest on charges she raised her children in a filthy home filled with diseased animals and without working plumbing, authorities said Tuesday.
Lydia Price, 49, is scheduled to appear Wednesday in a...
| Sep 14, 2011
| 10:06 AM
Cook County prosecutors will seek a higher bail for a Berwyn woman who was charged with a series of crimes after her 14-year-old son died last week and his siblings were found living in squalor in a house that was overrun with about 200 animals, many of...
| Aug 29, 2011
| 8:00 PM
Julia (O’Hara) Smith, 88, Quecreek, died Aug. 28, 2011, at her home with her children by her side. Born Dec. 10, 1922, in Nemacolin. Daughter of Michael and Martha (Borsos) O’Hara. Preceded in death by parents, husband of 41 years, Martin...
| Nov 5, 2011
| 4:34 PM
A man who was found shot to death this afternoon in a vacant building in the city's Austin neighborhood suffered multiple gunshot wounds, officials said.
Police were called about noon and told that someone had been shot and was in a building located in...
| Nov 17, 2011
| 1:05 AM
Temple City, Calif.: DeLoise Laureto (Schley), 89, died in Temple City, Calif., on Saturday, Nov. 5, 2011.
She is survived by a son, Anthony Laureto of Berwyn, Ill.; two sisters, Florence of Minneapolis and Audrey of Alhambra, Calif.; two brothers,...
| Nov 25, 2011
| 2:08 PM
Tinariwen: With their hypnotic rhythms and weaving guitars touching on influences both familiar and exotic, this nomadic band is a hardened road crew -- their first gigs were in the Saharan desert. Tapes of their music circulated throughout Africa...
| Nov 30, 2011
| 9:11 AM
After hearing food banks were experiencing a shortage on one of their most important staples, peanut butter, we got a nutty idea. So, we spread the word and started a one day peanut butter drive. In a Jif, we had 18 listeners offer their businesses as...
| Dec 3, 2011
| 2:13 PM
Two men were listed in serious condition after they were rescued from a fire that broke out in a basement apartment early this morning in west suburban Berwyn.
Shortly before 6 a.m., a tenant on the top floor of the 3-unit building located at 2115...
| Dec 6, 2011
| 5:00 AM
Three people surrendered late Monday night after a nearly six-hour standoff that began with the arrest of one man in a firearms investigation and the shutdown of part of the CTA Red Line, a law-enforcement spokesman said.
The three apparently barricaded...