| Jun 4, 2011
| 4:03 PM
Lindsey Durlacher, a Greco-Roman wrestling world bronze medalist who won a state title for Buffalo Grove High School and was a two-time All-American at the University of Illinois, died Saturday at age 36 at his home in Denver, Colo.
| Jun 6, 2011
| 11:01 AM
Metra launched its "Quiet Car" operation today, introducing a program that it hopes will make for a less noisy commute for some riders. And the reaction appeared to be quiet, at least based on what some commuters said during Monday morning's rush hour....
| Dec 9, 2011
| 11:48 AM
The owners of a Buffalo Grove pizzeria are among six people charged with participating in a narcotics trafficking operation.
“Two of the individuals charged in this investigation with drug conspiracy attempted to legitimize themselves as business...
| Dec 9, 2011
| 2:21 PM
An Arlington Heights couple who owns a pizzeria allegedly used the business to cover up their role in a drug trafficking operation to bring heroin from Mexico to the Chicago area, officials said today.
Maria Garza, 37, and Carmelo Rios, 35, along with...
| Mar 10, 2010
Alena Kamin will never forget when her son, Jeremy, started stuttering. It was about five years ago, when he was 7.
"It's heartbreaking because you can't hide it," she said, "and first impressions can put people off."
The Buffalo Grove, Ill., resident...
| May 31, 2008
| 8:11 PM
After a season filled with erratic performances, Wheaton Warrenville South reached back and delivered its very best Saturday to claim its second straight boys volleyball championship.
The Tigers scored a 25-15, 25-20 sweep of Buffalo Grove and so...
| Aug 31, 2010
| 4:32 PM
You are in the wrong business. Educational consulting is where the moneyÂ is at. Just ask Nora Lucky. The Seminole School Board tonight is expected to discretely spend $261,528 to hire four consulting firms to teach teachers how to teach.Â The consu...
| Aug 27, 2008
Who is more prepared for "Survivor" glory, an Olympic champion or a video game champion?
That's one of the mysteries that will be answered this season on "Survivor: Gabon -- Earth's Last Eden."
CBS announced the cast for the 17th "Survivor"...
| May 11, 2008
Q: Wake up. You said diesels are smelly and noisy but they aren't smelly or noisy anymore.
And do the math. If Car A buys gas at $3.65 a gallon and gets 26 m.p.g., it would cost $56.15 to go 400 miles. But if Car B buys diesel at $4.29 a gallon and...
| Jun 1, 2008
Q: Any news on General Motors battery-powered Chevy Volt? It seems that with gas at more than $4 a gallon, GM would be rushing this technology along. The car sounds promising.
—R.A., North Riverside
A: GM spokesman Dave Darvitz says the...