| Nov 14, 2013
| 11:14 AM
A Cook County judge has sentenced a man to 50 years in prison in the 2009 road rage shooting death of a Burbank man, according to prosecutors and court records.
Mikel Pernell, 34, was found guilty in September of killing George Cruz, 30, on Sept. 18,...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 2:43 PM
Secretary of State Debra Bowen holds a political post today that she never had an inkling she would have when she was growing up, she told John Burroughs High School students on Thursday.
Bowen shared her life story of growing up as a shy girl in...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 4:01 PM
A Burbank man pleaded guilty today in a crash that killed a 56-year-old grandmother of a dozen children last fall and was sentenced to five years in prison, according to prosecutors and court records.
Jesus Luna, 52, pleaded guilty to aggravated driving...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 7:28 PM
Candace Cosby thought little of seeing a female neighbor pull into her driveway on a steamy Friday afternoon in southwest suburban Burbank.
But her attention was piqued a few hours later when she saw authorities descend on the two-story brick home in...
| Jun 19, 2010
The Foothill Civitan Club of Burbank's Philanthropy Fundraising Event on May 8 at the Castaway Restaurant was a great success.
The fashion show, "Pretty as a Picture," with members of the club and families as the models was very well done and the...
| Jul 8, 2009
| 9:55 PM
(WGN-AM)- Illinois Atty. Gen. Lisa Madigan chose the political path of least resistance today, preserving her chance to ask voters for a promotion down the road, when state finances might be better and her powerful father might be ready to step off the...
| Jun 17, 2011
| 5:37 PM
File cabinets with drawers labeled “U.S. Customs” and “Czechoslovakia” are among the first pieces of furniture in the 100,000-square-foot warehouse, followed by tall, metal shelves with accordion-style folders.
Rows of books, at...
| Jul 1, 2011
| 1:37 PM
Art is power. That’s the main message artist Randall Williams tries to convey to his students here in Burbank and across the country.
“Once you start to use art, it opens doors everywhere, because there are feelings and energy that we place...
| Sep 10, 2010
| 8:25 PM
A Burbank man is facing fraud charges in Illinois for allegedly charging customers for unsolicited identity theft protection services.
The owner of Glendale-based ID Lifeguards Inc., Arthur Natanyan, faces charges under the provisions of Illinois'...
| Jan 24, 2011
| 2:04 PM
A man has been charged with drunken driving in connection with the crash late Sunday that killed a 38-year-old man in southwest suburban Burbank, police said.
Leo Stevens, of the 2400 block of North Central Park Avenue in Chicago, was pronounced dead at...
| Apr 30, 2010
A lot of people ask Robin questions like, where did you grow up?...what did you used to do? So she thought she'd head back to Burbank, Illinois and around the South Side of Chicago to take a look.
Check it out...