| Oct 29, 2013
| 10:19 AM
The following items were taken from police reports.
•Someone damaged a door and door hardware of a building by forcing entry into the storage/electric room of a building in the 1000 block of Gage Street. Repair costs were estimated at...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 3:12 PM
Glenbard South and Rich Central are two of the state's six undefeated Class 5A teams, but they're also the most untested. Both will face their toughest opponents by far this weekend when Rich Central hosts defending Class 6A champion Crete-...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 9:50 AM
Chicago Whovians, you have the chance to the see "Doctor Who: The Day of the Doctor" in theaters in 3D on Nov. 23.
BBC America today announced the locations for theatrical screenings of Doctor Who's 50th Anniversary special, which airs on the network...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Nicole Basil was 8-years-old six years ago, and one day stood in her garage with her brother and dad, wondering what to do with the two bikes she had outgrown. They couldn't find a charity that would take them.
"My parents taught me that we never really...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 3:46 PM
The following items were taken from police records.
On Oct. 13, a 47-year-old Wheeling man was arrested at a business in the 1400 block of Milwaukee Avenue and was charged with domestic battery and interference to reporting domestic battery....
| Oct 9, 2013
The following were taken from police reports:
•On Oct. 6, a driver trying to parallel park at the south curb near Millen's Hardware backed up and struck a parked vehicle, then pulled forward and struck a second vehicle, which was...
| Oct 7, 2013
As debate swirls around the federal Affordable Care Act, officials in north suburban Cook County have already geared up to serve as an information source.
In Maine Township, officials are exploring the prospect of the township serving as a federally...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 12:11 PM
Like the series finale of "Breaking Bad," last weekend's college football slate was fantastic. With its victory over LSU, Georgia firmly planted its flag in the national title hunt. Alabama rolled Ole Miss, Notre Dame disappointed, Ohio State balled...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 5:34 PM
A second former CTA executive with decades of transit experience will soon be overseeing policy at Metra.
Cook County commissioners representing the north and west suburbs unanimously appointed retired CTA safety and security official John Plante on...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 6:06 PM
As the crowd goes, so goes the show.
With that in mind, Desmond Howard issued a challenge to the Northwestern faithful with ESPN's "College GameDay" coming to Evanston on Saturday morning.
"We draw energy from the crowd," the 1991 Heisman Trophy...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 12:57 PM
This week, thousands of uninsured and under-insured Cook, Will and Lake County residents have new healthcare options they can pursue on the state's online "marketplace" for insurance plans.
Despite the political theater in Washington, D.C., and the...