| Dec 5, 2013
Officials in Glencoe urged residents to exercise caution a day after a horticulturist for the Chicago Botanic Garden reported seeing a big cat run into a wooded area.
Botanic Garden and public safety officers spent a few hours scouring the area for signs...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 2:50 PM
Northbrook's Assistant Village Manager Philip Kiraly is expected to head due east this month, stepping up to the role of Glencoe Village Manager.
Kiraly will be taking over the helm from longtime Glencoe Village Manager Paul Harlow, 62, who is...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 5:20 AM
With a new ban that prohibits smoking within 15 feet of playgrounds, smokers with cigarettes in hand will have to watch where they walk in the Lake County Forest Preserves.
"It's logical," said Mike Tully, director of operations and public safety for...
| Jul 10, 2013
The following items were taken from police records:
•A 56-year-old Lake Zurich man was arrested in the 100 block of Pine Tree Row on July 2 at 7:43 p.m. on a Lake County failure to appear warrant on traffic related charges.
| Jun 24, 2013
| 9:16 PM
A bus experiencing mechanical difficulties burst into flames along the Edens Expressway in Glencoe on Monday night, but not before all occupants escaped unscathed, police said.
The bus became fully engulfed by fire near Tower Road about 10:30 p.m.,...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 4:32 PM
The Sun-Times reports that, starting Saturday, visitors to the Chicago Botanic Garden in Glencoe will be asked to pay $5 extra to park if they're not residents of Cook County -- so $25 for a passenger car instead of the......
| May 4, 2013
| 10:25 PM
Two Annapolis sailors, Jeff Borland and Tim Williams, took advantage of favorable winds on their home Chesapeake Bay waters to take the lead in their classes Saturday at the Sperry Top-Sider NOOD Regatta. Borland leads the nine-boat Etchells class...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 11:24 AM
In a week in which beleaguered Fisker Automotive failed to make a $10-million loan payment, owners are looking to unload their cars. In some cases, they are seeing some very low offers.
There were 48 listings for the high-end, hybrid electric Fisker...
| Mar 1, 2013
| 6:42 AM
Keehn Landis died quietly at his home on Sunday, Feb. 24, 2013.
Keehn was born on June 17, 1922, and grew up in Glencoe, Ill. He enlisted in the Air Force right after the Japanese invasion of Pearl Harbor. As he waited to be called up, he was able to...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 3:20 PM
The thermometer is slowly inching up, and there's a little more sunlight every day, and that means one thing to gardeners: It's time to think about seed sowing.
With a little planning you can stretch your food budget for an ongoing harvest of fresh,...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 2:28 PM
Second City has been smart enough over the years to let its impressive roster of alumni speak for itself. Old photos of recognizable faces may line the lobby, but you'll never see one of the theater's shows advertised under a banner touting, "From the...