| Jul 24, 2014
| 6:35 PM
Investigators long suspected Robert Rocco Serritella in the 1992 strangulation of Skokie teenager David Chereck, but they said they never had enough evidence to prove he did it — until now.
Authorities arrested Serritella, 71, at his home in Los...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 12:58 PM
Illinois State has signed a new agreement with Comcast SportsNet Chicago for four ISU football games to be televised live on the network this season.
Comcast will televise ISU's home opener against Mississippi Valley State on Sept. 6, as well as the Mid-...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 1:46 PM
Park Ridge Niles District 64 students as a whole improved in 2014 on the reading portion of the Measures of Academic Progress assessment, but scores in math dipped at nearly every grade level, according to district officials.
Like the Illinois...
| Jul 8, 2014
As far as Jo Marie Lang knew, she had a near-perfect driving record and an up-to-date driver's license.
Then last November, the Illinois secretary of state's office demanded that she undergo new testing or face losing her license. Making it all the more...
| May 22, 2014
| 12:10 PM
Four people were ordered held in lieu of bail on felony armed robbery charges after Niles police say they followed a woman home from work on May 15 and robbed her outside her garage.
A 34-year-old Niles woman told police that she had returned home...
| May 18, 2014
| 7:57 AM
Four people were ordered held in lieu of bail Saturday on felony armed robbery charges after police in Niles say they followed a woman home from work Thursday and robbed her outside her garage.
A 34-year-old Niles woman told police that she had returned...
| May 23, 2014
| 1:16 PM
A deacon at a Presbyterian church in Niles has filed a lawsuit against 22 fellow church members, accusing them of distributing a memorandum containing accusations that he says are false and contributed to the break-up of his marriage.
| Jun 9, 2014
| 11:52 AM
Latinos have for years made up one of the largest and fastest-growing groups in the country.
They have also long been one of the most underrepresented minority groups in the federal workplace.
Now a new effort is underway — at the highest...
| May 14, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Message for every voter in Illinois: Contact your representative (Senate and House) and tell them you will not support their re-election if they vote to extend the "temporary" income tax increase.
And let's not forget House Speaker Michael Madigan, who...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 5:10 PM
Glenview trustees have recently approved the village's intention to let a national investor-owned company take over its North Maine Water Utility.
Village officials hope to sell the water system for about $22 million to Aqua Illinois, which was the...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 12:30 PM
The following items were taken from police reports:
A 19-year-old Wilmette man was arrested on the 2500 block of East Lake Avenue on Jan. 21 and charged with criminal damage to property after an investigation into a Dec. 29 incident on the...