| Oct 9, 2013
Becca and Steve Goering and Virginia Fetzer are expecting.
Fetzer, a Mundelein mother of two, expects to give birth to a boy at Highland Park Hospital on Jan. 29, and the Goerings, a Chicago couple, expect to bring that baby, their biological son, home....
| Oct 8, 2013
| 2:56 PM
Two Chicago men have been charged with breaking into a Northbrook home July 30, authorities said.
Destyne Butler, 18, of the 5200 block of South Indiana Street, and Brian Johnson, 28, of the 5300 block of West Washington Boulevard, were arrested Sept....
| Oct 4, 2013
| 6:34 PM
Authorities are trying to find out more about an accident last week in which a dog’s leash got entangled with a bicycle in a Cook County Forest Preserve, sending the bicyclist, 68, crashing to the ground.
Wladyslaw “Walter” Bujak, of...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 2:32 PM
While Chicago's suburban orchestras continue their eternal quest for newer and younger audiences to replace a graying demographic, the fact remains that those orchestras are enjoying an artistic boom.
The talent pool of freelance players on which...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 10:03 AM
The North Suburban YMCA has received a $25,000 grant from the UPS Foundation, capping fundraising efforts for a new youth wellness center slated to open by the end of the year.
The check puts the final touch on the Northbrook organization's $200,000...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 4:33 PM
The follwoing items were taken from police reports.
On Sept. 7, a 19-year-old Glenview man was arrested in the 1800 block of Tower Drive and charged with battery, disorderly conduct and possession of alcohol.
On Sept. 6, a 61-year-old...
| Aug 21, 2013
A group of Northbrook residents is urging officials to lower the speed limit on Shermer Road and stop trucks from passing next to their homes.
The more than 50 residents, most of whom live on Shermer east of Waukegan Road and west of Dundee Road, want...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 1:53 PM
Officials expect construction on Willow Road between Shermer Road and Patriot Boulevard to be delayed for a few weeks. It's now expected to finish in October.
The replacement of two box culverts underneath the Union Pacific bridge on the Northbrook-...
| Aug 13, 2013
We don't need speed camera tests to learn there is a lot of speeding through red lights. Any driver in the Chicago area could have told them that. Speeding through stop lights is just driving as usual for a lot of drivers. It will be interesting to see if...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 5:03 PM
Access to Birchwood Road in Northbrook from Lake-Cook Road will be closed between five to seven days starting Thursday at 7 a.m., according to an update on LakeCookRoad.com, a website that tracks construction progress for the road.
Drivers can get to...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 2:36 PM
The following items were taken from police reports.
On June 29, a 29-year-old Chicago woman was arrested in the 1400 block of Milwaukee Avenue and charged with possession of a controlled substance, cannabis and drug paraphernalia.