| 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.
| Jul 2, 2013
| 12:50 PM
North Shore residents flocking to farmers markets this summer should keep in mind that "locally grown" vegetables and fruits aren't always from a field just down the road.
As their popularity grows across the state and country, the organizers of farmers...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 10:30 AM
A former Wilmette Park District golf pro was sentenced Monday to 18 months of probation after he pleaded guilty to charges stemming from the theft of gift cards from the park district.
Just before his trial was about to begin at the Skokie courthouse,...
| Mar 1, 2013
| 9:20 AM
A man from Highwood was killed Thursday afternoon in a multiple-vehicle collision in Northbrook at the intersection of Skokie Boulevard and Dundee Road.
Hector Esquivel, 23, from the 200 block of Greenbay Road in Highwood was pronouned dead on the...
| Feb 25, 2013
| 12:32 PM
A judge this morning denied the request of a former Northbrook police officer who has been charged with burglary and official misconduct to change the conditions of his bond that will allow him to audition for acting jobs.
Enrique Guzman, 34, resigned...
| Jan 18, 2013
| 2:21 PM
A 71-year-old Northbrook man found in a car outside a north suburban motel died after being exposed to the cold, authorities said today.
Edwin Mason was found in a car outside a motel in the 1500 block of Milwaukee Avenue in Glenview and was...
| Jan 2, 2013
| 12:11 PM
A Cook County judge ruled today that South Side rapper Chief Keef could remain free despite new allegations he violated his juvenile probation by moving to Northbrook without telling authorities.
Prosecutors asked Juvenile Court Judge Carl Anthony Walker...
| May 8, 2013
| 2:03 PM
There were 11,256 bottles of wine in the cellar of Antoine's Restaurant on the morning of Aug. 29 when Hurricane Katrina struck, some of them rare, most of them expensive and all of them ruined when the power failed, the air conditioning died and the...
| Apr 22, 2013
| 3:06 PM
The Hechtman brothers had closed up their Skokie restaurant Sunday night and were driving home when the semi-truck in front of them swerved on the Edens Expressway near Tower Road, struck another car and burst into flames.
Without thinking, Ken Hechtman...