| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| Aug 17, 2012
| 3:17 PM
Two burger chains are making the commute from the suburbs into Chicago city to beef up the city’s burger options.
Meatheads has eight locations in Illinois, including restaurants in Northbrook, Naperville and Schaumburg, and is working on opening a...
| Dec 19, 2012
| 7:57 PM
A 36-year-old Grayslake man was arrested Wednesday, accused of stealing more than $700,000 from his former employer, authorities said.
Ricardo Campos Jr. was arrested this morning at his home on a $100,000 D-bond warrant with the charge of theft over...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 1:38 PM
Yes, it's probably my equivalent to Anchorman's cat fashion show, but how could I resist covering a pet night with Santa?
Every Monday through Christmas (except Christmas Eve), Fromm Family Foods is hosting a Pet Photo Night With Santa at the Northbrook...
| 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 21, 2013
| 5:53 AM
A wrap-up of news from the Tribune's breaking news desk.
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• A man in his early 20s was fatally shot early this morning in the Back of the Yards neighborhood, authorities said. Read more
• Two people were hospitalized and...
| Oct 1, 2012
| 9:58 AM
Todd Kessler found his way onto NBC's singing competition "The Voice" after playing the Chicago music scene for a few years with his band, The New Folk. RedEye spoke with Kessler, 30, regarding his song choice for his recent blind audition, what it's like...
| Aug 28, 2012
| 12:39 PM
No matter the cuisine or setting, the North Shore can hold its own as a dining destination. Many restaurants and chef/owners have made their names in these suburban towns and cities drawing diners from all over Chicagoland.
Highwood is one example of...