| Jun 3, 2014
| 11:02 AM
The police chief in Streamwood has been selected for the same job in St. Charles.
James Keegan has served as chief in Streamwood since 2011 and has been with the department for almost 22 years. His appointment, which was recommened by St. Charles City...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 2:02 PM
Prospect boasted an individual state champion, discus thrower Erin Reese, and finished ninth as a team at the girls Class 3A state track meet in Charleston, Ill., last weekend.
The Fremd and Palatine boys teams hope do similar damage in Charleston...
| May 31, 2014
| 8:20 PM
Hinsdale Central sophomore Anne Zaher won the Class 3A State Championship in the 1600-meter run at the Illinois High School Association State Track and Field Meet, which concluded over the weekend in Charleston, Ill.
Zaher's time of 5:00.08 was less...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 5:05 AM
A key Democratic state senator said Thursday he will seek a vote Tuesday on his controversial plan to ask voters to amend the state constitution to replace Illinois’ flat-rate income tax with a graduated tax based on the amount of income earned....
| Feb 11, 2014
| 7:07 PM
The wife of a legally blind Palatine man killed last summer by a condominium trash compactor as he searched for a cellphone filed suit Tuesday, alleging that the building manager and homeowner’s association failed to ensure his safety.
| Mar 20, 2014
| 10:25 AM
Arlington Heights Police Officer Michael McEvoy kept a hand over his bandaged neck as he was embraced with hugs and hellos at his first appearance among the police department.
Honored as the village’s officer of the year on Thursday, the 52-year-...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 12:38 PM
Officials in Glencoe have paid a civil engineering firm close to $70,000 to conduct a study of the village's water system – a task officials said is necessary before they can begin talking to residents about details of an estimated $35 million...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Letters to the editor from Arlington Heights, Northbrook, Palatine, Park Ridge, Skokie and Glenview.
Student athlete unions
This is in response to university student athletes wanting to unionize. Friends of mine can attest to the fact that when I...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 9:10 PM
Growing up in their Park Ridge home, Jean McCabe's daughters said their mother would often tell them, "For those who have much, much is expected."
It was that one simple principle, her daughters said, that shaped a lifetime spent in service of others....
| Apr 14, 2014
| 4:40 PM
Northwest suburban leaders told residents Monday to ignore a letter that indicates they will be forced to enter a two-year contract with ComEd.
Erroneous letters have been mailed to tens of thousands of residents who are a part of the local electrical...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 5:56 PM
The brutal murder of a 14-year-old girl had gone unsolved for so long that when investigators heard there might be a suspect — and that the news came out of an Oklahoma cold case project — they were stunned.
Hunters had found the partially...