| Jun 15, 2012
| 1:08 PM
The Cade Foundation's First Annual Illinois Race for the Family
Saturday, June 23, from 8-11:00 a.m.
Location Deer Grove Forest Preserve, 1898 N. Quentin Road in Palatine, Ill
The first annual Illinois Race for the Family, hosted by the Cade Foundation...
| Nov 18, 2011
| 12:30 PM
A man who has admitted to a string of robberies in Arlington Heights and surrounding areas was captured when officers spotted him dropping some stolen jewelry as he walked through a neighborhood, authorities said.
Jerry Dickens, 41, has been charged...
| Dec 6, 2011
| 4:40 AM
Ice was the probable cause of a multi-vehicle crash that blocked Illinois Hwy. 53 in Palatine for more than two hours this morning.
The crash, involving between six and nine vehicles, occurred just after 4 a.m. in the southbound lanes of Route 53 at...
| Dec 17, 2011
| 3:33 PM
A 24-year-old man was pronounced dead this morning after his car struck a tree in north suburban Palatine, officials said.
Christopher Orsini of the 800 block of West Panorama Road in Palatine was pronounced dead at 1:50 a.m. at Northwest Community...
| Jan 23, 2012
| 7:39 AM
A man who had been threatening suicide fatally shot himself in the parking lot of a popular Schaumburg sports bar Sunday night as officers tried to persuade him to put his guns down, police said.
Michael Cicci, 27, of Palatine, intentionally shot himself...
| Dec 21, 2011
| 4:36 PM
For years, Cook County highway workers have been dumping roadway and sewer waste at a pair of work yards, creating large mounds that potentially could be contaminating the environment, according to a watchdog report released today.
The pollutants include...
| Jan 3, 2012
| 7:38 PM
A man and a woman were hospitalized after a fire erupted at an apartment building in an unincorporated area near Palatine tonight, causing $75,000 in damage.
At 6:32 p.m. the Palatine Fire Department responded to initial reports of a person trapped on...
| Jan 11, 2012
| 8:30 AM
The High Wheeler Train Show, or "Harper's Train show" as it is known by locals of the Palatine area, is pulling into Harper College Saturday & Sunday, March 3 & 4, 2012. All model scales will be running - from the tiniest "Z-scale" up to the popular...
| Nov 30, 2009
| 6:11 AM
Part of a baby's protection against the H1N1 flu depends on its most natural interactions with its mother, but other measures are needed as well. Below, Tribune reporters address questions from readers about the swine flu virus:
Q: Do newborn children...
| Nov 2, 2009
| 6:24 AM
As more H1N1 flu vaccine arrives in the Chicago area, questions linger about the dangers of the virus and the effectiveness of inoculations. Here are edited queries from Tribune readers, with answers:
Clarifying who is on the high-risk list, when to...
| Oct 16, 2008
Led by Meg Vonderhaar's nine kills, No. 10 St. Francis beat St. Edward 25-9, 20-25, 25-17 in a Suburban Catholic contest. Kelsey Robinson had 15 service points and nine aces to lead the Spartans (22-6, 11-1).
No. 1 Benet d. Providence 25-6, 25-18:...