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  • Etel Billig, Chicago theater pioneer, dies after taking ill at her theater

    Etel Billig, Chicago theater pioneer, dies after taking ill at her theater
    Etel Billig, the co-founder of the Illinois Theatre Center in Park Forest, an indefatigable pioneer of professional theater in the Chicago suburbs and a Chicago actress with decades of work on the city's leading stages, died March 28, after suffering a brain aneurysm at her desk at her beloved theater on the previous day.
  • Kass: Source says WWII vet was shot 2 or more times with beanbag round

    Kass: Source says WWII vet was shot 2 or more times with beanbag round
    How many times did Park Forest police blast 95-year-old John Wrana in the guts with a beanbag round fired from a riot shotgun? Columnist John Kass reports that a source in the Cook County medical examiner’s office believes the wounds suggest two or...

    James E. Moore, leader with scholarship program for golf caddies, 1941-2014

     James E. Moore, leader with scholarship program for golf caddies, 1941-2014
    James E. Moore had a profound impact on the lives of thousands of young men and women as the face of the Evans Scholars Foundation, which has provided tuition and housing to 10,000 golf caddies since 1930. Those caddies had a lasting impact on him too....

    Bruce Rauner sounds too naive to be a good governor

    I keep reading opinions from people stating that many voters won't vote for Bruce Rauner because of his wealth. Well, maybe some do feel this way, but I would have to believe that most people are like me and have a hard time even considering voting for...

    Citation written after bicyclist, 44, killed near Midway Airport

    Citation written after bicyclist, 44, killed near Midway Airport
    A citation has been issued against the driver of a car that hit a 44-year-old bicyclist who was killed early Monday night near Chicago Midway International Airport. Elizabeth Lara-Salas, 37, of the 6200 block of South Mayfield Avenue, was cited with...