| Oct 29, 2010
| 4:33 PM
Patrols have been stepped up this week in unincorporated Des Plaines after a Maine East student was twice approached by a man who grabbed her …...
| Oct 18, 2010
| 12:58 PM
In the coming months, six area fire districts and departments will complete training at the Orland Fire District's Command Training Center, marking the first time …...
| Jun 21, 2010
| 4:35 PM
A man hiking near Yellowstone National Park on Thursday was killed by a grizzly bear, the same animal that researchers had tranquilized, captured and released earlier in the day. Erwin Frank Evert, 70, of Park Ridge, Ill., was reported missing......
| Mar 23, 2010
| 1:35 PM
On February 26th, 2010, Patrick Naughton sold his 4 bedroom, 5 ˝ bath residence at 821 S. Fairview Avenue in Park Ridge, Illinois to Timothy Malisch. The home was purchased for $1,175,000.
Timothy Malisch is a physician and serves as Director of...
| Mar 24, 2011
| 3:23 PM
An sophomore at Prospect High School has died after the car in which he was a front-seat passenger failed to negotiate a bend in the roadway and hit a parkway tree early this morning.
Arlington Heights police said they had to cut off the blue Hyundai...
| Mar 30, 2011
| 11:50 AM
A police chase of a car believed to have been stolen in a carjacking and kidnapping ended this morning in a crash in Morton Grove that killed a man and injured a woman, a police official said.
Police are trying to determine whether a male victim, who...
| Jan 22, 2011
| 4:57 PM
As Orthodox Christians, Bahara Echmail’s family fled religious persecution in Iraq, arriving to Chicago about five years ago with dreams of a better life.
On Saturday, the family was instead grieving inside their West Rogers Park home after 17-...
| Jan 23, 2011
| 7:14 PM
A 20-year-old man faces felony DUI charges following a West Rogers Park traffic crash this weekend that killed a 17-year-old Iraqi refugee.
Chicago police said Sunday night that Francisco Campos was behind the wheel of the 2003 Ford Explorer sport...
| Jan 27, 2011
| 2:50 PM
A lifelong passion -- broken away in an instant. With a tiny camera and 10 screws, an innovative surgeon used medicine to bring back the music.
From the time she was a little girl, Donna Milanovich Srajer had music running through her body. But a fall on...
| Feb 7, 2011
| 8:54 AM
One of the recent Chicago Tribune Frugalista columns listed four ways to save on cell phone service. The online version of the column didn't end up including information from Illinois' Citizen's Utility Board, so I wanted to point out some of their...
| Jul 15, 2010
An extraordinary number of public school teachers in the Chicago region earned $100,000 or more in 2009, straining school budgets and taxpayer wallets and fueling the debate over what teachers are worth and how they get raises.
In the affluent enclaves...