| Mar 4, 2012
| 3:55 PM
A woman who suffered severe burns in a fire in her Schaumburg apartment Jan. 7 died early this morning from injuries suffered in the blaze, officials determined today.
Marjorie Brothman, 86, was declared dead at 2:01 a.m. at Loyola University Medical...
| Sep 28, 2011
| 12:55 PM
An autopsy performed on a Roselle man who authorities said may have been stung to death by insects was inconclusive and further studies are needed to determine what killed him, according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office.
| Jun 1, 2011
| 12:45 PM
Every Valentine's Day for the past seven or eight years, Roseann Szalkowski and Barb McMillan walked into the DuPage County Clerk's office to ask for a marriage license, and every year the answer was the same: no.
Today, promptly at 8 a.m. when the...
| Aug 25, 2012
| 2:01 PM
A woman who was ejected from an SUV during a crash on the Jane Addams Memorial Tollway late this morning near Schaumburg has died, authorities said.
The vehicle was traveling on inbound I-90 when it flipped for an unknown reason at 11:30 a.m. near...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 8:26 PM
A man filed a lawsuit Wednesday against the Chicago Crime Commission alleging the non-profit damaged his reputation by falsely stating he was a leader of a local gang in a law enforcement book.
Edward Arroyo says the Chicago Crime Commission’s Gang...
| Jan 21, 2010
| 8:14 PM
A standing-room-only crowd paid tribute to a beloved music director. Robert Green, son of WGN Radio political analyst Paul Green, passed away on December 12 from brain cancer. Current and former students, colleagues, friends, family and others gathered on...
| Sep 12, 1999
As a Midwesterner prejudiced toward things Midwestern, I was intrigued when a friend reported recently that she'd spent a weekend touring Illinois wineries with wondrous results. Not only is wine being made in an ever-growing number of Illinois locales,...