| Dec 8, 2012
| 4:32 PM
When Mikias Tibebu was ready to come home after a Friday night out with friends, his father offered over the telephone to pick him up and bring him home.
The 18-year-old from Schaumburg assured his father he’d get a ride with a friend. A few hours...
| Dec 10, 2012
| 3:39 PM
A funeral and a separate memorial service have been set for a Schaumburg High School senior who was found dead over the weekend in an apparent hit-and-run.
Mikias Tibebu, 18, was found with critical head and neck injuries after midnight Saturday near...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 3:10 PM
It's like stuffing a car full of clowns ... A carload of TV stars with Chicago ties are among the 765 artists set to make funny April 1-7 at the 16th annual Chicago Improv Festival.
"I'm thrilled that Craig and I will finally get to make stuff up for...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 1:14 PM
Beverly Arts Center
2407 W. 111th St.
*"The Waiting Room" (U.S.; Peter Nicks, 2012) Shot over five months in an Oakland public hospital, "The Waiting Room" explores the state of medical care for the nation's...
| Oct 18, 2012
| 7:10 PM
Week 9 – Oct. 15-21
All games 7:30 unless noted.
TUESDAY, OCT. 16
CHICAGO INTER-CITY 2
Bronzeville vs. Gage Park, 6 at Gately
Hirsch vs. Dyett, 4 at Eckersall
Urban Prep-West vs. Juarez, 6 at Hanson
CHICAGO INTER-CITY 4
Johnson vs. Hawkins,...
| Jun 2, 2011
| 5:55 PM
About 40 moms, many carrying hungry babies, staged a "nurse-in" in downtown DeKalb on Thursday at a shop where a young woman said she was told to stop breast-feeding.
Many of the moms took to the sidewalks, accompanied by infants, toddlers and a few...
| Feb 2, 2012
| 5:46 PM
A man sought for more than a decade for a slaying in Schaumburg is in police custody tonight after being extradited from Mexico.
The body of 28-year-old Hanover Park resident Flavio Venancio was found in a pond near the Schaumburg train station on May...
| Oct 7, 2011
A new resume search claims more than 42,000 job hunters in Chicago.
Indeed.com launched its open resume search Sept. 14, but the site has been taking resume uploads since February, including imported LinkedIn profiles.
For now, the search at indeed.com/...
| Dec 14, 2010
| 5:25 PM
One reason families move to the suburbs is safety. Yet since 2008, at least 123 cases of attempted child abduction by a stranger have shaken suburban Cook County communities from Schaumburg to Riverdale and from Skokie to Blue Island, the Tribune found....
| Nov 29, 2011
After four years of delays, officials in charge of updating DuPage County's emergency radio network declared in December 2010 that they finally had reached a solution with Motorola to have a new system running within a year.
But instead of a modern radio...
| Dec 1, 2010
| 9:33 PM
William J. Bratton appears to be as busy in retirement as he was as chief of the Los Angeles Police Department. Since September, Bratton has been chairman of the global security firm Kroll. On Tuesday, he was named to the......