| Jun 30, 2010
For running a blue-collar western suburb, taxpayers paid Roy McCampbell $472,255 last year -- the highest total compensation of any suburban municipal executive -- and village officials now say they're not sure why.
McCampbell, known as one of the...
| Jan 31, 2011
| 8:17 PM
Four days after the owner of a Schiller Park tavern was found beaten to death inside his burned-out business, authorities have found a second body there, officials said.
A spokesman with the Cook County medical examiner's office couldn't say Monday night...
| Mar 4, 2011
| 4:03 AM
A man was hit and killed by a motorist in northwest suburban Schiller Park Thursday, officials said.
Leonard Daddosio, 41, of the 4900 block of Harold Avenue in Schiller Park, was struck and killed in the 9800 block of Lawrence Avenue, according to...
| Oct 14, 2011
| 5:35 AM
A Chicago man died after being hit by a car just after 8 p.m. Thursday on Chicago’s Northwest Side, police said.
The man, identified as 47-year-old Andrzej Papiez of the 3500 block of North Osceola Avenue, was pronounced dead at Advocate Lutheran...
| Oct 16, 2011
| 3:56 PM
A Schiller Park man has been charged with bashing another man on the head with a landscaping rock during a brawl that followed a car chase through the Northwest Side this month.
The victim required five staples to close the wound after the alleged...
| May 31, 2011
| 7:03 AM
A Naperville man attempting to help a family of ducklings safely cross Interstate Highway 294 was killed Monday when he was struck by a limousine, state police said.
Edward Gardner was traveling north when he pulled over near Schiller Park about 9:30 a....
| May 13, 2007
The rent is going up.
I don't know of a gentler way to put it. Apartment rents should increase 2 to 11.5 percent this spring, according to a survey by the Chicagoland Apartment Association, a trade group for landlords.
That's a huge range, reflecting...
| Jan 4, 2010
Whether you're trudging on a treadmill, pedaling on an exercise bike or taking on Roger Federer in a Wii game of Grand Slam Tennis, the machine will probably give you a reading of how many calories are going up in sweat.
In fact, no matter what you're...