| Apr 7, 2014
| 4:24 PM
Glencoe police said Monday that a body found over the weekend near the Edens Expressway spur ramp in Northbrook has been identified as that of an 82-year-old Glencoe man missing since January.
Glencoe police Deputy Chief Alan Kebby said the Cook County...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 5:33 AM
The house where a shooting took place in Northfield Wednesday is rented by the manager of troubled rapper Chief Keef, said Viktor Mehta, who manages the property for the owner.
Northfield police said this afternoon that the shooting remains under...
| Mar 19, 2014
Michael J. Howlett Jr., son of a former Illinois secretary of state, was an accomplished attorney, popular law professor and a Cook County judge.
"He was one of the best judges and nicest men I ever met," said Judge William Bauer of the 7th U.S. Circuit...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 8:22 AM
The signs spread across the floor of a high-end Chicago printer's office on this winter Friday afternoon probably should seem disjointed or abstract.
"< LEFT Worker Rigging a Steel Beam," says one. "V BELOW North Tower Foundation Slab." "World Trade...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 12:29 PM
Susan L. Abrams has been appointed chief executive officer of the Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center, in Skokie. She succeeds Rick Hirschhaut, who recently stepped down as the institution’s first executive director.
Abrams, 49, has...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 10:00 PM
I always enjoy sharing the fun and interesting events that go on in Chicago's Geek and Nerd Community, especially when they involve combining the arts, like music and comic books.
One such event is taking place at AW YEAH Comics, the comic shop owned by...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 3:30 AM
A former cop convicted of a lurid kidnapping and torture plot is asking to be released from solitary confinement at the federal jail in downtown Chicago, saying he has been unfairly confined because of letters he wrote against the star witness in the...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 5:23 PM
A West Pullman man who authorities say fled police at high speeds, ending in a crash that ejected and killed his passenger last week on the Far South Side, died himself Monday, authorities said.
Glenn Jones, 27, had been charged with reckless homicide,...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 10:34 AM
You sit there, enjoying the heck out of a breezy production of “The God of Isaac,” but wondering when the pot will boil.
That’s the neat thing about this production at Coral Springs’ Broward Stage Door Theatre: it’s a...
| Apr 13, 2014
| 4:48 PM
A West Pullman man was denied bail Sunday after prosecutors said he fled police at high speeds and his passenger died after being ejected from the car in a subsequent crash.
Glenn Jones, 27, is charged with reckless homicide, aggravated fleeing and...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 2:54 PM
Authorities are investigating after “multiple’’ people stole a vehicle from a motorist at gunpoint this afternoon in a parking lot for the CTA’s Skokie Swift in north suburban Skokie, police said.
It happened about 2:20 p.m. at...