| Nov 4, 2013
| 1:43 PM
The tax levy in School District 28 might increase as much as 3.75 percent, bringing the total collected to $31.9 million, if the initial estimates approved by the school board hold up.
But district officials say it's more likely that the rate would...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 12:38 PM
Chicago rapper Chief Keef got permission from a Cook County judge Friday to enter a private drug treatment facility out of state after the rapper tested positive for marijuana, officials said.
Keef, whose real name is Keith Cozart, was in court again at...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 5:54 AM
A semi trailer hauling potatoes hit the center wall on the Edens Expressway and flipped into oncoming traffic Friday night in Skokie.
The crash happened about 9:10 p.m. on Interstate 94 near Dempster Avenue. The semi was southbound and ended up in...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Three seasons into 2 Broke Girls, it still happens. People are shocked when they find out Jonathan Kite is a regular American guy from Skokie, Ill., and not Oleg, the lecherous short-order cook who perpetually harasses— er, flirts with Max (Kat...
| Oct 28, 2013
The three people who died when their vehicle was struck by a garbage truck in Glenview earlier this month were honored recently during a wake in Niles attended by more than 250 people.
Chicago residents Won Suk Lim, 56, his wife Jung Ran Min, 50, and...
| Nov 28, 2013
| 2:17 PM
A Skokie, Ill., police officer is facing abuse charges and up to five years in prison for allegedly shoving a woman so hard that she flew across a jail cell and slammed into a bench, shattering the bones in her face.
It was an incident caught on video,...
| Dec 3, 2013
The following were taken from police reports.
A 26-year-old Highland Park man was stopped on Lake Cook Road and Skokie Highway on Nov. 30 and charged with driving with a suspended license, driving without insurance and having unlawful back-...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 9:13 AM
Lori Bein is the new Arlington Heights School District 25 superintendent.
A three-year contract was approved Thursday at a special meeting in which the school board members present all voted yes but made no comments. School board Vice President Susan...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 12:00 PM
With the words "This is London," Edward R. Murrow's groundbreaking radio broadcasts from 1939 to 1941 brought the Blitz into America's living rooms. On Sunday, September 29 at 2 p.m. Chicago Tribune editorial board member Greg Burns will discuss the new...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 10:12 AM
Security video and graphics on a T-shirt led police to a 25-year-old Glenview man who has been charged in connection with a series of burglaries to vehicles committed at the Michigan Shores Club and Gillson Park in Wilmette, officials said.
| Sep 9, 2013
| 4:32 AM
If the new-car market is a Big Mac, full-size sedans would amount to only the sesame seeds. They're a sliver of the auto market, accounting for just 3.5% of new-car sales in the first seven months of 2013. Still, automakers......