| Feb 14, 2014
| 4:01 PM
A 25-year-old Glenview man arrested for breaking into vehicles in Wilmette last summer was sentenced this week to three years' probation and time already served in jail, court records show.
Security video and graphics on a T-shirt led police to Robert...
| Jan 22, 2014
A Niles task force of residents and village officials is expected to make its recommendation next month on whether to overturn the suburb's ban on video gambling.
Created in October by Mayor Andrew Przybylo, the task force held two days of hearings...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 6:16 PM
A Des Plaines woman has been charged with first-degree murder after her grandmother was fatally injured when she was pushed into a chair this week, police said.
Lynn Marie Bingaman, 33, is charged in the death of Betty Knaack, 83, who was injured Monday...
| 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...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 12:30 PM
The following items were taken from police reports:
A 19-year-old Wilmette man was arrested on the 2500 block of East Lake Avenue on Jan. 21 and charged with criminal damage to property after an investigation into a Dec. 29 incident on the...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 10:10 AM
A Northbrook man has been charged in the sexual assault of a 6-year-old girl in Glenview, according to authorities.
Martin Flores, 25, was arrested on Tuesday and was charged with predatory criminal sexual assault of a child in connection with an...
| 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 15, 2013
| 1:41 PM
Keith Cozart, known as the rap artist Chief Keef, was sentenced to 20 days in Cook County Jail this morning after testing positive for marijuana, officials said.
Cozart had been required to undergo random drug testing after pleading guilty to a speeding...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 3:45 PM
A Cook County jury this afternoon found a south suburban Hazel Crest man guilty of first-degree murder in the 2011 killing of a hearing-impaired man in a robbery on the Evanston-Chicago border, officials said.
In a trial at the courthouse in Skokie, the...
| 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...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 2:37 PM
A few key facts on visiting the Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center:
Karkomi Permanent Exhibition: Features Holocaust-era artifacts, photos, documents and a German rail car of the kind used by Nazis to deport victims; also material on post-...