| Nov 8, 2012
| 4:03 PM
Basketball rosters and 2012-13 schedules for Illinois-Chicago, Loyola and Northern Illinois:
Kelsey Barlow*/Sr. /6-5/200/Indianapolis
Daniel Barnes/Sr. /6-2/168/Oak...
| Nov 17, 2012
| 4:13 PM
A 24-year-old woman died this morning after apparently jumping into the North Shore Channel near Main Street on the border between Evanston and Skokie, according to the Evanston Fire Department.
Emergency crews from both Evanston and Skokie were...
| Oct 2, 2012
| 5:26 PM
An 84-year-old man died today after being struck by a vehicle while walking across a north suburban Skokie street this afternoon near his home, authorities said.
The victim, identified by the Cook County medical examiner’s office as Leon Goldberg,...
| Oct 20, 2012
| 11:57 AM
A Skokie man on parole for posing as a lawyer has struck again, police said.
Tahir Malik, 49, of the 7800 block of Niles Center Road, was charged late Friday with impersonating a lawyer, a felony, police said.
Malik is accused of telling a 65-year-old...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 2:44 PM
For 511 days, they hid underground in Ukrainian caves while fellow Jews were being executed by machine gun up above.
The odds that they would survive the Holocaust were slight, for they were dependent entirely upon themselves for finding scarce food...
| Oct 30, 2012
| 3:38 PM
Cook County Assistant Public Defender Henry Hams found himself in an unlikely position today as his own criminal trial started. He’s charged with assaulting an assistant Cook County state’s attorney two years ago at the Criminal Courts...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 2:51 PM
Two sharply divergent stories emerged in court today during the trial of a Cook County public defender charged with assaulting an assistant state’s attorney two years ago in a Chicago courthouse.
Both sides essentially agree that the two lawyers...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 10:57 AM
A jury today found a Cook County public defender not guilty of assaulting an assistant state’s attorney two years ago in a Chicago courthouse after a hearing in a case in which they were opposing attorneys.
The trial was held at the Skokie...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 5:20 AM
A cougar may have been sighted near the Skokie River in Winnetka,following similar reports earlier this summer on the North Shore, police say.
The animal was spotted at 8:30 p.m. Monday in the 1300 block of Willow Road, near the village’s public...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 1:30 PM
Hanin Goma, the Skokie woman charged with driving under the influence of drugs in a May accident that killed a 9-year-old boy, appeared in court today and handed a judge a letter expressing her feelings about the crash.
The letter was not read aloud...
| Jan 21, 2013
| 3:52 PM
The story of Skokie and the way it rallied a community, a region and a state to stand up to the racism of neo-Nazism is told once again in a new documentary that takes a fresh look at old wounds.
Last week, the film, “Skokie: Invaded But Not...