| Nov 17, 2011
| 11:00 AM
Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced today that Chicago will host the 12th World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates this spring.
The summit, the first to be held in North America, will at the University of Illinois at Chicago April 23-25.
The event is expected...
| Dec 1, 2011
| 1:48 PM
Shaking, sweating and swooning are par for the course among the passionate young fans of the "Twilight" series. But reports that a scene in "Breaking Dawn" has been sparking seizures in theaters nationwide has epilepsy experts on the alert and parents...
| May 11, 2011
| 12:59 PM
In Kristen Merrell's third grade class, it's usually all about pushing her students and herself to do more.
"You're really only as good as the people you surround yourself with and I'm surrounded by awesome teachers in this district," said Merrell....
| May 28, 2011
| 3:31 PM
An 85-year-old southwest suburban woman died more than a month after a traffic crash that killed another 85-year-old woman, officials said today.
The woman, Genevieve Kaput of the 7300 block of West 57th Place in Summit, was pronounced dead Friday...
| Jan 13, 2012
| 9:28 PM
A 22-year-old man died after being shot in the buttocks in Summit, according to the Cook County medical examiner's office.
Brandon Ulmer, of the 7200 block of West 58th Street, was pronounced dead at 7:09 p.m. Thursday at Loyola University Hospital, a...
| Jan 16, 2012
| 1:25 PM
Bond was set at $500,000 today for a West Side man accused in the shooting death of a 22-year-old man during a drug-related robbery last week.
Donzelle Long, 22, is charged with armed robbery and first-degree murder in the fatal shooting of Brandon Ulmer...
| May 12, 2009
| 3:37 PM
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Summit, IL (Images of America)
About the book:
Summit, fittingly named after its location astride a rise, was built on that low ridge crossed by travelers seeking a convenient route into America's interior. As a...
| Feb 8, 2010
Congressman Pete Hoekstra (R-Holland) Monday held an Asian Carp Summit in Muskegon to address issues to contain the invasive species.
Scientists, lawmakers, fisherman, and business owners gathered at the GVSU Annis Water Research Institute to discuss...