| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
After writing this column for 13 years, I've answered somewhere around 2,700 questions. Some have been medical, but most have focused on pet behavior, from "accidents" (inappropriate elimination in cats is the most common) to aggressive pets and cats...
| Jul 16, 2012
Retail manager at Chalet Landscape, Nursery & Garden Center
Free educational seminar: “Watering Simplified”
Thursday, July 19, 6:30 to 8 p.m. and Friday, July 20, 10 to 11:30 a.m.
Chalet Landscape, Nursery & Garden Center
| Aug 3, 2012
| 1:14 PM
Moving into a new home in your golden years can be invigorating. Not only can you finally get that granite countertop and scrapbooking room, but you can also “buy” maintenance free living, energy-saving conveniences and even a sense of...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 5:10 AM
The 20-year-old daughter of a Cook County judge who presides over a drug court was among those arrested in a police raid in Wilmette stemming from a marijuana and ecstasy investigation, authorities said.
Wilmette police and officers from the Cook...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 5:28 PM
Police continue to investigate the apparent homicide of 20-year-old Colin Nutter, of Highland Park, whose body was found in Wilmette on Monday night.
At about 8:30 p.m. on Monday night, a girl walking her dog came across Nutter’s body in the brush...
| Dec 14, 2012
Thomas Lee Meighan Jr., convicted last year of hitting and killing a Johns Hopkins University student with his car, asked a Baltimore circuit judge Thursday to let him take back his guilty plea and go to trial, arguing that he did not know about some...
| Dec 16, 2012
| 1:32 PM
A Wilmette man died early this morning after he fell onto a glass coffee table, breaking it and causing severe wounds, authorities said.
The Cook County medical examiner's office on Sunday determined Brian C. Baker, 58, died of multiple sharp force...
| 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 13, 2012
| 4:00 AM
Wilmette resident John Grady said he likes his neighbors, but their daughter’s pit bull has residents on the block fearing for their lives. The dog has escaped on three occasions, each time showing aggressive, vicious behavior, he said.
| Oct 15, 2012
| 4:21 PM
Lori Klein Adamek, 67, passed away peacefully with her husband by her side at their home in La Caņada, CA on September 29, 2012.
Born October 21, 1944, in Wilmette, IL to William and Ruth Klein, Lori graduated from New Trier High School (1962), and the...
| Feb 26, 2013
| 5:04 PM
A Baltimore Circuit Court judge has denied a new trial for Thomas Lee Meighan Jr., the man convicted of hitting and killing a Johns Hopkins University student in 2009, according to online records.
Meighan, 42, pleaded guilty to hitting 20-year-old...