| Jun 24, 2014
| 10:22 AM
The following information was taken from Elmhurst police reports:
A 20-year-old Bensenville man was charged June 15 with consumption of alcohol by a minor and public intoxication. He was observed lying by the street in the 100 block of East Grand Avenue...
| May 23, 2014
| 1:32 PM
As a cardiologist and president of the American Heart Association’s Midwest Affiliate board of directors, I’d like to applaud Rep. Dan Burke and Sen. John Mulroe for their support of the Lauren Laman Law, House Bill 3724. The bill, which...
| May 23, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Click on the image above to view an interactive map of suburban farmers markets.
7 a.m.-1 p.m., June 2-Oct. 13, at Burlington Park, 30 E. Chicago Ave.
Darien *NEW THIS YEAR*
3-7 p.m., June 11-Oct. 8, at Community...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 3:22 PM
Despite not having a first-place individual or relay team, York High School won the Illinois High School Association Class 3A Boys Track and Field Meet over the weekend.
The Dukes put up 40 points and were just four points ahead of Edwardsville and...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 2:35 PM
A trucker was trapped inside his crushed cab for nearly two hours Tuesday at a construction site in Elmhurst as the fire department worked to rescue him.
The accident occurred at about 11:45 a.m. when the bed of the truck, which contained dirt, fell...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 4:52 PM
An insurance company has dropped its unprecedented lawsuit that had claimed that nearly 200 Chicago-area communities didn’t do enough to prevent last year’s widespread flooding.
The class-action lawsuits were filed by Farmers Insurance Group...
| May 24, 2014
Bicycling enthusiasts in Highland Park can look forward to trail and sidewalk improvements this summer, as the city continues working on its 18-year plan to improve biking and walking paths.
Eventually, Highland Park is hoping to be considered a...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 8:18 AM
Try to check out a hot new book or movie at your local library, and you're likely to get put on a long waiting list.
Libraries in the Chicago area are trying to change that by offering a new online checkout service. Instead of having a limited number...
| Jul 3, 2014
Former York football standout Erik Westerberg of Augustana was named the 2014 College Conference of Illinois & Wisconsin Man of the Year
Westerberg was a staple at linebacker for the Vikings' defense during his entire tenure at Augustana. The award...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 4:25 PM
PINEHURST, N.C. -- The 114th U.S. Open begins Thursday morning at Pinehurst No. 2 in the sand hills of North Carolina. A 156-player field will attack a par-70 course that has so many unique challenges throughout.
As a primer for the start of the...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 2:31 PM
First, let me say I consider myself a good citizen. I pay my taxes (grudgingly). I fly my flag on holidays, and even days that aren't. I get teary-eyed during the national anthem at Wrigley Field. I put a flag on the grave of my World War II veteran...