| Jun 26, 2014
| 11:00 AM
The Lombard woman accused of stabbing her husband to death will be remanded to a state facility after being declared mentally unfit to stand trial, according to DuPage County prosecutors.
Anka Miscevic was found unfit at a Thursday hearing before Judge...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 5:28 PM
Orland Park police soon will have a new tool to help curb the rising number of heroin overdoses in the Chicago area.
During a meeting Monday, trustees approved the department's request for $4,000 to train officers and to purchase a drug that reverses the...
| Jun 19, 2014
The World Cup is under way, continuing through July 13. Because just about all the World Cup matches begin at 5 p.m. or earlier Chicago time, this is more an early-bar event than a restaurant thing. Nevertheless, a few restaurants are stepping up (and...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 6:15 PM
A Chicago man who allegedly said he was “going to jail today” moments before he repeatedly stabbed his former girlfriend with a steak knife was found guilty Thursday of attempted murder.
Jurors in the DuPage County trial of Demetrice...
| May 4, 2014
| 6:12 AM
Although Lombard trustees won't take a final vote on video gaming until mid-June, a slim four-to-three majority expressed support for allowing liquor license holders to have up to five video gaming terminals.
President Keith Giagnorio was the tie-...
| May 10, 2014
| 10:37 AM
A 27-year-old man has died this morning after a fire in west suburban Glen Ellyn, fire officials said.
Abdullah Rantissi died at Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood after being admitted to the burn unit, according to a statement from the Glen...
| May 1, 2014
| 12:14 PM
A stream of hyper teenagers bounded into Tom Tedeschi's band room at Lakeview Junior High School in Downers Grove for daily rehearsal.
The room soon filled with the combating sounds of trumpets, trombones, percussion and woodwinds warming up. Then a...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 9:15 AM
The discussion on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s new carbon rules has quite properly centered around cost. I have been dismayed, however, that the discussion has been entirely focused on
whether electrical rates will rise or fall and...
| May 11, 2014
Construction started on almost 5,000 new homes in the Chicago area in the 12 months that ended in March, but two of the top five communities weren't even in Illinois.
They were a short drive away, depending on traffic, in St. John and Crown Point, Ind....
| Mar 11, 2014
| 1:39 PM
A Lombard trustee and incumbent state representative are facing off for the Republican nomination for the seat representing the 48th Illinois House District.
Peter Breen, of Lombard, thinks voters are ready to see new faces in Springfield and says his...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 2:28 PM
School districts in Hinsdale, Elmhurst, Lombard and throughout the area are coping with how to make up for school days canceled because of frigid cold, and even re-arranging such important events as graduations.
Officials in Hinsdale-Clarendon Hills...