| Jan 3, 2013
The first word you see on the front page of this newspaper may be Chicago, but some of the most important stories you read here every day happen outside the city limits.
The Tribune has a team of photographers, reporters and editors in three bureaus...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 11:48 AM
James J. O’Donnell Jr., 65, of La Crescenta, CA, passed away Saturday, Dec. 8, 2012, in the Hospice Unit at VA Sepulveda Ambulatory Care Center in North Hills, CA. Born May 8, 1947, he was a 1965 graduate of Forest View High School in Arlington...
| Nov 29, 2012
| 10:20 AM
Three dogs were killed in an apartment fire in Naperville.
It happened Wednesday afternoon inside a two-story apartment complex.
Firefighters arrived to find heavy smoke in an unoccupied apartment on the first floor.
They put out the fire within 10...
| Dec 1, 2012
| 1:21 PM
A man who allegedly stole from patients and workers at a Naperville hospital has been charged with burglary after using a stolen credit card to buy gas and cigarettes.
Naperville police responded Thursday afternoon to a call of a theft at Edward...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 4:06 PM
Records through Saturday; previous in parentheses.
1. Young 2-0 (1)
Dolphins host elite tourney this weekend.
2. Montini 6-0 (2)
Beat St. Edward 71-9.
3. Marist 6-0 (3)
Hosts No. 9 Fenwick on Saturday.
4. Marian Catholic 6-0 (4)
| May 9, 2013
In the face of troubling childhood obesity rates and what it sees as low milk consumption rates, the dairy industry says it has a solution: Offer kids flavored milk that uses low-calorie artificial sweeteners.
The only problem, industry...
| May 17, 2013
| 10:35 PM
Deanna Pirpiris, Chicago, Taft High School
NORTH & WEST SUBURBS
Courtney Ackerman, Wilmette, New Trier Township High School
Leila Ayoub, Arlington Heights, Buffalo Grove High School
Emily Bartusiak, Lake Forest, Woodlands Academy of...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 6:00 PM
A judge ordered a psychiatric evaluation Tuesday of the Naperville woman accused of murdering her young son and the little girl she was baby sitting.
DuPage County prosecutors, anticipating a possible insanity defense, want to have a mental health expert...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 3:36 PM
2 oz. SMIRNOFF® Iced Cake™ Flavored Vodka
1 oz. Orange juice
1 oz. Pineapple juice
1 top(s) Club soda
Build in a Highball glass over ice and top off with Club Soda. Garnish with sprinkles, a cherry and an orange twist.
| Oct 16, 2012
Consumers shopping for medicine on the Internet often are getting convenience, a good price and the cloak of privacy, but they may not be getting the real thing.
A burgeoning multibillion-dollar industry of counterfeit drugs — ranging from AIDS...
| Mar 17, 2013
A Plainfield man was enveloped in a "fog of rage" when he turned abruptly in front of a motorcyclist and caused a fatal crash last year, a DuPage County prosecutor said Friday at the conclusion of the man's trial.
After hearing closing arguments, DuPage...