| Mar 10, 2014
| 3:46 PM
The following items were taken from police reports:
•A mailbox in the 2700 block of Cedar Glade Drive was damaged about 12:30 a.m. Feb. 28.
•A vehicle was burglarized in the 800 block of Benedetti Drive between 7 and 9 p.m. Feb....
| Feb 18, 2014
| 4:44 AM
A rare thunder snowstorm caused near white-out conditions just in time for the evening rush and pushed the city to its fifth-snowiest winter season ever.
Thunder, accompanied by lightning, rumbled through downtown and across the area as snow fell at a...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 8:36 PM
WEEK 1 Friday. Aug. 30
Ag. Science 22, Roosevelt 0
Buffalo Grove 28, Leyden 14
Douglass 12, Bronzeville 8
Dunbar at Bogan, at Gately
DuSable at Aurora Christian, 7
Dyett at Marine, 4:15 at Rockne
Evergreen Park 2, Little Village 0 (forfeit)...
| Feb 18, 2013
| 12:18 PM
A man who was shot after he allegedly tried to run down a police officer in the Humboldt Park neighborhood over the weekend was ordered held.
Roosevelt Hartman, 26, of the 100 block of North Laramie Avenue was charged with attempted murder of a police...
| Oct 7, 2011
A new resume search claims more than 42,000 job hunters in Chicago.
Indeed.com launched its open resume search Sept. 14, but the site has been taking resume uploads since February, including imported LinkedIn profiles.
For now, the search at indeed.com/...
| Jul 1, 2011
| 11:09 AM
There are just two Zeppelins flying in the world today. You'll see one of them over Chicagoland this weekend.
Today, I went to check out the Farmers Airship, the only commercial passenger airship in the United States. It was manufactured in Germany by...
| Nov 11, 2010
| 1:35 PM
We Grow Dreams Greenhouse & Garden Center in West Chicago, Illinois, for the purpose of providing job training and employment opportunities for people with disabilities.
Our mission - To provide people with disabilities the opportunity to lead fulfilling...
| Jul 11, 2011
| 6:12 PM
Kathy Jones was lying on a couch in a West Chicago apartment during a visit with relatives early Monday when she “smelled something bad.”
Jones, of Ashtabula, Ohio, said she then saw the apartment’s blinds on fire, prompting her to wake...
| Jul 14, 2011
| 5:32 PM
A West Chicago man was sentenced to 45 years in prison today for beating his son to death when the infant cried and refused to drink his bottle, officials said.
On June 10, Judge Kathryn Creswell found Gustavo Torres-Medel, 27, guilty of first-degree...
| Mar 10, 2011
| 12:16 PM
A DuPage County judge today upheld the firing of a West Chicago police shift commander who invited almost all the on-duty members of his overnight shift into the police station to watch full-length feature movies on consecutive nights in 2009.
| May 5, 2011
Thru July 7-10 grab friends and family and head to Reed-Keppler Park in downtown West Chicago for this fantastic weekend of fun!
Who: The City of West Chicago Park District
What: Presents the Mexican Independence Day Parade and...