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  • 2013-2014 season now at 5th-snowiest winter ever

    2013-2014 season now at 5th-snowiest winter ever
    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...
  • Cops: Body found in ravine may be missing Arlington Heights man

    Cops: Body found in ravine may be missing Arlington Heights man
    Police are investigating whether a body found in a West Chicago ravine Thursday is that of an elderly Arlington Heights man reported missing last month. West Chicago Police Commander Eric Shipman said a partially decomposed body was found next to a...
  • Football | 2013 schedule

    WEEK 1 Friday. Aug. 30 Nonconference 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)...
  • Man held on $500K after being shot, trying to run down cop

    Man held on $500K after being shot, trying to run down cop
    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...
  • Indeed.com adds resume search

    Indeed.com adds resume search
    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/...
  • World's Largest Zeppelin: The Farmers Airship Makes A Stop In Chicago

    World's Largest Zeppelin: The Farmers Airship Makes A Stop In Chicago
    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...
  • We Grow Dreams, Inc.,

    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...
  • 100 displaced after 6-alarm West Chicago apartment fire

    100 displaced after 6-alarm West Chicago apartment fire
    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...
  • Man sentenced to 45 years in beating death of infant son

    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...
  • Judge upholds cop's firing over 'movie night'

    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. Sgt....
  • Railroad Days

    Railroad Days
    Thru July 7-10 grab friends and family and head to Reed-Keppler Park in downtown West Chicago for this fantastic weekend of fun! Railroad Days! Who: The City of West Chicago Park District What: Presents the Mexican Independence Day Parade and...