| Jul 27, 2012
| 3:35 PM
WASHINGTON — Sen. Mark Kirk, who suffered a severe stroke in January, met Thursday with Rep. Judy Biggert, who said he is “back on his game” and even wisecracking about his treadmill — which he calls his “dreadmill.”...
| Aug 6, 2012
| 8:13 PM
Reeling from the weekend attack that left six worshippers and the gunman dead at a suburban Milwaukee temple, local Sikh leaders Monday offered guests sweet hot tea, a vegetarian meal and an education.
They welcomed outsiders to join them for prayer...
| Nov 14, 2012
Former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert has conducted private business ventures through a little-known government office that has cost taxpayers about $1.8 million, a Tribune investigation has found.
Federal law allows former House speakers to...
| Nov 16, 2012
| 6:45 AM
Mr. and Mrs. David Mania of Petoskey announce the engagement of their daughter, Ashley Marie Mania, to Mark "Marcus" Werner Kroeger II.
Ashley is a 2004 graduate of Petoskey High School, then went on to graduate from Western Michigan University in...
| Oct 3, 2012
| 9:37 PM
George “Pete” Limburg of West Chester, Pa., died Sept. 24, 2012 at age 95.
Born Sept. 23, 1917, he was the son of Percy and Minnie Belle Limburg.
Graduating in 1935 from Hagerstown High School, he worked at Pangborn Corporation for 43...
| Oct 9, 2012
| 12:40 PM
For the first time ever, more than 3,000 DuPage County police officers, firefighters and emergency responders are on the same wavelength.
After years of delays, county political and public safety officials on Tuesday announced the full implementation...
| May 28, 2012
| 7:49 AM
Father and Son Outings
First Division Museum at Cantigny Park
Cantigny Park was the home of Colonel Robert R. McCormick, former editor and publisher of The Chicago Tribune. Now it houses the McCormick Museum, beautiful gardens, the First...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 7:56 PM
Michael William Beeghly, 61, of Somerset, died April 24, 2012 at UPMC Montefiore, Pittsburgh, PA. Born April 29, 1950 in Meyersdale, PA son of Lester Ray and Emma Louise (Dively) Beeghly. Preceded in death by parents, brother Richard R. Beeghly. Survived...
| Aug 22, 2012
| 1:45 PM
A Wheaton lawyer who took client money to cover his personal expenses was sentenced today to a stint in the DuPage County jail.
Peter R. Vogel, 66, was ordered to serve 14 days in jail and was placed on probation after pleading guilty to a forgery...
| Aug 28, 2012
A federal judge has dismissed Wheaton College's lawsuit against the Obama administration for requiring the evangelical Christian college to offer health insurance that covers the cost of contraception, including the morning-after pill, for employees.
| Sep 10, 2012
| 7:37 AM
Marabeth E. Belenski, 81, of Charlevoix, died Saturday, Sept. 8, 2012, at Hiland Cottage in Petoskey.
Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. today, Monday, Sept. 10, at the Winchester Funeral Home in Charlevoix. The funeral will be 10 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 11,...