| May 27, 2014
| 6:05 PM
A West Dundee woman driving down Interstate 90 near Barrington didn’t have much of a chance to avoid the deer that crashed into her family’s van over the Memorial Day weekend.
It came from above.
“We’re two exits from home, and...
| May 29, 2014
| 9:26 AM
I was shocked to read about the remap petition and that election officials are finding problems with the signatures of the petition that would put them out of a job. Who wouldn’t want to approve a voting measure that would threaten his or her own...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 9:41 AM
CENTRAL CONNECTICUT GOLF ASSOCIATION
May 12 Blackledge Country Club
May 19 Simsbury Farms Country Club
June 2 Hawk’s Landing Golf Course
June 30 ...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 5:43 PM
Nick Allegretti, Lincoln-Way East: Illinois
Brian Allen, Hinsdale Central: Michigan State Rudolfo Antuna, Crete-Monee: St. Xavier
Jamal Baggett, Oak Park: Akron
Brandon Barry, St. Charles East: Illinois State
Matt Biegalski, Wheaton North:...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 1:52 PM
SPRINGFIELD--Democratic House Speaker Michael Madigan advanced his proposal to make people who make more than $1 million a year pay a higher income tax Thursday, but a separate measure calling for a broader graduated income tax in Illinois failed in the...
| Mar 30, 2014
| 3:38 PM
With winter finally waning, Lake County residents soon will need to watch for detours and closures caused by new and uncompleted road projects.
The county will spend $170 million on roads this year, the largest annual expenditure for transportation in...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 3:23 PM
Will teenagers ever learn? You think yours will. Maybe so. But it's likely that was also the hope of the parents of children who were so shamed by nude photos of themselves that went south — how else can they go? — that they killed themselves....
| Jan 28, 2014
| 2:14 PM
In the hiring of Michael Bregy as North Shore District 112's next superintendent, the district has found an engaged educator willing to make difficult decisions, according to parents, school officials and Bregy himself.
Last week, District 112...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 5:21 PM
A 21-year-old Lake Zurich woman was killed in an early-morning crash today in Barrington, police said.
The woman, identified as Hannah McPartlan, was driving north on Ela Road about 1:35 a.m. when she appeared to lose control and collided with an...
| Feb 2, 2014
| 3:22 PM
The following items were taken from police records.
A 37-year-old Milwaukee man was arrested on Jan. 10 at 4:40 a.m. on Route 41 at Old Elm Road. He was charged with DUI (alcohol and drugs), possession of drug paraphernalia, improper lane...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 8:34 PM
An employee of Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital in the Barrington area was killed this morning when a snowplow backed into her as she was walking through the hospital parking lot, officials said.
Diane Shogren, 51, of Ingleside, was pronounced dead...