| Jan 4, 2013
| 3:03 PM
It was a typical day at the office for Bill Moseley. “I was lying on the floor of the house, ......
| Jul 30, 2013
| 11:44 AM
The Festival of Children Foundation is taking its carousel-driven fundraising techniques to the Chicago area this weekend.
The Costa Mesa-based nonprofit is calling the event "The Carousel of Possible Dreams." Participants will ride a European salon...
| Apr 20, 2013
When Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc. completes three deals announced in the past two months, it will own more television stations across the country than any other company.
The Hunt Valley company will operate 134 stations in 69 markets, reaching more...
| Oct 29, 2012
| 7:55 PM
For Bob Lee, things comes in threes: three bike rides around the country, three reasons, three generations.
Lee, 70, of Barrington, Ill., stopped in Huntington Beach and Newport Beach last week on his way from Vancouver, Canada, to the U.S.-Mexico...
| Feb 7, 2013
| 7:53 PM
A winter storm dumped almost 9 inches of heavy, wet snow in some far northern suburbs before tapering off Thursday evening.
A winter storm warning was set to expire at midnight for Lake and McHenry counties, with Cook, DuPage and DeKalb counties under a...
| Sep 10, 2012
| 9:53 PM
Wild Belle – built on the brother-sister duo of Elliot and Natalie Bergman -- has had quite a year so far. The band released a breezily enchanting single, “Keep You”; shopped a self-financed, self-produced album that attracted...
| Aug 17, 2012
| 10:58 AM
"Toast to a Cure" for Multiple Sclerosis
Friday, September, 14, 2012 Pinstripes-110 West Higgins Road in South Barrington, Illinois 60010 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Tickets are $75 and 100% of the profits of this event will benefit the Greater Illinois...
| Dec 23, 2011
| 3:10 PM
Former U.S. House Speaker Newt Gingrich’s presidential effort has launched its signature drive to put him and a slate of convention nominating delegates on Illinois’ primary ballot, but the state campaign shows no prominent Republican...
| Jul 1, 2011
| 12:11 PM
The budget chief for the Illinois House Republicans has been chosen to fill the vacancy left by the death of Rep. Mark Beaubien.
Kent Gaffney, 44, of Lake Barrington was chosen Thursday night by local political officials, and he said he will run for...
| Jun 27, 2011
| 4:13 PM
Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn, who assumed office after Blagojevich's impeachment, said today’s guilty verdict marks "a serious day for our state."
Quinn said Blagojevich's corruption conviction, along with that of previous Gov. George Ryan,...
| Jan 4, 2011
Q: Do you need a panini maker to make a panini?
--Carol Mackey, Barrington, Ill.
A: Not at all! Panini makers simply toast/grill each side of the sandwich simultaneously (panino is the singular in Italian) while pressing it together. It's the...