| Mar 7, 2014
| 7:42 PM
Roosevelt Smart willingly hopped in Ore Arogundade's back seat when he transferred to St. Viator from Palatine before this school year.
With the end of his St. Viator career in sight, Arogundade moved over Friday night and let Smart drive.
| Feb 5, 2014
| 7:55 PM
Louise Brough Clapp
Top-ranked tennis player of the 1940s, '50s
Louise Brough Clapp, 90, a former top-ranked tennis player who learned the game on Beverly Hills' Roxbury Park courts and went on to win 35 major tournament titles in the 1940s and '50s,...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 11:00 AM
It didn't last long, but for a short time in the 1840s the Mississippi River town of Nauvoo was the largest city in Illinois. While most municipalities thrived on trade, Nauvoo's propelling force was something much less tangible: faith. And that would...
| Mar 14, 2014
Joel Greenberg sat at his Westmont kitchen table, a bearish figure with curly gray hair mirrored by a short gray beard, in front of a stuffed passenger pigeon.
The bird looks like an oversized mourning dove, with stitches visible where the head had to...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 5:56 PM
ALEXANDRIA, VA. — Jorge Torrez, the Zion native who is charged with fatally stabbing two young girls there in 2005, has told his defense counsel not to make any statements on his behalf in a federal courtroom nor to cross-examine witnesses during...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 4:48 PM
Following his conviction at a federal death penalty trial Tuesday, Jorge Torrez’s life is in the hands of jurors who are expected to hear evidence that he committed a string of brutal crimes, including the 2005 murders of two young girls in a Lake...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 2:32 PM
Cancer Treatment Centers of America, the five-hospital network of cancer specialty centers, said it is moving its headquarters to Florida from Schaumburg in part to take advantage of the Sunshine State’s more “favorable business climate.&...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 3:39 PM
Records through Sunday; previous ranking in parentheses.
1. Curie 18-1 (1)
Undefeated with Cliff Alexander in uniform.
2. Stevenson 18-1 (2)
Rematch with Zion-Benton on Friday night.
3. Young 16-5 (3)
Played in Chicago on Friday, California on...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 2:33 PM
Police are investigating the death of a 31-year-old North Chicago man who was shot multiple times and found outside a Zion apartment complex early Tuesday, officials said.
Donta Cozart was pronounced dead at Vista Medical Center East at about 5 a.m.,...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 3:32 PM
Authorities have identified the 63-year-old man who died after a head-on vehicle collision this afternoon near Libertyville as Alexander Petropoulos of Waukegan.
The collision happened at about 12:45 p.m. on Route 21 just north of West Egidi Lane,...
| 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)...