| Sep 29, 2012
| 8:56 AM
The Illinois Department of Transportation will hold a series of public meetings in the Chicago area over the first two weeks of October to discuss the agency's future state transportation plans.
The informal meetings, which will include the opportunity...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 9:34 AM
Colorado movie shooting suspect James Holmes was charged Monday with 24 counts of first-degree murder -- two counts for each of the 12 people killed in the shooting.
Twelve of the murder counts cite "deliberation," and 12 cite "extreme indifference" to...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 7:08 AM
The man accused of opening fire this month inside an Aurora, Colorado, movie theater will have his second court appearance Monday, when he is to face formal charges.
James Holmes is suspected of killing 12 people and wounding 58 during a Batman film...
| Jul 23, 2012
| 8:14 AM
Stories of heroism, zest for life and a birthday celebration that turned tragic emerged as family and friends spoke of loved ones killed in Friday's mass shooting at an Aurora movie theater.
Almost all of the 12 victims were young -- including a 6-year-...
| Jul 23, 2012
| 4:01 AM
AURORA, CO -- Stories of heroism, zest for life and a birthday celebration that turned tragic emerged as family and friends spoke of loved ones killed in Friday's mass shooting at an Aurora movie theater.
Almost all of the 12 victims were young --...
| Jul 21, 2012
| 8:17 PM
WASHINGTON — Two service members were among the dozen moviegoers killed Friday in Aurora, Colo., military officials said.
Air Force Staff Sgt. Jesse Childress, 29, of Thornton, Colo., and Navy Petty Officer 3rd Class John Larimer, 27, of Crystal...
| Jun 28, 2012
| 8:12 AM
If you're looking to add the freshest fruits, vegetables, baked goods, cheeses and flowers to your dinner table, look no further than in your own backyard. Don't see a farmers market near your town listed below?
Check out the Illinois Department of...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 4:42 PM
Kelsey Forde and Marc Wilson wed at Newport Coast
A perfect California day blessed the April 28, 2012 wedding of Kelsey Rhoads Forde and Marc Devant Wilson as they exchanged vows under a majestic Georgette-draped Italian rotunda overlooking the Pacific...
| May 28, 2012
| 7:49 AM
St. Patrick's Day Events
Go to www.kidwinks.com to find St. Patrick's Day events and activities and tons of family friendly events and activities for kids throughout the Chicago area. Follow us on facebook for daily links to free events and...
| May 21, 2012
| 12:59 PM
A Woodstock-area man is facing multiple criminal charges after police said they found dozens of marijuana plants, 22 "fighting equipped" roosters, two dead hawks, weapons and nearly $90,000 in cash in his home over the weekend.
Among the charges now...
| Apr 13, 2012
| 6:21 AM
A 54-year-old Marengo man died in a motorcycle accident Thursday afternoon, according to Crystal Lake police.
John Winkelman was ejected from a motorcycle that collided with a Chrysler Concorde about 3 p.m. at the intersection of Illinois Route 176 and...