| Nov 23, 2013
A man who beat his girlfriend to death while he was in a drunken rage over the 2012 St. Patrick's Day holiday was found guilty Friday of first-degree murder by a McHenry County jury.
Robert Signorile, 44, a carpenter with a long history of alcohol...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 10:55 AM
With a state law legalizing medical marijuana set to go into effect Jan. 1, Lake Zurich officials approved on Monday holding a hearing to determine just how pot distribution or cultivation facilities would fit into the village's zoning code.
| Nov 14, 2013
| 10:22 AM
The man convicted of murder in the presumed death of his grocery store co-worker more than a decade ago, when both were teenagers, was sentenced to 26 years in prison this morning in a McHenry County courtroom.
Mario Casciaro was charged in 2010 with...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 9:35 AM
In the next three or four years, Lake Zurich officials say every one of the approximately 2,800 remaining ash trees on public property will need to be cut down because of the invasive emerald ash borer beetle.
But with an estimated cost of $1 million to...
| Nov 27, 2013
A 12-year-old girl got a series of text messages this summer from her mother's boyfriend, Woodstock police Sgt. Charles "Chip" Amati, according to copies of the messages obtained by the Tribune.
One message, punctuated with a text emoticon shaped like a...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 5:36 AM
Attorneys for former Mayor Richard M. Daley's nephew want a judge to force three reporters working for the Chicago Sun-Times to turn over their interview records, saying their investigation may have contaminated key eyewitnesses who will testify at the...
| Oct 6, 2013
| 7:28 PM
More than two years after the McHenry County state's attorney was cleared of misconduct by two trials, the fallout over the ill-fated effort to prosecute the prosecutor continues.
Now, in a highly unusual turn, the state's attorney, as a private...
| Oct 3, 2013
With a new executive director and the planned adoption of a new science, technology, engineering and math program set for next year, the Lake County High Schools Technology Campus in Grayslake is aiming to change the stigma associated with a traditional...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 5:47 AM
In a major victory for Gov. Pat Quinn, a key regional planning committee has approved his controversial proposal for a new $1.3 billion toll road that would serve primarily as a trucking corridor linking interstates in Illinois and Indiana.
| Oct 9, 2013
| 7:26 PM
The Chicago region's main planning agency turned thumbs-down Wednesday on Gov. Pat Quinn's proposed Illiana Corridor amid charges that the governor was playing political hardball to get the project approved.
The board of the Chicago Metropolitan...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 3:13 PM
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