| Mar 4, 2014
| 11:04 AM
A DuPage County Clerk's Office employee is challenging State Rep. Jeanne Ives for the Republican nomination to Illinois House District 42.
Adam Johnson, of Warrenville, believes his work in the clerk's office can help him bring relief to taxpayers.
| Mar 13, 2014
| 2:15 PM
Winner, winner, chicken dinner! Except replace chicken dinner with doughnut breakfast. After four weeks, the Rodgers Forge Elementary Walking School Bus Doughnut Challenge has concluded. And the winner is: the Heathfield South route. Led by Marianne Lohr,...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 4:32 PM
NOW WITH TWO UPDATES! In this 2:25 audio clip from Rick Pearson's WGN AM 720 radio show "The Sunday Spin," we hear of the weird evasions of GOP U.S. Senate hopeful Jim Oberweis regarding Pearson's invitation to host a debate......
| Mar 14, 2014
| 4:32 AM
Friday's print column Win or lose Tuesday, state Sen. Jim Oberweis will leave us with an object lesson in how not to campaign with a big lead. A Tribune/WGN-TV poll conducted March 1-5 found Oberweis, of Sugar Grove, with a......
| Jan 9, 2014
| 6:22 PM
The number of sexual assaults reported at the Naval Academy increased slightly last year while reports fell at the other service academies, according to an assessment to be released by the Pentagon on Friday.
Overall reports at the three academies...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 3:20 PM
Naval Academy officials say an increase in reports of sexual assault shows they are making progress against the crime.
Fifteen sexual assaults were reported at the academy during the 2012-2013 academic year, the Pentagon said Friday, up from 13 the...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 3:15 PM
The U.S. Naval Academy announced Friday that criminal charges have been dropped against a midshipman accused of sexually assaulting a classmate at an off-campus party.
Military lawyers recommended to academy Superintendent Vice Adm. Michael Miller not...
| Jan 11, 2014
| 6:04 AM
The superintendent of the Naval Academy has dropped all criminal charges against a second football player accused of sexually assaulting a female midshipman at a party in Annapolis, officials said Friday.
Military lawyers advised Vice Adm. Michael H....
| Jan 16, 2014
| 10:33 PM
Richard Washington had a rare quadruple-double (23 points, 10 steals, 10 rebounds and 10 assists) and four other Menchville players scored in double figures in the Monarchs’ 86-38 win over Hickory. ...
Marcell Haskett had 26...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 3:33 PM
"You might call him 'The Leader of the Cult of the Unusual' " —Jules Verne
Edgar Allan Poe, whose creepy tales of terror continue to thrill new generations of readers, lived in a crowded household from 1832 to 1835 at what is now 203 N. Amity St....
| Jan 21, 2014
| 6:56 AM
The Gloucester Chick-fil-A received the highest rating by its customers for 2013, the second year in a row the eatery has garnered the national restaurant chain's honor.
The Gloucester restaurant topped the 1,700 other Chick-fil-A restaurants to receive...