19 hrs ago
'Millionaire tax' question to appear on fall ballot
Gov. Pat Quinn, seen here last week at a construction program bill signing, today approved a measure that asks voters this fall if income above $1 million should be taxed at a higher rate.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
16th Street Theater to Present Mariposa Nocturna: a Puppet Triptych, 8/15-17
Employing handcrafted tabletop and shadow puppets, Mariposa Nocturna explores loss, longing and rebirth in this gently humorous, darkly beautiful and emotionally resonant new work.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Kirk again calls for removal of VA hospital director
BERWYN – Illinois Sen. Mark Kirk continues to call for the removal of upper management at Hines VA Hospital outside Chicago.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
The Doings Weekly
Month-long Party for Pillars raises $42,000 for Pillars
When Pillars throws a party, it really throws a party. The group's month-long summer fundraising initiative came to a close on June 26 after hosting an assortment of parties and activities.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Springsteen 65th Birthday Bash @ Fitzgerald's
Chicago-area fans of Bruce Springsteen will celebrate his 65th birthday at "Dream of Life: A Springsteen 65th Birthday Bash Tribute" with singer/guitarist Bucky Halker and Friends, including Don Stiernberg and Steve Dawson.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
16th Street Theater Extends Em Lewis' the Gun Show Through 8/9
Artistic Associate and actor Juan Francisco Villa turns the spotlight on Lewis' relationship with guns as he shares true stories from the playwright's personal experiences with firearms -- from a farming community in rural Oregon to Los Angeles and New York City.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
West Suburban Medical Center names new CEO
Ottolino, 42, came to the position off of his post as vice president of Ancillary Services at MacNeal Hospital in Berwyn where he also served in the radiology department.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
YMCA And Veterans Help Teens Deal With Trauma Of Violent Crime
Iraq and Afghanistan war veterans have teamed up with and mentor young people who live in violent communities, to try to help them see life through different eyes.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Police Make DUI Arrest on Hibbard
The following information is from the Winnetka Police Department. An arrest is not an indication of guilt.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
FBI on lookout for 'No Boundaries Bandit'
The FBI wants to find a man dubbed the "No Boundaries Bandit" who has robbed seven banks in the area recently.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Chicago embracing creative treats at neverias
The mangonada reigns supreme at Chicago's many neverias. These Mexican ice cream shops have grown exponentially in the Chicago area in recent years.