14 hrs ago
Salvation Army volunteers pack up holiday cheer
Volunteer Bob Dolan of Hinsdale, who works for Sprint in the Schaumburg area, packs canned vegetables into food boxes Wednesday as part of an effort to prepare more than 10,000 Christmas Christmas food boxes containing fresh potatoes, corn, green beans, cranberry sauce, yams, gravy and stuffing at the Salvation Army's Disaster Services Headquarters ... (more)
23 hrs ago
Elk Grove High School presents "13 The Musical"
A hilarious, high-energy show for all ages, "13 The Musical" opens Wednesday, Dec. 4, at Elk Grove High School and runs through Saturday, Dec. 7. Show are at 7 p.m. in the school's theater, 500 W. Elk Grove Blvd., Elk Grove Village.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Elk Grove Village proposes TIF district for business park
A proposed Tax Increment Financing district along the Busse Road and Elmhurst Road corridors in Elk Grove Village could help pay for aesthetic improvements, officials say.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Itasca native to hunt killers' ghosts on Syfy Network
Two years after he spent the night in a haunted California mission for "Paranormal Challenge" on the Travel Channel, Itasca native and Driscoll Catholic High School alum Greg Niecestro will be back on cable TV this week looking for ghosts around the world.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Leaking Kane County morgue freezer gets emergency repair
GENEVA – A broken compressor in the morgue freezer at the Kane County coroner's office caused two bodies stored there to decompose and leak over the Thanksgiving holiday, Coroner Rob Russell said Friday.
Northwest suburban police blotter
Anna K. Cabaj, 23, of the 100 block of Boardwalk Street, Elk Grove Village, was arrested around 8:58 p.m. Nov. 12 at Kohl's, 1500 S. Elmhurst Road, and charged with felony retail theft.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Tree-lighting ceremonies in the Northwest suburbs
Arlington Heights holiday lights: 4:30-5:45 p.m. Friday, Nov. 29, North School Park, Eastman Street and Arlington Heights Road.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
O'Malley to oversee new business opportunities for United Fast Food
In her new role, O'Malley will spearhead identifying and expanding new business opportunities with current and potential clients.
Another 30-year sentence for escapee Maday
Robert Maday, who escaped from custody and went on a two-day crime spree across the Northwest suburbs in 2009, was sentenced Monday to 30 years in prison.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Schaumburg Library Gains Deputy Director, Maintains 5-Star Rating
Index of Public Library Service, according to Library Executive Director Stephanie Sarnoff.
WHBF-TV Rock Island
Ill. escapee gets 30-year term for bank robbery
A federal judge has sentenced a bank robber who escaped from county lawmen transporting him to a courthouse in 2009.
Filing opens for Cook County offices, board
Today's kickoff of the Cook County election season became almost a social gathering for three incumbent members of the Cook County Board - Republicans Gregg Goslin of Glenview, who represents the 14th district; Timothy O. Schneider of Bartlett, 15th district; and Liz Gorman of Orland Park, 17th district.
Marni Pyke Ex-Metra chaira s bank link led to ethics inquiry
Just when I thought the dust was settling from Metra, a recent Freedom of Information Act request raises new questions about the power struggle between former CEO Alex Clifford and ex-Chairman Brad O'Halloran, including an unknown detail about an ethics inquiry.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Crafters, collectors gather at Fox Art and Craft Show
Elaine Hicks, of Elk Grove Village, browses the merchandise of Kathie Roller's booth Sunday at the Christmas on the Fox Arts and Crafts Show at the Kane County Fairgrounds in St. Charles.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Elk Grove family welcomes opening of bike bridge
The 46-year-old Elk Grove Village resident was struck and killed by a vehicle in May as she crossed busy Higgins Road near the Elk Grove-Schaumburg border.
Lombard picks new village manager from Tinley Park
A veteran administrator who spent time in Tinley Park and Elk Grove Village has been named Lombard's new village manager.
Business experts eye what's in store for 2014
George LeClaireemail@example.com Thomas Rowen, vice-president of Fifth Third Bank in Chicago speaks during a Business Ledger Newsmakers Forum at Meridian Banquets on Thursday, November 21, 2013 in Rolling Meadows.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
The Business Ledger
Owen Wagener & Co. sells industrial building in Elk Grove Village
Business Ledger news services SCHAUMBURG Carrie Wagener of Owen Wagener & Co. represented owners, Progressive Die & Engineering, in the sale of their 14,997 square foot Industrial building at 575 Lively Blvd in Elk Grove Village.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Women's Cross Country Honored at Athletic Banquet
At the beginning of the school year it seemed questionable whether or not the Harper College women's cross country team would be able to compete as a full team for the 2013 season.
More Northwest suburbs join in traffic crackdown
Four more Northwest suburbs have announced they are participating in the federally funded traffic crackdown occurring over the Thanksgiving holiday period.