3 hrs ago
Vandals Toss Eggs at Car
Police are investigating a report of a criminal damage to property. It was reported that unknown person egged a silver Pontiac Vibe while parked in the 800 block of Timber Hill Road sometime between 8 p.m. November 27 and 9 a.m. November 28, according to Highland Park Police reports .
8 hrs ago
Lake County News-Sun
Mary's Mission to host annual holiday parties for the poor
Mary's Mission Toys for Tots Holiday Giveaway will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Dec. 21 at the Lake County Jail, 25 S. Martin Luther King Jr Ave. and beginning at 8 a.m. Dec. 22-23 at Mary's Mission, 642 S. Martin Luther King Jr. Ave. New toys for donation may be dropped off 24-hours per day at the mission.
12 hrs ago
Man Charged with Battery to Lake Forest Police, Paramedic
Caleb N. Pace, 24, of 3501 Green Bay Road, North Chicago, was charged with battery to police and fire personnel and resisting arrest at 11:18 p.m. Nov. 22 on Green Bay Road at Westminster after a cab driver reported a passenger was passed out and unable to give directions or an address.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Great Lakes sailors, veterans get holiday treat
Mrs. Claus, aka Jan Oerly, helps to escort Rodney Williams of the blind unit from Hines VA Hospital to a table, as the VFW in Antioch hosted 350 sailors from Great Lakes and 50 veterans Saturday from Lovell and Hines hospitals for a full Christmas dinner.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
After 20 years, Neighborhood Writing Alliance signs off
For the past 20 years, the nonprofit Neighborhood Writing Alliance has run writing groups in city neighborhoods, mostly in branch libraries.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
WHBF-TV Rock Island
Durbin, Emanuel, Rush react to Mandela death
Gov. Pat Quinn few figures of the 20th century changed the world as much as Mandela.
Chicagoan dies in 1-car Skokie tree crash; Dempster closed
A 23-year-old Chicago man was killed when his car struck a tree in a single-vehicle accident Thursday morning in north suburban Skokie.
Morris Daily Herald
Chicagoans at forefront of White House holiday decor
First lady Michelle Obama opened the holiday season at the White House on Wednesday, importing Chicago talent to style the world's most famous home into an elegant, fir-draped and fragrant wonderland.
Emanuel Names Grocery Task Force
Looks like two competing grocery stores in Chicago are taking their battle from the food market to the job market.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
We Tried it: Werq is non-stop dancing
You might get tired, but as soon as you head back to your seat, a new song comes on that keeps you going.
How to survive a Chicago winter
Our springs begin late with constant drizzle, melting in to hot summers that end too soon.
Eataly Opens Its Second U.S. Location in Chicago
Eataly , the Italian food and wine marketplace, opened its second U.S. outpost on December 2, 2013 at 4 PM.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Lake County News-Sun
Five file complaints of discrimination against firm
Five local men have filed complaints with both the U.S. Department of Labor and the Illinois Department of Human Rights alleging race and age discrimination against Curran Contractors, one of Lake County's largest road construction firms.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Get help in Rogers Park with signing up for health insurance
This was the 49th Wartd Democratic Party Headquarters during a campaign initiative encouraging neighborhood residents to vote in a 2010 election.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Lake County's Most Wanted: Yudiel Flores-Tovat
Yudiel Flores-Tovat is listed as one of Lake County's Most Wanted. Photo credit: Lake County Sheriff's Office Editor's Note: Each week, we will feature one of the individuals listed on the Lake County Sheriff's Office's Most Wanted list.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
National Public Radio
Around The U.S., Holiday Theater With Local Flair
Seven In One Blow , which plays at New York City's Axis Theater, is one of many recurring holiday-season productions across the U.S. that bring a distinctly local flavor and history to bear.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Chicago Walmart workers protest
Chicagoans joined in the thousands of planned national protests against Walmart on Black Friday to demand higher wages from the big-box retail chain.
Reader's Agenda Fri 11/29: Zombi, 'City Self,' and Zoolights
"Pittsburgh duo Zombi haven't toured in damn near seven years, but when bassist and synth player Steve Moore and drummer Anthony Paterra got the opportunity to schlep around the country for a dozen days with Italian prog soundtrack masters Goblin , it was clearly time to start packing the Moogs," writes Miles Rayer in Soundboard .
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Groups unite in fight on heroin
Curbing the county's persistent heroin problem, officials say, requires a united front.
Naval recruits enjoy Thanksgiving dinner in Palatine, Wheeling
Kayla Turrubiate of Fort Hood, Texas, and her friends play cards before having Thanksgiving dinner at the American Legion Post 690 in Palatine with other recruits from Great Lakes Naval Station.