| Jun 14, 2011
| 4:34 PM
After nearly a two year hiatus, the Wilmette Park District Real Estate Commission came out of hibernation to consider a piece of lakefront land that …...
| Sep 13, 2010
Tribune Co.'s junior creditors are asking a bankruptcy judge for the right to sue Sam Zell and others involved in his 2007 buyout that left the company loaded with debt.
The request made by the official committee of unsecured creditors came in a court...
| Oct 27, 2011
| 4:13 PM
JOHNNIE R. BETSON 1928 – 2011
Johnnie Richard Betson, Jr. was born in Fort Worth Texas on December 6, 1928 and was raised by his loving parents Johnnie Richard Sr. and Prebble Carey.
Johnnie joined the Marines the day after graduating from high...
| Oct 31, 2011
| 9:28 PM
The judge in Tribune Co.'s bankruptcy case on Monday rejected two competing plans for reorganizing the company, leaving the Chapter 11 proceeding unresolved after nearly three contentious years in court.
In an expansive 126-page opinion, U.S....
| Nov 27, 2011
On Nov. 8, a two-page letter appeared on Tribune Co.'s bankruptcy court docket, wedged between the usual stream of motions and lawyer fee applications.
It was written to the judge by an angry and bewildered Colorado investor named Mark Lies, who had...
| Dec 2, 2009
Sam Zell, the real estate mogul who took Tribune Co. private a year before the media company was forced to enter bankruptcy protection, is stepping down from the CEO post.
Tribune said Wednesday that Tribune's chief operating officer, Randy Michaels,...
| Sep 12, 2001
America's sense of security was smashed with apocalyptic fury Tuesday when the most destructive and meticulously planned terror attack in history shattered two of the country's most potent symbols.
Shortly after leaving Boston, American Airlines Flight...