| Nov 8, 2012
| 4:03 PM
Basketball rosters and 2012-13 schedules for Illinois-Chicago, Loyola and Northern Illinois:
Kelsey Barlow*/Sr. /6-5/200/Indianapolis
Daniel Barnes/Sr. /6-2/168/Oak...
| Nov 9, 2012
| 10:44 AM
An emergency medical technician has been charged with the hit-and-run death of a Park Ridge man near the Axehead Lake Forest Preserve in the north suburbs.
Police say Kristian Hernandez, 36, was driving a black Dodge Challenger on Touhy Avenue in...
| Nov 16, 2012
| 1:09 PM
Though the Seminary Co-op's new digs will be almost three times the size of its former basement lair, the architects have worked closely with the bookstore's management to recreate the labyrinthine, wandering sense of discovery.
For Stanley Tigerman,...
| Nov 17, 2012
| 4:13 PM
A 24-year-old woman died this morning after apparently jumping into the North Shore Channel near Main Street on the border between Evanston and Skokie, according to the Evanston Fire Department.
Emergency crews from both Evanston and Skokie were...
| Oct 2, 2012
| 5:26 PM
An 84-year-old man died today after being struck by a vehicle while walking across a north suburban Skokie street this afternoon near his home, authorities said.
The victim, identified by the Cook County medical examiner’s office as Leon Goldberg,...
| Apr 30, 2012
| 10:02 AM
SKOKIE, Ill.—The St. Marys Cement Inc. plant in Charlevoix recently received the Land Stewardship Award from the Portland Cement Association and “Cement Americas” magazine as part of the 2012 Cement Industry Energy & Environment Awards. ...
| May 2, 2012
| 8:49 AM
Muslims have become the third-largest religious group in the state after Roman Catholics and independent evangelicals. Not to mention, the fastest-growing one.
That's according to a census of American religious congregations unveiled Tuesday in Chicago....
| May 1, 2012
| 2:16 PM
A panel of Democratic and Republican lawmakers on Tuesday recommended against Gov. Pat Quinn’s plan to close six state facilities, including the state’s only super-maximum prison in downstate Tamms.
The governor proposed closing the sites...
| Oct 20, 2012
| 11:57 AM
A Skokie man on parole for posing as a lawyer has struck again, police said.
Tahir Malik, 49, of the 7800 block of Niles Center Road, was charged late Friday with impersonating a lawyer, a felony, police said.
Malik is accused of telling a 65-year-old...
| Oct 30, 2012
| 3:38 PM
Cook County Assistant Public Defender Henry Hams found himself in an unlikely position today as his own criminal trial started. He’s charged with assaulting an assistant Cook County state’s attorney two years ago at the Criminal Courts...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 2:51 PM
Two sharply divergent stories emerged in court today during the trial of a Cook County public defender charged with assaulting an assistant state’s attorney two years ago in a Chicago courthouse.
Both sides essentially agree that the two lawyers...