The following incidents were listed among the official reports of area police departments. Readers are reminded that an arrest does not constitute a finding of guilt.
Between answering emergency calls last Thursday, Elmwood Park firefighters made sure they kept one boot on the street and raised $1,000 for muscular dystrophy research.
Sept. 1 10 a.m. |
Illinois Governor Pat Quinn announced that he'll be living on a minimum wage budget this week, estimated from a $8.25 an hour salary.
Aug. 31 12:39 p.m. |
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Mark Stephens, chairman of Triton College’s Board of Trustees, was thankful for the good weather as they dedicated a new sundial and cut a decadent cake.
Aug. 31 12:30 p.m. |
On his 18th birthday, one River Grove resident received a gift from local police with no return policy.
Aug. 31 12:07 p.m. |
A volunteer organization sponsored by Triton College is seeking more volunteers with service on their minds.
Aug. 31 noon |
The annual LemonAid fundraiser, a River Forest staple stirring up money for local charities, is looking to sweeten the event this year.
Aug. 30 6:30 a.m. |
EDITORIAL: A new report from the Economic Policy Institute found that you — Average American Worker — stood still financially for a decade. Celebrate Labor Day if you wish. But do not do so unmindful of solutions.
The Starbucks on North Avenue near Harlem is set to close for a week in mid-September, a store employee says.
Aug. 28 5:13 p.m. |
One year almost to the day that Six Flags Great America deployed much fanfare to announce designs for the record-breaking Goliath roller coaster, park officials hosted a scaled-back ceremony Thursday to announce scaled-back plans for 2015: A celebration of the park’s 40th season.
Aug. 28 1:13 p.m. |