10 hrs ago
Wright Way Rescue Gets OK To Locate In Morton Grove Building
Written by Pam DeFiglio, Patch.com There was a sense of drama in the audience at Monday's Morton Grove village board meeting as about a dozen board members of Wright Way Animal Rescue waited quietly for the moment the board would vote on whether to pass the zoning clearances that would allow the shelter to locate at 5915 Lincoln Avenue.
16 hrs ago
LGH volunteer program a boon for hospital and volunteers alike
Maria Neri, 37, of Niles, volunteers in the Childbirth Education Department at Advocate Lutheran General Hospital, contributing more than 300 hours in two years.
20 hrs ago
Niles Music Store Offers Lessons, Pianos, Tuning and More
Bob Frazier, an accomplished pianist and the general manager, was answering questions in the large showroom, where an abundant selection of new and used pianos, from a $600 beginner's piano to a $40,000 Steinway, are for sale.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Jamaican On Vacation Steals Cosmetics, Sundries, Police Say
Elaine P. Seymour, 44, of St. Mary, Jamaica, was charged with retail theft Dec. 2 at a store in the 5600 block of Touhy after a security agent observed her place 30 items into a handbag and exit the store without paying, police said.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Can You ID This Car, Possibly Involved In Fatal Crash On Dempster?
After a brutal car wreck on Dempster Street Thursday morning killed a 23-year-old Chicago man, police are asking for the public's help in identifying a white passenger vehicle which was in the area at the time of the crash.
Bourbon and Buddies, Crackers for Christmas and More
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Morton Grove Weighs Letting Wright-Way Animal Rescue Move In
Wright Way Animal Rescue, which rescues dogs and cats slated to be killed and adopts them out to people who want them, may be moving its operation to Lincoln Avenue in Morton Grove.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
With Nelson Mandela's Death, Film About Him Set To Hit Niles and Morton Grove
Nelson Mandela, who led the anti-apartheid movement and created a massive change for social justice and democracy in that country, died Thursday , according to the Huffington Post.
Driver, 23, Killed In Crash; Dempster In Skokie Closed Until 6 P.M.
Update: Skokie police have said John Khosho is the name of the driver who died in the crash.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Woman Threatened By Phone, Her Tires Punctured With 8 Holes
Police responded Nov. 23 to a 22-year-old woman who said she had received two threatening phone calls from an unknown male, even though she had a new phone number and only friends and family had it.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Arrests For DUI, Switching Price Tags, Theft, Drugs
Jaquan T. Malone, 22, of Morton Grove allegedly took unlawful control of the victim's cell phone at 6003 Oakton on Nov. 21, police said.
He Calls Himself Tex, But He's an Illinoisan Through and Through
Did you know Chicago was named for a wild garlic plant? The only president born in Illinois was Ronald Reagan? The ferris wheel, processed cheese, the game of softball, the fly swatter, the upright silo and the automatic dishwasher were all invented by Illinoisans? You'll find these stories and hundreds more in Roadside History of Illinois , an ... (more)
Niles Celebrates Hanukkah With Giant Menorah, Dancing, Donuts
Written by Pam DeFiglio, Patch.com As about 25 people stood shivering in Monday night's cold, Rabby Naftoly Hershkovich warmed them with his words, just as the giant menorah behind him broke the darkness with five bright lights.
What's The Most Expensive Home For Sale In Niles?
Among the high-end offerings in Niles, a home at 6936 Lexington Lane is listed at $819,000.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Niles To Save Costco Store And $1.8 Million In Revenue
Last June, when Niles' Economic Development Specialist, Ross Klicker, was making the rounds of Niles businesses, the management of Niles' Costco store told him they were thinking about relocating.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
See A Giant Menorah Lighting and/or Sing In Do-It-Yourself Messiah
If you've never seen a 9-foot menorah, come to the public lighting of one Monday at 6 p.m. at Niles Nursing Center, 9777 N. Greenwood, Niles.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
4 New Businesses in the Glen; Car Crashes Through Cleaners
Four New Businesses Opening in the Glen MOOYAH Burgers Fries & Shakes, The Curragh Traditional Irish Pub, Pinot's Palette and Mingle Juice Shop are all opening soon in the Glen Town Center.
1 killed in Lake Shore Drive rollover
A 24-year-old Niles man was killed and two others injured when a Mercedes-Benz rolled over on Lake Shore Drive early Friday morning, police said.The crash happened about 5:20 a.m. near Lawrence Avenue, police said, citing preliminary information.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Black Friday nationwide: shopping, scuffles
The holiday shopping season kicked off early, as several retailers began offering deals on Thanksgiving Day.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Black Friday Shopping: Local Mall, Major Retailer Hours; Advertisements, Deals
Woodfield Mall, 5 Woodfield Shopping Center in Schaumburg, will open at 8 p.m. on Thanksgiving, Nov. 28, and stay open until 10 p.m. on Black Friday, Nov. 29. The mall will reopen at 8 a.m. on Nov. 30. Full hours are listed on the mall's website .