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National Angel Quilt visits Chicago area
The National Angel Quilt features images, names and ages of children who have lost the battle with cancer.
TIF districts faring poorly, towns use other means to make up revenue
Market values for properties are rising again, but - shocking spoiler alert to follow - the state assessments lag woefully behind, and could soon cost taxpayers extra money.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Man Held On $2M Bond For Palatine Punching Death
Bond was set at $2 million Tuesday for a man charged with fatally punching a northwest suburban man nearly two weeks ago in Palatine.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Mount Pleasant receives TIFD proposal for southwest side
Today's Paper, also known as the e-Edition, is an online replica of the printed newspaper.
Evanston pitches water deal to Park Ridge
Evanston may be willing to foot some of the costs of a needed transmission line that would carry water to Park Ridge and two other communities.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Palatine man injured in bar fight dies
A Palatine man seriously injured during a fight outside a bar has died 10 days after the injury, according to the Cook County medical examiner's office.
Palatine man dies 10 days after altercation outside bar
A man who was seriously injured during an altercation outside a Palatine bar earlier this month has died, authorities said today.
Proposed tax district could back development near Mount Pleasant business park
Construction started June 25 for Land & Lakes Development's 132,000-square-foot spec building in Mount Pleasant east of Interstate 94. Mount Pleasant officials pursuing $155 million in development envisioned for a 300-acre site are considering creating a new tax district to pay for infrastructure work.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Kimberly Jones named to Maine Township board
Kimberly Jones of Park Ridge has been appointed to fill a vacancy on the Maine Township board.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Quinn signs legislation to combat flooding
The plan was proposed by the Chicago Democrat during his annual "State of the State" address earlier this year and sponsored by Democratic state Sen. Dan Kotowski of Park Ridge and state Rep. Elaine Nekritz of Northbrook.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Warrant issued for Elgin man accused of stabbing wife
ELENA FERRARINemail@example.comRigoberto Catalan, 56, of the 600 block of Shenandoah Trail in Elgin, is accused of stabbing his wife Monday night.
Palatine man accused of punching 26-year-old during late-night brawl
A Palatine man accused of punching a 26-year-old Palatine man outside a downtown bar, leaving him critically injured, faces a felony aggravated battery charge, police said.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Man hospitalized after Palatine bar fight
Palatine paramedics and firefighters responded to Pops Bar and Grill, 19 N. Bothwell St., shortly after 11:30 p.m. on Friday because of a fight, officials said.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
301 Moved Permanently
Video: Sales tax hike a strong possibility in Wilmette's future
In January, Wilmette Village President Bob Bielinski said village residents would have to talk this year about how to pay for Wilmette's increasingly unmet capital needs.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Cops: Teens Attacked Adult Near Taste Of Park Ridge
The alleged beating of a man by teenagers amid a large crowd in northwest suburban Park Ridge's Hinkley Park last weekend was caught on video, Pioneer Press is reporting.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
My FOX Chicago
Teens charged with attacking man near Taste of Park Ridge
Three teenagers have been charged with attacking a 48-year-old man inside a crowded park during last weekend's Taste of Park Ridge, Pioneer Press reports.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
My FOX Chicago
Bicyclist fatally struck by vehicle in Niles
Jeremy Ghisols, 39, of the 5500 block of North Mulligan Avenue, was stuck by a vehicle Friday while riding a bike in the 6800 block of West Howard Street, according to the Cook County Medical Examiner's office.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
My FOX Chicago
Boy, 3, dies one day after plunging from second-story window
A 3-year-old boy died Wednesday evening, one day after he fell from a second-story window on the Northwest Side.
2 Investigators: Postmaster Taking Long Breaks In Middle Of Work Day
The postal system is in financial trouble but the CBS 2 Investigators uncovered a boss at the federal agency who is anywhere but at work in the middle of his government day.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Canon City Daily Record Newspaper
Sister Kathleen McNamara honored with Spirit of St. Scholastica Award
Sister Kathleen McNamara, O.S.B., a former teacher and administrator of St. Scholastica Academy, right, poses during an awards event with one of her former piano students, Marcia Vigil Mally.