Lake Villa man reported missing
Lake Villa police are looking for information about a missing 33-year-old man who has not been seen since Friday. Nicholas Steward was last seen driving a white 2008 Saturn, police said in a news release. He did not return home from work Friday, and a missing-person report was filed Saturday, according to police. Full story.
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Lombard pilot recounts Lake Shore Drive landing
Lombard pilot John Pedersen escaped injury after a mechanical malfunction forced him to make an emergency landing of his small airplane along Lake Shore Drive near the Buckingham Fountain shortly after 6 a.m. "It felt like the aircraft was breaking up," he said. Full story.
Naperville's Calvary Church debuts new sanctuary
For the first time yesterday, worshippers at Calvary Church in Naperville enjoyed their newly remodeled sanctuary. Senior Pastor Randal Ross called the renovations "taking care of God's house." The church draws more than 7,000 worshippers on Sundays. Full story.
Partly cloudy and 43 degrees today, but the sun will come out this afternoon, raising temperatures to about 69 degrees. Temperatures will dip back to 51 degrees overnight tonight. Full weather.
Construction continues on IL Route 120 in McHenry between Route 134 and IL Route 60. Lane blockages are possible in the construction area. People should find alternate routes. Full traffic.
Bears topple Steelers, stay unbeaten
The Bears' defense forced five turnovers and scored twice, and the Monsters of the Midway beat the Pittsburgh Steelers 40-23 last night to remain unbeaten. Full story.
Sound of cheers encourages Bulls' Rose
Less than a week before the opening of Bulls' training camp, Derrick Rose got a chance to hear some cheers at the United Center. Rose hosted a launch party for his new Adidas D-Rose 4 basketball shoe. An enthusiastic crowd of roughly 5,000 fans heard Rose speak briefly between a performance by rapper Big Sean and various basketball entertainment. "I'm feeling good," Rose said. "Right now my legs are good. Just trying to stay positive and keep my emotions from exploding knowing that the season's around the corner." Full story.
'Breaking Bad,' 'Modern Family' crowned at Emmys
"Breaking Bad," the brutal saga of an everyman's ambition turned evil, captured its first best drama Emmy Award on Sunday, while "Modern Family" won its fourth consecutive trophy for top comedy series. Full story.
Images: Red-carpet arrivals at the 2013 Emmy Awards
View pictures of the star-studded arrivals here.