Mark Chimon, 36, of Niles

Police: Child pornography found on phone dropped by vandalism suspect

A man who authorities say dropped his cellphone while vandalizing vehicles outside a Des Plaines business is facing felony charges alleging police found child pornography...

Matthew Habib and his wife Jennifer Polit are reopening Red Poppy Bistro in a South Elgin strip mall on Randall Road.

‘Always homemade, never pretentious’: Red Poppy Bistro is back, this time in South Elgin

The owners of Red Poppy Bistro are nothing if not resilient. Matthew Habib and his wife, Jennifer Polit, are reopening their European-inspired restaurant Wednesday, at 32...

Residents escape Libertyville house fire

No injuries were reported after fire broke out early Monday in the garage of a Libertyville home, authorities said. A passerby spotted the fire on the 1200 block of East ...

Hummingbirds like this one have popped up around the suburbs in the past few days.

Hummingbirds galore: how to attract the birds to your backyard

Like clockwork, hummingbirds have begun to arrive in the suburbs as summer nears. Native ruby-throated hummingbirds typically arrive in early May and grace the area with ...

Logan Hanssler, a Buffalo Grove resident and graduate of Stevenson High School, will be leading a team at the University of Chicago that is developing a satellite NASA will send into orbit in 2026.

Mission to space: College student from Buffalo Grove designing satellite for NASA launch

If sometime in the future you’re able to communicate over your devices faster and with greater security, you may have a 19-year-old from Buffalo Grove to thank. Logan Han...

Mundelein will honor current and former military personnel on banners in the downtown area. These are three of the honorees.

Mundelein to honor military personnel with banners

To coincide with Memorial Day, Mundelein will honor past and current U.S. military personnel on banners in the downtown area. Installation is scheduled Wednesday on light...

University of Michigan graduate student Tom Brady, a Maine South graduate, bided his time in the May 10 Big Ten Conference 10,000-meter run, a race he won in a close finish.

Brady holds off Wilson at Big Ten Championships

Maine South graduate Tom Brady held off St. Charles East graduate Micah Wilson in the 10,000-meter run at the Big Ten Championships.

Can healthy lineup fix Cubs quiet offense?

The Cubs are hitting just .223 in May, which ranks 25th in MLB. Cody Bellinger and Seiya Suzuki are back from injuries, so now what’s the problem?


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