When Najda Hadi-St. John, 11, made her first trip to mother Samina Hadi-Tabassum’s native India in 2013, she noticed a glaring absence of something she took for granted: books.
Sept. 1 9:52 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.
Sept. 1 6:30 a.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.
Sept. 1 6:20 a.m. |
Teens need nine-and-a-half hours of sleep each night, according to the National Sleep Foundation. Yet more than 90 percent of American teens don’t get even eight hours of shuteye a night.
A man walked into the Circle K gas station on the 400 block of Madison Street and approached the cashier. The man pointed a handgun at the employee.
The Starbucks on North Avenue near Harlem is set to close for a week in mid-September, a store employee says.
Aug. 30 7 a.m. |
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. |
The family of an Oak Park resident who died of bladder cancer alleges he was wrongly told by his doctor that the tumor was benign and required no treatment.
Willie Bourbon, Trey Cervantes, Connor McNamara, Jack Beneventi, Lloyd Yates, Tom Fiedler, Brian Collis, Fitz Stadler and Tommy Galanopoulos make the cut.
Aug. 29 3:13 p.m. |
Technology, especially hudl.com, is changing the way area high school football coaches gather information and plan for upcoming opponents.
Aug. 29 11:32 a.m. |