Category: Miscellaneous

Metra train strikes car

by KEVIN GROSS A Metra train struck a car and injured a person at about 1:10 p.m. Monday, Feb. 19, at the railroad crossing at North Nagle Avenue between North Avondale Avenue and North...

NEIU talk features Woodward, Bernstein

by CYRYL JAKUBOWSKI Journalists Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein, whose reporting on the Watergate scandal in the 1970s led to the resignation of former President Richard Nixon, blasted President Donald Trump and discussed investigative...

Complaint charges cops made racist remarks on housing plan

Complaint charges cops made racist remarks on housing plan

by BRIAN NADIG A complaint charging that 31 Chicago police officers made "racially charged" comments regarding a mixed-income housing proposal at 5150 N. Northwest Hwy. has been filed with the Civilian Office of Police...

Village mulls contractor license suspensions

Village mulls contractor license suspensions

The Lincolnwood Village Board of Trustees at the Committee of the Whole meeting on Jan. 16 discussed measures that would grant the village authority to suspend or revoke licenses for contractors who repeatedly violate...

More new state laws take effect with start of new year

More new state laws take effect with start of new year

by KEVIN GROSS Following is a second article on provisions of state laws that took effect this year. Almost 200 new state laws took effect on Jan. 1, and Illinois Senate Democrats have released...