The newest Chicago Police counterterrorism effort will involve assigning officers to high-traffic CTA train stations to randomly check riders’ bags for explosives.
The River Forest Village Board is trying a third time to lure developers to Lake Street and Park Avenue, across the street from Village Hall.
Oct. 24 12:34 p.m. |
Rebecca R Bibbs
Hyperlocal news site EveryBlock has plans to expand its coverage into Oak Park early next year, according to the village.
Oct. 24 7 a.m. |
Oak Park River Forest High School District 200 has created a 15-member committee to consider sites, costs and funding for replacing two 80-year-old pools.
Oct. 23 5:37 p.m. |
Rebecca R Bibbs
The Village Board has given the go-ahead to a townhome project slated for an existing YMCA-owned parking lot.
Oct. 23 5:18 p.m. |
Merlin and Magic — dolphins born on Oct. 16 and 28, 2013 at Brookfield Zoo, are turning 1 year old. These two dolphin care success stories are particularly interesting because of the different paths by which the calves reached their first birthdays.
Oct. 23 12:08 p.m. |
Pioneer Press staff
Target Corp. is offering for the first time free holiday shipping on all items, as the discounter tries to compete better with the likes of Amazon.
Oct. 22 1:52 p.m. |
The Trailside Museum is reopening this week with new exhibits after being closed since June.
Oct. 22 12:24 p.m. |
The Oak Park Village Board has approved an agreement that gives District 97 the keys to a Madison Street property as part of a tax deal with the village.
Oct. 22 12:03 p.m. |