After an unusually snow-free early winter, the final weeks of winter 2012-2013 have seen a series of snowfalls in the Chicago area that have been enough to close schools, cancel events, and disrupt travel. Even as we are now in meteorological spring, the snow continues.
Kane County gets a hand moving horses, goats and more impounded animals after cruelty charges More than 100 volunteers turned out Tuesday to move about 90 abused animals to two farms in Kane County after their owner was charged with animal cruelty. […]
The team's hot pursuit of Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett didn't work out, but general manager Phil Emery fired quickly at the outset of free agency Tuesday, agreeing to terms with Lamarr Houston. […]
'We are building exactly the same building that was contemplated to be built. ... Buying it out of bankruptcy was an interim step,' says Atlas CEO Steve IvankovichThe agreement with key creditors would resolve the company's bankruptcy and theoretically enable a project that has sat idle for six years to move forward. […]